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Data Science, MS

USF’s one-year Master of Science in Data Science (MSDS) program delivers a rigorous curriculum focused on mathematical and computational techniques in the emerging field of data science. The curriculum emphasizes the careful formulation of business problems, selecting effective analytical techniques to address those problems, and communicating solutions in a clear and creative fashion.

Over 90 percent of all graduates since the program's inception in 2012 received an offer of employment within three months of graduation at companies including Amazon, Apple, Facebook, LinkedIn, Lyft, Zillow, Twitch, Tesla, Microsoft, Pinterest, and Visa.

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The Summer 2023 application is now open. The priority application date is December 5, 2022.

Ka Yam

Ka Yam

Class of '22

We have students from all walks of life, and so many students that don’t come from typical data science backgrounds. This program has really been so welcoming in terms of teaching everybody that is interested in the field."

Ka Yam

Class of '22

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Data Science, MS

Aija Tapaninen, Administrative Director
101 Howard Street
San Francisco, CA 94105