Welcome to DataScience@SMUThe Online Master of Science in Data ScienceFrom Southern Methodist University

Welcome to DataScience@SMU

The Online Master of Science in Data Science From Southern Methodist University

DataScience@SMU prepares data science professionals to understand, manage and analyze large data sets, as well as communicate the results. Blending the flexibility of online learning with an interdisciplinary curriculum, this Master of Science in Data Science program allows students to benefit from Southern Methodist University's connection to the global business community without having to relocate.

Why Data Science?

With advances in technology producing more complex data, the demand for skilled data scientists continues to rise. DataScience@SMU students develop the skills to find meaning in data and communicate these findings. Learn about this rapidly growing field »

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The Curriculum

Our project-based, interdisciplinary curriculum is designed to train and develop professionals with the technical, analytical and communications skills needed to drive decision-making in the ever-evolving data science field. Learn about our curriculum »

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Student Profiles

Our students live around the world and come from a variety of backgrounds. They are completing a challenging graduate program and using their coursework at SMU to expand their current job roles – all while maintaining their current travel and family commitments. Learn about our students »


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DataScience@SMU is an innovative online master’s degree program featuring live face-to-face classes, stimulating coursework and in-person learning experiences. Classes and coursework can be accessed using our mobile app, which offers more flexibility for our community of working professionals.

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