Our multidisciplinary master's in data science program couples computer science, business, engineering, and mathematical sciences to create logical and innovative solutions for data analytics producers. Less than five percent of available data is currently mined effectively, our data science program positions graduates to manage big data and enter the job market in high demand. Are you ready?
Accelerated Master's Program is available for current Michigan Tech students.
Master's Program Overview
Data Science is a flexible program allowing you to explore and develop your own interests in a rapidly expanding field. Data scientists occupy a unique niche in a variety of industries, from retail to finance to healthcare. At Michigan Tech, you can research sensors, develop pattern recognition algorithms, engineer intelligent machines, interpret medical data to determine risk, make predictions using data to improve the power grid, and more. The important of providing data analytics and managing big data is growing daily.
- Accelerated: MS
- On-Campus: MS
Data Science Program Details
Choose a specific degree option or delivery type to learn more about the data science program at Michigan Tech. For international students, Data Science is a designated STEM program.
This option requires a minimum of 30 credits be earned through coursework. A limited number of research credits may be used with the approval of the advisor, department, and Graduate School. See degree requirements for more information.
A graduate program may require an oral or written examination before conferring the degree and may require more than the minimum credits listed here:
|5000-6000 series (minimum)||18 Credits|
|3000-4000 (maximum)||12 Credits|
Bachelor's + 1 Year = Master's Degree
Our accelerated master's degree program is a faster, easier way for Michigan Tech students to earn a master's degree. Up to approved six credits from your bachelor's degree can be applied towards your accelerated master's degree. Consult your graduate program director for your individualized plan. If you're thinking about pursuing a master's following your bachelor's this option may be the right choice for you.
Additional Program Information
Want to learn more about data science at Michigan Tech? Visit the department for more information:
Sample Areas of Interest
Select areas of interest to help customize your data science MS. Sample areas include:
- Sensor Networks