Master of Professional Studies in Data Science

University of Maryland Baltimore County

Baltimore, Maryland, USA
Master of Professional Studies in Data Science
Duration2 Years
LevelMasters Program
  • Students will get a fundamental understanding of data science through classes that highlight machine learning, data analysis and data management
  • Students will study courses like Introduction to Data Science, Introduction to Data Analysis and Machine Learning, Platforms for Big Data Processing and Data Management
  • It is available with pathways option and students are required to choose 1 mandatorily:
    • Project Management
    • Spatial Analytics
    • Data Science Analytics
    • Management Science
    • Policy Analysis
    • Cybersecurity
    • Bioinformatics
    • Healthcare Analysis
    • Advanced Computing & Analytics
Fees componentsAmount
Tuition & fees1397419 INR
Hostel & Meals780006 INR
Insurance179584 INR
Transportation170649 INR
Books87888 INR
Other Expenses118795 INR
Total1336922 INR

Entry Criteria

Class 12thNo specific cutoff mentioned
Bachelors3.0 GPA
  • Applicants must hold a bachelor degree in any subject with a GPA of 3.0 on 4.0 scale, or equivalent
  • Applicants with grades on a scale other than 4.0, will be evaluated based on standards for the country of their degree
  • Prospective students must have also completed the following courses at the undergraduate or graduate level:
    • One semester of statistics
    • Calculus I
    • Candidates must have academic or professional experience equivalent to basic programming courses.
    • Students who do not have formal undergraduate programming courses or on-the-job training are encouraged to use MOOCs or Khan Academy
ExamsTOEFL: 90

IELTS: 6.5

PTE: 61

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