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Master Data Translation
Data science professionals are highly sought-after in today’s economy and for the foreseeable future. And a master’s degree provides the advanced knowledge and skills needed to stand out.
The Master of Science in Data Science at Johns Hopkins Whiting School of Engineering emphasizes mastery of the skills needed to translate real-world, data-driven problems into mathematical ones, and then solving these problems using scientific tools. With our full-time online MS in Data Science, you gain unprecedented access to a highly respected master’s program at a discounted rate and without uprooting your life.
The curriculum offers modern courses created to expand your knowledge for advanced career opportunities in data science, including Machine Learning, Data Visualization, Statistics, and Large-Scale Data Systems.
- Complete core data science courses in small classes, making it easy to build lasting connections.
- Choose one of 5 focus areas for in-depth coursework.
- Apply data analysis techniques in an elective final capstone project.
- Earn your MS in Data Science in three semesters, including real-time classes learning where you’ll learn from many of the same faculty who teach on campus in Baltimore.
Opportunities Beyond Number
Career opportunities within data science and related fields are expected to exceed average job growth rates through 2029, with median salaries close to or exceeding six figures, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Guided by a dedicated career and professional development advisor, you’ll have the support you need to chart your career path. Possible careers include:
- Business Intelligence Analyst
- Data Analyst
- Data Engineer
- Data Manager
- Data Scientist
- Data Warehouse Specialist
- Database Administrator
What You'll Learn
The MS in Data Science provides in-depth training in applied mathematics, statistics, and computer sciences as the basis of knowledge. You’ll learn to analyze and handle large-scale data sets; manage and manipulate information to discover relationships and insights into complex data sets; and create models using formal techniques and methodologies of abstraction that can be automated to solve real-world problems.
Your program begins with two foundational courses:
-Statistical Methods and Data Analysis
-Algorithms for Data Science
Then, you’ll take five additional required courses in important topics, including data visualization, statistical models and regression, and machine learning. Finish your degree with three electives of your choice from a wide array of topics.
Earn your MS in Data Science from Johns Hopkins Whiting School of Engineering, 100% online, wherever you are.
Top 3 Benefits
Big data can open big opportunities for your career. It starts with carving out your space from a competitive pool of job applicants by earning a master’s degree.
Real-time Online Course Options
Take real-time courses online wherever you are in highly-interactive small classes.
Johns Hopkins Faculty
Learn from some of the same faculty as our full-time on-campus program in Baltimore.
Build a strong network with faculty and fellow students during small, engaging classes.