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Online Master's Degree In Data Science

UW-Green Bay Master of Science in Data Science

Find Your Future in BIG DATA

Developed with an understanding that today’s organizations need qualified professionals with the skills to transform “big data” into big insights and better decisions, UW-Green Bay’s Master of Science in Data Science program will teach you how to clean, organize, analyze and interpret unstructured data, deriving knowledge and communicating your discoveries clearly. In short, “big data” is the science of taking vast amounts of data and turning it into useable information that helps organizations make decisions and measure performance.

Accessible and Affordable

Whether you are accessing this program from across town or across the country, tuition is a flat fee of $825 per credit for 36 credits. The entire program is made available online, meaning that you do your work at times and in places that are convenient for YOU. Admission to the program requires a bachelor’s degree and a cumulative GPA of at least 3.00. Aptitude tests such as the GMAT and the GRE are NOT REQUIRED.

The Hot Job of the Decade

Big data is in big demand. With the potential to impact nearly every sector of the global economy, data science is emerging as one of the fastest-growing professions of the 21st century. According to McKinley Global Institute, “Demand for deep analytical talent in the United States could be 50-60 percent greater than its projected supply by 2018.” UW-Green Bay’s Master of Science in Data Science is designed to help you get “the sexiest job of the 21st century” (Harvard Business Review) and to make preparing for that job convenient and affordable.

Data Science and You

This 36-credit online master's degree program is offered through a collaboration among six University of Wisconsin campuses and the University of Wisconsin-Extension. You can earn your UW-Green Bay degree while studying with highly qualified faculty members from a variety of UW campuses.

Learn from Experienced Faculty at UW-Green Bay and Throughout the State

UW-Green Bay has partnered with teaching faculty throughout the state to bring together diverse and distinguished expertise from all around the UW System. UW-Green Bay’s Academic Director for the Master’s in Data Science program is Dr. Gaurav Bansal, Associate Professor of Management Information Systems/Statistics. Learn more about Dr. Bansal.

Dr. Bansal is happy to answer your questions about the program. You can reach him at (920) 465-2216 or via email at