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Master of Science in

DATA SCIENCE a one-year, STEM-designated program

Big Data has revolutionized the way organizations make strategic business

PROGRAM HIGHLIGHTS

decisions. Companies now require business leaders to analyze data as well as communicate findings effectively. As a result, industry demand for data science professionals has outpaced supply. OUR PROGRAM In response to the growing demand for data-savvy business professionals, the Rawls College of Business offers a one-year (or two-year online), STEM-designated program for individuals who wish to pursue a career in data science. Students will learn how to use advanced technologies and

PROGRAM LENGTH: 1 YEAR PROGRAM

Available on campus or online.

2 YEAR PROGRAM Available online only.

statistical methods to manipulate and interpret data. Most importantly, they will obtain the business skills necessary to translate their understanding into actionable organizational strategies. Coursework focuses on data analysis, statistics, and business intelligence.

OPT: UP TO 3 YEARS

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES Upon graduation, graduates will be prepared to pursue a career in data science, business analytics, business intelligence, and big data fields – some of the most rapidly growing areas in business as well as in medicine and the applied sciences. The Rawls College’s competitive tuition coupled with a one-year completion time offers an excellent return on investment.

CUTTING EDGE CURRICULUM WITH PRACTICAL APPLICATIONS


A DEEPER LOOK AT THE MS IN DATA SCIENCE PROGRAM AT RAWLS* ATIO N AL

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Data Scientist Data & Analytics Manager Data Architect

FEMALE

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Data Engineer *Summer 2019 Statistics

Application Process Apply:

Pay:

Texas Tech Graduate School

a $65 non-refundable application fee Submit: • Unofficial transcripts from all degree-awarding colleges, universities, and post-secondary institutions that you have attended

• Official proof of English proficiency for international students • GRE or GMAT scores

go.grad.ttu.edu

Requirement may be waived for applicants with three or more years of relative work experience. Must have an application on file to request a waiver.

Program Requirements - 36 credit hours Summer Semester

Fall Semester

Spring Semester

ISQS 5346 | Statistics for Data Science ISQS 6337 | Scripting Languages ISQS 6338 | Database Concepts ISQS 5350 | Project Management

ISQS 6349 | Time Series Analysis ISQS 6339 | Business Intelligence ISQS 6350 | Multivariate Analysis ISQS 5341 | Big Data Strategy

ISQS 5330 | Decision Theory and Business Analytics ISQS 6347 | Machine Learning ISQS 5342 | Big Data Security ISQS 7339 | Simulation + Optimization

Scholarships

Program Cost

Students are considered for a competitive program scholarship as part of their application.

Visit sbs.ttu.edu to access the tuition estimator.

Visit datascience.ba.ttu.edu to learn more.

Paris Wright | Recruiter paris.wright@ttu.edu 806.834.5176 M01.Y20

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Master of Science in Data Science - Brochure  

Learn more about the program at datascience.ba.ttu.edu

Master of Science in Data Science - Brochure  

Learn more about the program at datascience.ba.ttu.edu