In our Master of Science in Data Science program, a Professional Science Master’s (PSM) program, you'll develop into a professional practitioner with deep analytical skills. Open to both men and women, our primarily online program will provide you with the mathematical and computational depth needed to refine the tools others simply use. You'll develop a strong mathematical base - an enduring skill set in an ever-changing world - that will allow you to take on complex data challenges now and in the future, no matter what programming language you're using. PSM programs combine rigorous study of mathematics or science with workplace skills like communications and project management. You'll take courses in applied statistics with an application-focused approach to regression analysis and related techniques - knowledge companies value in data scientists. Engage in a real-world practicum that involves developing data analysis tools and applying them to a pressing need at an organization.
"I’m able to dig beyond what a simple analyst can do, and not only tell them what happened, but why it happened..."
Mike Durham, Saint Mary’s student and Solution Architect, Teradata Corporation