Master's in Data Science

In the first year, students will study statistics and computer science tools used for data analysis using data from corporate partners. In the second year, students will work on group software-based projects using real data from industry and research organizations, with a final semester of paid internships at partner institutions.

Master’s in data science

Maintaining a New College tradition of excellence in project-centered education, the Master’s in Data Science degree is designed to provide students with the fundamental knowledge and technical skills required to thrive long-term in the rapidly evolving data science industry. Limited to fifteen students per year, the program provides direct access to faculty with proven industry records and an environment where individuals work as members of a team to produce solutions to real world problems.

New College offers a liberal arts education of the highest quality in the context of a small, residential public honors college with a distinctive academic program which develops the student’s intellectual and personal potential as fully as possible; encourages the discovery of new knowledge and values while providing opportunities to acquire established knowledge and values; and fosters the individual’s effective relationship with society.

Tuition and fees for the 2017-2018 Academic Year are estimated to be similar to or the same as those for the 2016-2017 Academic Year.

For a full breakdown of tuition and fees for the graduate program, click here.

New College of Florida is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award Bachelor’s degrees and Master’s in Data Science degrees.

Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097, telephone 404-679-4500, at http://www.sacscoc.org for questions about the accreditation of New College of Florida.

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Data Science Curriculum

Required courses for the Master's in Data Science Degree.

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Data Science Faculty and Staff

The Data Science faculty have proven industry records and create an environment where individuals work as members of a team to produce solutions to real-world problems.

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Data Science Student Roster

Meet the Class of 2017.

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Data Science Apply Now

Application for Fall 2017, admissions requirements, deadlines, and FAQs about the Data Science program.

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Where do I direct my application materials?

Materials to be mailed, such as letters of recommendation, should be sent to this address:

Master in Data Science Program
c/o Nikita Bagley
New College of Florida
5800 Bay Shore Road PMD 117
Sarasota FL 34243-2197