University of New Haven

Master of Science in Data Science


300 Boston Post Road

West Haven, CT 06516

United States





Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Master of Science in Data Science

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The focus of the Masters of Science in Data Science program is to prepare students to develop the advanced technical abilities expected of high-performing data scientists, while also developing data science communication and leadership skills that are expected of top performing data scientists in the industry.  The program provides a rigorous, hands-on learning experience that prepares students for jobs in data management, analysis, and visualization.

The curriculum includes courses that provide key skills for data scientists, including deep machine learning and statistical analysis, along with key data skills needed to work with unstructured data and Natural Language Processing (NLP). Additionally, the program offers courses that focus on providing students with foundational knowledge in mathematics, distributed scalable computation, and data engineering. 

The MSDS program is a 30-credit program that is designed to be completed in one year.  This is a full-time day program with a lock-step curriculum schedule of 10 sequential courses. Included in the schedule of classes are a capstone project and an internship where students will be advised by a supervising faculty member while they work with an industry partner or government sponsor.

The Masters of Engineering in Big Data program is offered by the University of New Haven in partnership with Galvanize.  GalvanizeU – New Haven is the strategic partnership between the two combines the best of higher education and an industry-immersive experience. UNH is a private, comprehensive university recognized as a leader in experiential education.  Galvanize has a proven track record of bringing working and learning together. 


New England Association of Schools and Colleges

International Student Requirements:

Academic Transcripts Bachelor’s degree in engineering, computer science, information technology, mathematics, statistics, or science is PREFERRED Bachelor's degrees in other fields are welcome to apply, provided the applicant can demonstrate sufficient k

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: Yes

International Financial Aid: Yes

Average Cost per Credit (Graduate): 1600 USD

In State Tuition (per year): 48000 USD

Out State Tuition (per year): 48000 USD

Classification: Master's College or University I

Locale: Large Suburb

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