Online Master's in Data Science

Master of Science in Computer Science - Data Science

According to a report from the World Economic Forum, data analysts will become increasingly more important in all industries by 2020. The growing demand in the field of data science is driven by a need from executives to make sense of all of the data generated by technological disruptions.1 Colorado Technical University’s Master of Science in Computer Science with a concentration in Computer Systems Security explores how to extract insights and knowledge from structured or unstructured data. This concentration presents an opportunity to use the open source language R for statistical inference, regression, predictive analytics, and data mining in data analytics.

Study algorithm design and analysis. Explore the concept of big data. Examine data warehouses and data marts. In the capstone course, you will have the opportunity to work on an in-depth project focusing on a major technical problem or major issue that impacts your organization or in a desired area of study.

For the fifth year in a row, CTU’s online Master of Science in Computer Science degree programs are ranked among the Best Online Graduate Computer Information Technology Programs by U.S. News and World Report.*

CTU aims to make it easy to manage your education with your smartphone or tablet anytime, anywhere with CTU Mobile. Our online and mobile-friendly classes begin every 8 weeks and run 5½ weeks long.

* Several CTU programs are ranked among U.S. News & World Report’s 2019 best online programs list.
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CTU is institutionally accredited by the Higher Learning Commission


  • February 18, 2020
  • April 07, 2020
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