The Master of Science in Data Science degree offers a rigorous 11-month professional master’s program, with courses on machine learning, data visualization, text mining, and more, and a capstone project where students apply their skills to real-world problems.

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Application Deadlines

  • Application opens for all applicants - August 15, 2019
  • Open House - Friday, October 25, 2019 ~ RSVP
  • Application due date - January 9, 2020
  • Decision release - February 28, 2020
  • Admitted Students Day - Friday, March 20 
  • Decision and deposit deadline - April 1, 2020

For more questions about the MSDS program, please visit the Frequently Asked Questions or reach out to Patti Edson at patti.edson@virginia.edu

Technical issues or questions about the online application, should be directed to dsiadmission@virginia.edu.

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