M.S. Data Science (STEM) atKSU , KentDepartment of Computer Science


1.5 - 2 years (Full Time)

Course Level

PG Degree

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  • The Master of Science degree in Data Science provides a focus on developing scientists who will understand the theories, methods, and tools of data science and apply data science to solving research and workplace questions in the natural, health, and social sciences for businesses and industries
  • Data science is an emerging STEM discipline founded on the principles of mathematics and the sciences and developed through a synthesis of mathematics and computer science
  • The program offers a thesis track as well as a non-thesis track
  • The program also offers opportunities to the students to extend the interdisciplinary space to other disciplines beyond Math and CS
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  • University Rankings
    • #601-700

      - ARWU (Shanghai Ranking) 2022

    • #1001-1200

      - QS 2023

    • #801-1000

      - THE (Times Higher Education) 2022

    • #212

      - US News & World Report 2023

    • #794

      - US News & World Report 2023

Fees & Expenses
1st year tuition fees
Fees componentsAmount
Tuition & feesINR 15,17,887
Other expenses in 1st Year
Fees componentsAmount
Hostel & MealsINR 7,69,045
InsuranceINR 2,41,439
TransportationINR 3,21,586
Books and SuppliesINR 99,768
TotalINR 14,31,838

Calculated at the exchange rate of 1 USD = INR 83.14


Tuition & expenses were last updated on 16ᵗʰ November 2023

Entry Requirements

QualificationEntry Criteria

No specific cutoff mentioned


CGPA - 3/4

  • Applicants must have a Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university with a grade point average of 3.0 out of a 4.0 point scale
  • Prerequisite mathematics and computer science courses
  • Applicants entering the program are expected to have previously completed courses in linear algebra, statistics, advanced calculus, discrete mathematics/structures, programming and data structures, and database systems


Marks - 71/120


Marks - 50/90


Marks - 6/9


No specific cutoff mentioned


Marks - 100/160

Other eligibility criteria
  • Effective for fall 2024 admission term, GRE scores will be required
Conditional Offer


Applicants who do not meet the minimum University and/or program requirements may be considered for conditional admission Applicant does not meet minimum university/program requirements Applicant does not have expected academic background in the field of proposed graduate study Applicant does not meet minimum English proficiency requirements Applicant does not have final transcripts and/or degree document(s) applicants unable to take the GRE in their home country applicants may submit GMAT, MCAT, PCAT in lieu of GRE

Application Process

Step 1: Prepare documents for application

  • Two letters of recommendation

Step 2: Additional documents required

  • Official transcript(s)
  • Proof of English language proficiency
  • Financial guarantee (bank statements) that show sufficient funds to cover educational expenses - required only after acceptance

Step 3: Start your online application

Step 4: Application fees for this course

USD 70 = INR 5.82 Thousand
Mode of payment: Credit card
  • Kent State University offers monthly payment plans to assist students
  • The payment plan has an enrollment fee of $30
  • The student payment plan offers 2, 3, 4, 5 or 6 monthly payments for the fall semester and 2, 3, 4 or 5 monthly payment for the spring semester 
Scholarship information is not available. You can apply to non-college specific scholarships available for USA.

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