Master of Science

Data Science

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Blending disciplines to address the grand challenges of today and the future.

About the Program

Through transdisciplinary work and a stacked certificate curriculum, the MS in Data Science program produces generations of professionals and researchers who have the knowledge, skill, and ability to engage in data science processes and work. This degree encompasses a blend of disciplines to address the grand challenges of today and the future. The MS in Data Science provides students the training they need in data collection, exploration, manipulation and storage, analysis, and presentation in order to navigate data-rich workplace environments.

This program is offered fully online through Arizona Online.

Calculate Cost

To calculate the cost of your education, please visit the Tuition Calculator at the University of Arizona’s website.

Career Pathways

A M.S. in Data Science will prepare you for a number of fields, including:

  • Data Scientist
  • Data Engineer
  • Business Data Analyst
  • Artificial Intelligence Engineer
  • Machine Learning Engineer
  • Predictive Analyst Professional
  • Market Research Analyst
  • Language Engineer

Progress to the Ph.D. Program

M.S. graduates with strong research interests are encouraged to apply to the Ph.D. program. Admission requirements are the same as the other candidates, but M.S. graduates may be able to waive certain courses.