Distance learning Master of Science (MSc) in Data Science

Find Distance learning MSc Programs in Data Science 2019

An MSc, or Master of Science, is an academic distinction bestowed upon those who effectively complete a predetermined set of coursework in what is often a science-based discipline. The MSc often enhances career opportunities as well as earning potential.

Distance education or distance learning is a way of delivering education and instruction, often on an individual basis, to students who are not physically present on campus.

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MS Data Mining

Central Connecticut State University
Online Full time 2 - 3 years September 2019 USA New Britain

The Master of Science in Data Mining prepares students to find interesting and useful patterns and trends in large data sets. Students are provided with expertise in state-of-the-art data modeling methodologies to prepare them for information-age careers. [+]

Program Rationale: The Master of Science in Data Mining prepares students to find interesting and useful patterns and trends in large data sets. Students are provided with expertise in state-of-the-art data modeling methodologies to prepare them for information-age careers. Learning Outcomes for Program Graduates:

Students in the program will be expected to:

approach data mining as a process, by demonstrating competency in the use of CRISP-DM (the Cross-Industry Standard Process for Data Mining), including the business understanding phase, the data understanding phase, the exploratory data analysis phase, the modeling phase, the evaluation phase, and the deployment phase; be proficient with leading data mining software, including WEKA, Clementine by SPSS, and the R language; understand and apply a wide range of clustering, estimation, prediction, and classification algorithms, including k-means clustering, BIRCH clustering, Kohonen clustering, classification and regression trees, the C4.5 algorithm, Logistic Regression, k-nearest neighbor, multiple regression, and neural networks; and understand and apply the most current data mining techniques and applications, such as text mining, mining genomics data, and other current issues. Admission Requirements ... [-]

Master of Science in Business Intelligence and Data Analytics

Saint Mary's University of Minnesota Online
Online Full time Open Enrollment USA Winona

Master your use of big data, presentation, and business to explain the relationship between organizational problems and strategizing successful solutions. Affordable, convenient, and quick, the M.S. in Business Intelligence and Data Analytics prepares you to creatively analyze and solve business challenges in just 1 year. [+]

The online Master of Science in Business Intelligence and Data Analytics (MS BIDA) program teaches precisely to the three critical skills needed by data analysis professionals that are rare to find in a single individual: business intelligence, presentation, and data analytics.

The rapid increase and accessibility to big data give managers in all departments — from marketing and analytics to purchasing and HR, to business development and accounting —the power to identify, with pinpoint precision, the cause of organizational problems and the strategy behind successful solutions. Application-based coursework, including your choice of R and Python programming languages, is geared towards professional problem solvers. Those who need to answer questions like how their company can gain a competitive edge in business, where to save money in a supply chain, what’s the best pricing strategy, or how to optimize the workforce, benefit from this 1-year MS degree.... [-]


Master of Science in Data Science: Social Science Analytics

Utica College Online
Online Part time 20 months May 2019 USA Utica

The Online MS in Data Science - Social Science Analytics teaches students how to analyze and leverage big data to deliver innovative ideas and solutions in a variety of fields. Core courses empha research design and critical evaluation of data using theoretical models, as well as the process of making decisions and implementing solutions based on data. Specializations include Social Science Analytics, Business Analytics, Cybersecurity, Financial Crime, and a General option. [+]

The Online Master of Science in Data Science - Social Science Analytics from Utica College teaches students how to analyze and leverage big data to gain valuable insights that can lead to innovative ideas and solutions in a variety of fields. Core courses emphasize research design and critical evaluation of data using theoretical models, as well as the social process of making decisions and implementing solutions based on data.

This 30 credit-hour online Data Science program requires the student to complete 15 credit hours in the data science core before finishing their program with 12 credit hours in an area(s) of their choosing, and conclude with a three (3) credit master’s capstone project. The program is designed so it can be completed in as few as five continuous semesters of study (about 2 years).... [-]


Master of Science in Data Science: Financial Crime

Utica College Online
Online Part time 20 months May 2019 USA Utica

The Online MS in Data Science – Financial Crime teaches students how to analyze and leverage big data to deliver innovative ideas and solutions in a variety of fields. Core courses empha research design and critical evaluation of data using theoretical models, as well as the process of making decisions and implementing solutions based on data. Specializations include Social Science Analytics, Business Analytics, Cybersecurity, Financial Crime, and a General option. [+]

The Online Master of Science in Data Science – Financial Crime from Utica College teaches students how to analyze and leverage big data to gain valuable insights that can lead to innovative ideas and solutions in a variety of fields. Core courses emphasize research design and critical evaluation of data using theoretical models, as well as the social process of making decisions and implementing solutions based on data.

This 30 credit-hour online Data Science program requires the student to complete 15 credit hours in the data science core before finishing their program with 12 credit hours in an area(s) of their choosing, and conclude with a three (3) credit master’s capstone project. The program is designed so it can be completed in as few as five continuous semesters of study (about 2 years).... [-]


Master of Science in Data Science: Cybersecurity

Utica College Online
Online Part time 20 months May 2019 USA Utica

The Online MS in Data Science - Cybersecurity teaches students how to analyze and leverage big data to deliver innovative ideas and solutions in a variety of fields. Core courses empha research design and critical evaluation of data using theoretical models, as well as the process of making decisions and implementing solutions based on data. Specializations include Social Science Analytics, Business Analytics, Cybersecurity, Financial Crime, and a General option. [+]

The Online Master of Science in Data Science - Cybersecurity from Utica College teaches students how to analyze and leverage big data to gain valuable insights that can lead to innovative ideas and solutions in a variety of fields. Core courses emphasize research design and critical evaluation of data using theoretical models, as well as the social process of making decisions and implementing solutions based on data.

This 30 credit-hour online Data Science program requires the student to complete 15 credit hours in the data science core before finishing their program with 12 credit hours in an area(s) of their choosing, and conclude with a three (3) credit master’s capstone project. The program is designed so it can be completed in as few as five continuous semesters of study (about 2 years).... [-]


Master of Science in Data Science: Business Analytics

Utica College Online
Online Part time 20 months May 2019 USA Utica

The Online MS in Data Science - Business Analytics teaches students how to analyze and leverage big data to deliver innovative ideas and solutions in a variety of fields. Core courses empha research design and critical evaluation of data using theoretical models, as well as the process of making decisions and implementing solutions based on data. Specializations include Social Science Analytics, Business Analytics, Cybersecurity, Financial Crime, and a General option. [+]

The Online Master of Science in Data Science - Business Analytics from Utica College teaches students how to analyze and leverage big data to gain valuable insights that can lead to innovative ideas and solutions in a variety of fields. Core courses emphasize research design and critical evaluation of data using theoretical models, as well as the social process of making decisions and implementing solutions based on data.

This 30 credit-hour online Data Science program requires the student to complete 15 credit hours in the data science core before finishing their program with 12 credit hours in an area(s) of their choosing, and conclude with a three (3) credit master’s capstone project. The program is designed so it can be completed in as few as five continuous semesters of study (about 2 years).... [-]


Master of Science in Data Science

Utica College Online
Online Part time 20 months May 2019 USA Utica

The Online MS in Data Science teaches students how to analyze and leverage big data to gain valuable insights that can lead to innovative ideas and solutions in a variety of fields. Core courses empha research design and critical evaluation of data using theoretical models, as well as the social process of making decisions and implementing solutions based on data. Specializations include Social Science Analytics, Business Analytics, Cybersecurity, Financial Crime, and a General option. [+]

The Online Master of Science in Data Science from Utica College teaches students how to analyze and leverage big data to gain valuable insights that can lead to innovative ideas and solutions in a variety of fields. Core courses emphasize research design and critical evaluation of data using theoretical models, as well as the social process of making decisions and implementing solutions based on data.

This 30 credit-hour online Data Science program requires the student to complete 15 credit hours in the data science core before finishing their program with 12 credit hours in an area(s) of their choosing, and conclude with a three (3) credit master’s capstone project. The program is designed so it can be completed in as few as five continuous semesters of study (about 2 years).... [-]


Master of Science in Government Analytics

Johns Hopkins University, Advanced Academic Programs
Online Part time 1 - 5 years September 2019 USA Washington

The Master of Science in Government Analytics prepares students to become leaders in the data revolution. Students will develop expertise in analytical methods that are increasingly relied upon by government agencies, non-profit organizations, and the private sector. Through the use of cutting-edge tools and skills, students will be able to address contemporary political, policy and governance challenges. [+]

The Master of Science in Government Analytics prepares students to become leaders in the data revolution. Students will develop expertise in analytical methods that are increasingly relied upon by government agencies, non-profit organizations, and the private sector. Through the use of cutting-edge tools and skills, students will be able to address contemporary political, policy and governance challenges.

The Johns Hopkins MS in Government Analytics curriculum provides students with a broad set of foundational skills in statistical analysis and offers the opportunity to develop expertise in a specific analytical area.

Students must complete all academic work in a master’s degree or certificate program within five years.... [-]


Master of Science in Business Analytics Online Program (MSBA)

Wake Forest University Online
Online Part time 24 months September 2019 USA USA Online

The Master of Science in Business Analytics degree (MSBA) at the Wake Forest University School of Business, designed to develop the leaders of tomorrow, is now offered online for working professionals. Designed for working professional students with two or more years of post-graduate, professional work experience, the curriculum of the MSBA program delivered online will prepare students to identify business challenges that can be solved using data, leverage data to find solutions to business challenges, and influence their organizations by telling the story of how insightful analysis will solve challenges. [+]

The Master of Science in Business Analytics degree (MSBA) at the Wake Forest University School of Business, designed to develop the leaders of tomorrow, is now offered online for working professionals.

Business Analytics opportunities are numerous as major organizations adopt data-driven, technology-focused strategies across nearly every industry. In the MSBA program, you will learn advanced methodologies to apply analytics to business challenges across a range of functions throughout the organization.

Designed for working professional students with two or more years of post-graduate, professional work experience, the curriculum of the MSBA program delivered online will prepare students to identify business challenges that can be solved using data, leverage data to find solutions to business challenges, and influence their organizations by telling the story of how insightful analysis will solve challenges.... [-]


Master of Science in Applied Data Science

Syracuse University - iSchool
Online Full time Part time 2 years September 2019 USA Syracuse + 1 more

The MS in Applied Data Science prepares students with the practical analytical and technical skills to apply analytical concepts to gain insight from small and large datasets. The curriculum offers an innovative blend of information science and management principles. While the overall program focuses on applications of data science to enterprise operations and processes, individual courses tackle data handling issues such as data capture, management, analysis, and communication for decision-making. [+]

The MS in Applied Data Science prepares students with the practical analytical and technical skills to apply analytical concepts to gain insight from small and large datasets. The curriculum offers an innovative blend of information science and management principles. While the overall program focuses on applications of data science to enterprise operations and processes, individual courses tackle data handling issues such as data capture, management, analysis, and communication for decision-making.

Ranked as Glassdoor’s No. 1 best job of 2016 and 2017, data scientists are critical to the success of any organization. As the data science field evolves, the demand for analytics skills continues to grow. Employers are actively seeking candidates with the advanced technical expertise to make data-driven decisions.... [-]


MSc Data Analytics and Enterprise Architecture

Arden University
Online Full time Part time 18 - 60 months April 2019 United Kingdom Coventry + 1 more

The rapidly changing technological environment means that getting ahead of changes and developments is essential – especially for those working in the IT environment. [+]

The rapidly changing technological environment means that getting ahead of changes and developments is essential – especially for those working in the IT environment.

Our online MSc in Data Analytics and Enterprise Architecture will provide you with an understanding of how to identify and design appropriate methods of gathering data in the complex modern computing systems of today and how to draw insights from this, and present data to inform decision making.

Course Requirements

A bachelor's degree or diploma equivalent to a UK honours degree at a minimum of second class (2.2). If you are not an English native speaker, you will be required to provide us with a proof of English language level equivalent to IELTS 6.5 or above... [-]


MSc Data Analytics & Project Management

Arden University
Online Full time Part time 18 - 60 months April 2019 United Kingdom Coventry + 1 more

This postgraduate course in Data Analytics and Project Management will equip you with knowledge of how data can help drive project management decisions, as well as measure how a project is performing. [+]

This postgraduate course in Data Analytics and Project Management will equip you with knowledge of how data can help drive project management decisions, as well as measure how a project is performing. Our flexible course offers the ability to work alongside your studies, giving you the edge to progress in your current career with the confidence to take on and manage business projects.

Course Requirements

A bachelor's degree or diploma equivalent to a UK honours degree at a minimum of second class (2.2). If you are not an English native speaker, you will be required to provide us with a proof of English language level equivalent to IELTS 6.5 or above

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