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Data Science, MS

Financial Aid

The Master of Science in Data Science program awards a limited number of merit-based partial scholarships to incoming students. These scholarships do not require a separate application. All students admitted to the program are considered for these scholarships during the admission decision process. Applications completed by the early application date are given priority consideration for a program scholarship.

Internships

All students in the Master of Science in Data Science program participate in our nine month internship. These projects may be paid or unpaid, depending on the placement, firm, and/or organization at which a student completes their internship project.

Funding for Undocumented Students

USF Magis Scholarship for undocumented/DACA graduate students. For more information, please contact Lori Prince, lprince2@usfca.edu.

Outside Scholarships

Non-USF scholarship funding for women, US and international students in the university's Financial Aid section.

The Dean's Scholarship

The Dean’s Scholarship grants recipients compensation for research and for conference travel. Additional benefits include the Dean's Scholar kickoff and reception, connection with other Dean's Scholars and with leaders across the college, and the chance to serve as program representatives to USF donors and Development initiatives.

To be considered for the $15,000 Dean's Scholarship towards their first year of tuition, students must apply by the program's priority deadline.