Data Science

Data Science Analysis Pathway

The Data Science Analysis pathway focuses on advanced knowledge of data science techniques and theories. Students with backgrounds in computing will have the opportunity to explore cutting-edge Information Systems topics that are relevant to Data Science.


Admission into the Data Science graduate program
Background in computing


Select three courses to fulfill the pathway requirement.

Career Outlook

Data analysis is a quickly-growing field and demand for experienced data science professionals will only continue to grow. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, data analyst jobs are expected to increase by nearly 20% between 2014-2024 and the Baltimore-Washington metro area has seen a disproportionate rise in the number of employers seeking candidates with expertise in data science.

Download the Academic Planning Form as unofficial guidance in planning your Data Science Master's program.

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