Unlock Big Insights in Big Data with a Master’s in Data Science
Make yourself indispensable in this rapidly growing field. Master predictive analysis, generating information from structured and unstructured data sets, then translating that information into actionable insights.
We take a comprehensive approach, integrating analytics and machine learning with business. This innovative curriculum gives you technical prowess in statistics, analytical methods and programming tools, while powering up your vital business skills. The result: a comprehensive foundation of knowledge so you can harness the information that mystifies others, creating real business value in any professional setting.
A STEM-Designated Program
You’ll thrive in a science career in business, government or the nonprofit sector.
- Data scientist
- Data strategy manager
- Operations manager
- Customer analytics manager
- Risk manager
- Market research analyst
- Business analyst
- Predictive modeler
- Data science consultant
This unique, part-time program is offered entirely online and students may complete the program in two years. Students may start in the Fall and Spring terms and will complete coursework through sequential eight-week sessions.
Optimize your options with one of two graduate certificates:
- Graduate Certificate in Data Science. Learn to use data analytics to identify the most important factors ensuring a project’s success.
- Graduate Certificate in Enterprise Optimization. Master data mining tools and techniques to leverage improvements in any organization. Optimize quality and reduce risk—while expanding your project management skills.
The Right People on Your Side
Elmhurst faculty aren’t just experts in their fields—they’re dedicated to expanding your reach, with fieldwork, connections and hands-on experience.
Data Science has an especially promising future. Deployed in virtually any professional setting, it can help organizations predict risks and identify opportunities, then make changes that get meaningful results.Dr. James Kulich, Program Director