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Master's in Data Science
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Northwestern University 
Overview

Build the essential analysis and leadership skills needed for careers in today's data-driven world

Duration

24 months

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Total fee

51.37 Lakh

Mode of learning

Online

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Course Level

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Master's in Data Science
 at 
Northwestern University 
Highlights

  • Earn a postgraduate degree from Northwestern University
  • Learn from industry experts
  • Real-world projects that can emphasize preparation for professional practice
  • Financial aid available
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Master's in Data Science
 at 
Northwestern University 
Course details

Who should do this course?
  • Individuals from various scientific fields who want to leverage data science techniques to analyze and interpret data in their research
What are the course deliverables?
  • Articulate analytics as a core strategy of data science
  • Transform data into actionable insights
  • Develop statistically sound and robust analytic solutions
  • Demonstrate leadership
  • Formulate and manage plans to address business issues
  • Evaluate constraints on the use of data
  • Assess data structure and data lifecycle
More about this course
  • The integration of data science and business strategy has created a demand for professionals who can make data-driven decisions that propel their organizations forward
  • You can build the essential analysis and leadership skills needed for careers in today's data-driven world in Northwestern's online Master of Science in Data Science program
  • They learn how to utilize relational and document database systems and analytics software built upon open-source systems such as R, Python, and TensorFlow
  • They learn how to make trustworthy predictions using traditional statistics and machine learning methods
  • Specialization in Analytics and Modeling, Analytics Management, Artificial Intelligence, Data Engineering, or Technology Entrepreneurship

Master's in Data Science
 at 
Northwestern University 
Curriculum

Core Courses

MSDS 400-DL Math for Modelers

MSDS 401-DL Applied Statistics with R

MSDS 420-DL Database Systems

MSDS 422-DL Practical Machine Learning

MSDS 460-DL Decision Analytics

MSDS 485-DL Data Governance, Ethics, and Law

MSDS 498-DL Capstone or MSDS 590-DL Thesis

Electives

MSDS 402-DL Research Design for Data Science

MSDS 403-DL Data Science and Digital Transformation

MSDS 410-DL Supervised Learning Methods

MSDS 411-DL Unsupervised Learning Methods

MSDS 413-DL Time Series Analysis and Forecasting

Analytics and Modeling Specialization

DL Data Modeling for Supervised Learning

DL Data Modeling for Unsupervised Learning

Analytics Management Specialization

DL Accounting and Finance for Technology Managers

MSDS 476-DL Business Process Analytics

Artificial Intelligence Specialization

DL Natural Language Processing

DL Artificial Intelligence and Deep Learning

Data Engineering Specialization

DL Foundations of Data Engineering

DL Analytics Application Engineering

Technology Entrepreneurship Specialization

DL Technology Entrepreneurship

DL Accounting and Finance for Technology Managers

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Master's in Data Science
 at 
Northwestern University 
Faculty details

Thomas W. Miller, Faculty Director
Tom Miller is faculty director of the data science program at Northwestern University. He started with the program when it was called predictive analytics and for the past ten years has been responsible for growing the curriculum, introducing specializations, and designing numerous distance learning courses.
Abid Ali
Abid Ali currently works in Dataiku as Strategic Customer Success Manager. He has worked in consulting and product companies over the years. He has several years of international consulting experience leading, designing, and delivering large-scale data and reporting solutions in the U.S., Great Britain, Europe, and Asia Pacific.

Master's in Data Science
 at 
Northwestern University 
Entry Requirements

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