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Saint Mary’s Mathematically Rigorous MS in Data Science, Primarily Online


At Saint Mary's you'll develop a strong mathematical base, an enduring skill set in an ever-changing world, that will allow you to take on complex data challenges now and in the future. Apply by Dec 1.



Master of Science in Data Science, Saint Mary's College, Notre Dame, Indiana

"Apart from MIT, there are few programs as mathematically rigorous as Saint Mary's." - Daniel Conway, Director, Center for Business Analytics; Director, MBA in Analytics, Loras College

You've heard ad nauseam that data scientists are in demand. But the most sought-after practitioners are those who actually write the algorithms used to decipher and interpret data. At Saint Mary's you'll develop a strong mathematical base - an enduring skill set in an ever-changing world - that will allow you to take on complex data challenges now and in the future, no matter what programming language you're using. You'll take courses in applied statistics with an application-focused approach to regression analysis and related techniques - knowledge companies prize in data scientists - as well as understand the algorithms of data mining, processing, and visualization. You'll also engage in a real-world practicum that involves developing data analysis tools and applying them to a pressing need at an organization.

Armed with a primarily online Master of Science in Data Science degree from Saint Mary's College, you'll be poised to take on data challenges and improve lives from the organizational level.

Complete your application by December 1, 2015 for Fall 2016, and receive your decision by January 1, 2016.

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