Master of Science in Data Science

Get a 2 year Full Time Masters in Data Science with the Latest Cutting Edge Curriculum from One of the Top 100 Best Global Universities in the World, University of Arizona.

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  • Top 100 (Best Global Universities)
    by U.S. News and World report*
  • 24 Months
    Recommended 12-15 hrs/week
  • Jun 29, 2022
    Start Date
  • Overview
  • Certificate
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  • Syllabus
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Program Overview

Key Highlights

  • 1350 Hours of Learning
  • Designed for Working Professionals
  • 9+ Programming Tools & Languages
  • High-performance Coaching (1:1)
  • Masterclasses by Industry Experts
  • University of Arizona Alumni Status
  • Career Mentorship Sessions (1:1)
  • Just-in-time Interviews
  • Career Essential Soft Skills Program
  • Industry Readiness Assessments
  • Support available all days for 24 hours
  • Top Skills You Will Learn
    Python, BD processing using Spark, Deploy ML Models, Supervised & Unsupervised ML Models, Predictive Analytics & Statistics
  • Job Opportunities
    Big Data Analyst, Data Engineer, Data Scientist, Machine Learning Engineer
  • Who Is This Program For?
    The program caters to: Managers and Aspiring Managers, MBA Graduates, Engineers, Professionals in various domains
  • Minimum Eligibility
    - Bachelor’s Degree (with minimum 50% score | medium of instruction - English) from an accredited college or university recognized by the University of Arizona.

    - 4 year accredited Bachelor's OR 3 year accredited Bachelor's + Master's OR 3 year accredited Bachelor's + Post Graduate Diploma OR 3 year Bachelor’s by itself provided the degree is at least 120 credits and the degree has been earned in Division I and the institution is accredited by the National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC) with an institutional score of 'A' or better

    - Completed Undergraduate-Level Mathematics Coursework and be familiar with Computer Programming (Candidates without coursework in Mathematics would be considered on a case-to-case basis based on profile and entrance test scores).

Master of Science in Data Science from University of Arizona

Complete all the courses successfully to obtain this recognition from the University of Arizona.

  • Earn a Master of Science in Data Science degree
  • Get University of Arizona alumni status
  • Get ID cards (chargeable) and email IDs from University of Arizona.
  • A minimum of 70% score (C grade) is required to pass each course. A minimum of 3.0 CGPA is required to pass the entire program.
Master of Science in Data Science from University of Arizona
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Best-in-class content by leading faculty and global industry leaders in the form of videos, cases and projects, assignments and live sessions

  • Course 0 - Pre Course Requisites
    • 3 Weeks
  • Course 1 - Data Analysis and Visualization
    • 10 Weeks
    • 1 Assignment
  • Course 2 - Data Mining and Discovery
    • 10 Weeks
    • 1 Assignment
  • Course 3 - Introduction to Machine Learning
    • 11 Weeks
    • 1 Assignment
  • Course 4 - Data Base Development and Management
    • 9 Weeks
    • 1 Assignment
  • Course 5 - Data Warehousing and Analytics in the Cloud
    • 10 Weeks
    • 1 Assignment
  • Capstone Project - 1
    • 5 Weeks
  • Course 6 - Neural Networks
    • 10 Weeks
    • 1 Assignment
  • Course 7 - Applied Natural Language Processing
    • 10 Weeks
    • 1 Assignment
  • Course 8 - Managing the Digital Information Environment
    • 10 Weeks
    • 1 Assignment
  • Course 9 - Ethical Issues in Information
    • 9 Weeks
    • 1 Assignment
  • Capstone Project- 2
    • 5 Weeks
  • 25+
    Industry driven case studies
  • 30+
    Live Sessions
  • 10 w
    Capstone Projects
  • 1350
    Hours of Learning

Industry Projects

Learn through real-life industry projects sponsored by top companies across industries

    • Credit Card Fraud Detection
      Predict fraudulent credit card transactions with the help of machine learnin...
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    • Style transfer using GAN
      Use a variant of GANs i.e. CycleGAN, to translate the style of one MRI image...
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    • Sales forecasting
      Analyse the sales data for a retail giant and forecast sales using deep neur...
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    • Eye for Blind
      Build the model that will convert the contents of an image and output the au...
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    • Sentiment Based Product Recommendation System
      Perform sentiment analysis on the reviews of the products and provide recomm...
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    • News Recommendation System
      Recommend news articles to users based on their preferences
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    • Stack Overflow Case Study
      Perform exploratory data analysis using cloud services on stack overflow dat...
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    • Uber Case Study
      Analyse the Uber dataset to understand the demand and supply of cab services...
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    • Data Warehousing Case Study
      You will work on telecom industry data and learn ETL and Data ingestion, Sqo...
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    • Real Time Twitter HashTag Analysis, using Spark Streaming
      You will perform the Twitter hashtag analysis on real-time data using Spark ...
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    • Recommendation System, using ALS (Alternating Least Squares)
      Recommendation system is built using ALS algorithm in Spark.
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    • Market Basket Analysis, using Apriori Algorithm
      You will implement market basket analysis using Spark with the help of Aprio...
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    • NYC Taxi Fare Prediction
      Build a pricing model to predict the fare of a taxi ride using the set of at...
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    • Telecom Churn Prediction
      Classification model is built to predict the churning of the customer from t...
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    • Recommendation System using PCA and KNN
      Implemented the movie recommendation system by reducing the dimensionality u...
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    • E-Commerce Assignment
      Analyse a clickstream dataset of a cosmetics store using Hive and extract va...
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    • Speech Recognition
      Learn Google speech-to-text and make a model using deep learning.
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    • Gesture Recognition
      Build a gesture recognition model for a Smart-TV, using a 3D convolution Net...
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    • Learning Support
      Industry Mentors
      • Receive unparalleled guidance from industry mentors, teaching assistants and graders.
      • Receive one-on-one feedback on submissions and personalised feedbacks on improvement
      Student Support
      • Student Support is available 7 days a week, 24*7
      • You can write to us via Or for urgent queries, use the "Talk to Us" option on the Learn platform.
    • Q&A Forum
      • Timely doubt resolution by Industry experts and peers.
      • 100% Expert-verified responses to ensure quality learning
      Expert Feedback
      • Personalised expert feedback on assignments and projects.
      • Regular live sessions by experts to clarify concept related doubts.
    • Industry Networking
      • Live sessions by experts on various industry topics
      • One-on-one discussion and feedback sessions with industry mentors
    Career Mentorship Session (1:1)
    Get personalized career landscaping from experts to chart out best opportunities
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    Personalized Industry Session
    Sessions by an industry expert for a small group of 10-12 learners with similar profiles to discuss real life applications of concepts and personalized coaching
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    Interview Preparation
    Support in polishing your hard skills and soft skills for interview preparation
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    High Performance Coaching (1:1)
    Get a dedicated career coach to help you stay on track to achieve your career goals and support you in your career journey
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    Program Fee
    USD 11,000
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    • Career Transformation into In-demand field of Data Science
    • Career Transition with up to average 57% salary raise
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    • Cutting-edge curriculum designed by industry experts
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