The Online Master of Science in Data Science from SMU

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DataScience@SMU is the online Master of Science in Data Science from Southern Methodist University. Designed for working professionals, DataScience@SMU features:

Live Online Classes

Interdisciplinary Curriculum

Project-based Approach

In-person Immersion

DataScience@SMU prepares you to understand, manage and analyze large data sets, and you will benefit from SMU’s connection to global business communities across a range of industries. With this innovative online program, SMU is bringing its world-class education to students everywhere.


"I aspire to be a chief information security officer (CISO) or a chief data officer (CDO). The data science program at SMU is giving me all of the tools I will need to achieve these ambitions. The statistics courses, database classes and data mining are all equipping me with the skills I’m going to need to tackle the continuing wave of big data challenges that corporations are facing. I couldn’t be more excited about my future."

Carl Bryant: Senior Director of Information & Security Risk Management, Thomson Reuters