UVA School of Data Science graduates are highly skilled at the science of data – from data engineering and integration, to data modeling and visualization, to data analysis and reporting. At the School of Data Science, our M.S. in Data Science Online students are shown the value of responsible data science in practice through a rigorous master’s program with a focus on cultivating the application of a well-rounded toolkit, collaboration, integrity, knowledge, and curiosity.
Many of the MSDS Online students pursue the part-time program while fully employed. They complete the program across five terms in 20 months. The first graduates in 2021 showed strong employment statistics. Half reported using the degree to transition or pivot their career.