The Master of Science is designed to build computer science depth and research competence, and to prepare students for advanced careers in computing fields. If you are completing the MS degree, you are also well prepared for doctoral study in computer science.
The Data Science and Big Data concentration allows you to focus your studies on the in-demand field of data science. You will take courses on theories, algorithms, and technologies to develop analytical systems for disparate, complex, and small or large-scale datasets.
The Data Science and Big Data concentration will be an official degree designation that is shown on your transcript, indicating that you have studied key courses in this in-demand field.
After graduation, you can expect to either enter a PhD program, leading to a career in academia, or to receive employment as a:
Degree Type: Master's
College/School: College of Arts and Sciences
Program Type: Concentration
Class Type: In Person
Dr. Shan Suthaharan
Director of Graduate Studies
Department of Computer Science