Requirements for the Master of Science in Data Science are listed below. Students must complete 30 credit hours, 12 of which must be at the 6000 level or above (excluding CS 6900, CS 6250, CS 6970, STAT 6250 and STAT 6970). All students will complete a Plan A MS which includes the completion of a thesis that will be reviewed by their committee.
Students are required to complete 6 credits of either CS 6970 or STAT 6970 and CS 6900 (a 1 credit seminar course). Furthermore, students must take 9 credits from the following list of courses (excluding CS 6970, CS 6900 and STAT 6970):
Students may complete the course credits for the degree by choosing courses from the required or elective list of courses. Only 3 credits of CS 5950 or CS 6950 are allowed. CS 6890 and STAT 5810 are allowed only if the topic is in the field of Data Science.