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MS in Applied Data Science

Generalist and Specialist Tracks - 100% Online Courses

Maximize Value with Data

Enrolling Now, Classes Begin October 21, 2019

Upcoming Prospective Student Events:
Online Info Session | April 8 | 12 P.M.
GRADUATE OPEN HOUSE | LONGMEADOW campus |  MAY 29 | 5:30 - 7:30 P.M.

Go beyond business analytics. Data Science teams need general industry experts who understand data science, as well as, technical specialists who can make it happen. At Bay Path University, we’ll provide you with a framework for working together regardless of your background and experience. That is why we created two tracks to complete the MS in Applied Data Science degree, which is right for you?

Generalist Track - The goal of this track is to prepare our students to be well-rounded and skillful data scientists and data analysts, regardless of their background. 

Specialist Track - The goal of this track is to prepare students to take on more data-centric roles on a data science team.

BAY PATH UNIVERSITY's ms in applied data science has been recognized BY AS BEING the best master's in data science in the state of massachusetts!
THE MS IN applied data science has been Ranked 12th in a list of the top 50 data-science programs nationwide by

About the Degree

  • Two tracks to complete the degree, Generalist Track and Specialist Track (not sure which is right for you?  No worries, decide after taking the first core course ADS521)
  • Classes start every February and October
  • 36 credits, 12 courses, taught in a small, highly dynamic, and interactive 100% online community 
  • Our extraordinary team of faculty have many academic achievements, as well as, decades of industry experience
  • Gain hands-on application, using popular database tools, such as, Python, SAS, R, and SQL
  • Comprehensive curriculum encompassing both classical statistical methods and cutting edge machine learning methods, to analyze both “small” and “big” data
  • Utilize SAS through our SAS joint certificate program
  • Option to attend full-time or part-time while continuing with family life, work, and other commitments and students usually complete their degree in 1-2 years
  • Access to mentoring, tutoringlibrary resourcesacademic resources, and career services assists students in becoming independent and successful learners
  • Financial aid is available
  • No GRE or GMAT required