DataScience@SMU gives you the ability to earn your degree and advance your career without relocating. As a student in the program, you are a full member of the SMU community with access to high-quality curriculum, faculty and resources.
Develop relationships with industry professionals, faculty and peers while working on group projects, networking at in-person immersions and engaging in discussion during live classes.
Stay connected through our virtual campus. Easily access your coursework from any Internet-enabled device and attend live, weekly classes. With a small student-to-faculty ratio, each class fosters rich, engaging discussions.
Receive dedicated student support with tutoring, refresher courses, and academic and career services to ensure your personal and professional goals are met.
A Skills-Based Curriculum
DataScience@SMU’s interdisciplinary curriculum draws from SMU’s Dedman College of Humanities and Sciences, Lyle School of Engineering and Meadows School of the Arts. Classes and coursework focus on statistics, computer science, strategic behavior and data visualization skills so you can drive decision-making and advance in careers across industries.
DataScience@SMU at a Glance
Designed for working professionals, the program provides flexibility that enables you to maintain current responsibilities while earning your degree in two years or less. GRE waivers are available for students with five or more years of professional experience.