Syracuse University’s MS in Applied Data Science | Online

Syracuse University’s online Master of Science in Applied Data Science program gives you the tools to enhance your programming skills and build the managerial expertise to rise to the next level in your data science career.
  • Top-Ranked¹ – Experience a top-ranked online program that empowers you to combine business and tech expertise.
  • Complete in as Few as 18 Months – Make an impact in the industry and on your data science career sooner.
  • No GRE Required to Apply – At Syracuse, we value your dedication to tech expertise and ambition.

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Delivering world-class, iSchool online master’s programs


Average annual salary for data scientists²


Ranking for Glassdoor’s Best Jobs in America³

Distinguish Yourself With Coding Expertise

The MS in Applied Data Science from the Syracuse University School of Information Studies—the nation’s original iSchool—explores leading edge coding and the technical analysis techniques professionals need to derive insights in modern business settings.

In addition to developing data mining and machine learning competencies, you will advance your proficiency in languages such as Python and R, allowing you to expertly process and synthesize large unstructured data sets in the field.

  • Experience a curriculum the blends data science and business.
  • Complete projects and access coursework through our mobile app.
  • Customize your degree with one of three tracks.

Syracuse University’s iSchool is committed to preparing you to make an impact on business through a strong foundation in data science. Choose from three tracks to specialize your degree. These tracks include our data and business analytics track that focuses on the business applications of data science; our language analytics track that allows you to focus on unstructured language data; and our data pipelines and platforms track that explores data collection and data engineering.

Our expert faculty with years of industry experience will help you develop an advanced business and technical skill set and immediately begin leading data-driven solutions in organizations across industries.

Make Data-Driven Decisions for Your Organization

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