Degrees and Certificate

Education with Options

The 30-credit program is available on campus, online, or in a blended version with online and in-residence components.

Detail Comparison of Degrees

Credit *** Cost Exams Required Application Deadline
Residential M.S. 30 on campus

(In-State) *

GRE, TOEFL (intl.)

January 1

Online M.S. 30 online ~$13,109.00 * GRE (Waiver Available**)

June 1

Hybrid M.S. 12 online, then 18 on campus ~$5,243.00
(Residential) *
GRE, TOEFL (intl.)

June 1

Certificate 12 online ~$5,243.00 * No

June 1


* Valid for Fall 2016.

** The GRE is required for all M.S. in Data Science degree programs. If you have extensive work experience of 5+ years and/or hold an advanced degree in an applicable science field, you may request consideration for a GRE Waiver. Please email our Program Directors at with your most recent resume and scanned copies of your transcripts. You will be notified once a decision is made.

*** Credit and complete time: each course is 3 credits. So for a 30 credit degree, there are 10 courses. Normally it could be 3 per semesters with 1 semester as an internship so the complete time ~1.5 years

For international students: All residential part requires valid Visa. Residential M.S. can apply CPT and OPT. Hybrid M.S. can apply OPT.

How to Apply