Founded in 1911, SMU is a nationally ranked private university with seven degree-granting schools. A distinguished center for teaching and research located near the heart of Dallas, SMU offers small classes, leadership opportunities, international study and innovative programs to students from around the world.
The University seeks to prepare students for leadership in their professions and in their communities, providing a learning environment that fosters opportunities for research, community service, internships, mentoring and study abroad.
SMU was founded by what is now The United Methodist Church, in partnership with civic leaders, and was shaped by the entrepreneurial spirit of the region. The University is nonsectarian in its teaching and committed to academic freedom and open inquiry.
University Mission Statement
SMU creates, expands and imparts knowledge through teaching, research and service, while shaping individuals to contribute to their communities and excel in their professions in a global society. Among its faculty, students and staff, the University cultivates principled thought, develops intellectual skills and promotes an environment emphasizing individual dignity and worth. SMU affirms its historical commitment to academic freedom and open inquiry, to moral and ethical values, and to its United Methodist heritage.
SMU is proud to offer its M.S. in Data Science to students around the world. By offering this program online, the University is able to further its mission of expanding knowledge through teaching, delivering a top-quality master’s program to professionals worldwide. SMU has brought together faculty from three of its schools to design the curriculum for and teach courses in this truly interdisciplinary program.
To learn more about SMU’s M.S. in Data Science delivered online, please request information or call 1-844-768-4637 to speak with an admissions counselor.