Data Science and Analytics

Program Code:     MPDA1
Degree: M.P.S.
School:  Computer/Mathematical/Natural Sciences
   
General Requirements: Statement of Purpose
  Transcript(s)
  TOEFL/IELTS/PTE (international graduate students)*
   
Program-Specific Requirements: Letters of Recommendation (none)
  Graduate Record Examination (GRE) (optional)
  CV/Resume
  Description of Research/Work Experience
  Prior Coursework**
  Proficiency in programming languages***
   
Application Deadlines  June 30, 2021 (Fall 2021 domestic)
  March 12, 2021 (Fall 2021 international)
   
Contact Program:

Website: https://oes.umd.edu/graduates-post-baccalaureates-professionals/professional-graduate-programs/data-analytics

Email: scienceacademy@umd.edu

Phone: 301-405-9101

1. The Golden Identification Program is not eligible for Continuing Education Programs (Graduate, Post-Baccalaureate, Non-Credit Learning) administered through the Office of Extended Studies. To learn more about Golden ID, click here.

*Applicants needing to submit TOEFL/IELTS/PTE scores, and are applying to in-person programs on the 12-week calendar, must submit scores meeting our Requirements for Full Enrollment. Students in 12-week programs are not permitted to register for English language condition courses (Intensive English, English Bridge Program, nor the Writing course).

**Prior coursework establishing quantitative ability (i.e. calculus, linear algebra, basic statistics etc.).

***Proficiency in programming languages, demonstrated either through prior programming coursework or substantial software development experience.