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Learning Outcomes of the M.S. in Applied Data Science

As an interdisciplinary program, the M.S.A.D.S. provides students the opportunity to learn in a broad range of areas related to data science. Successful students in our program After completing the program, students will be able to:


  • Collect, store, and access data by identifying and leveraging applicable technologies
  • Create actionable insight across a range of contexts (e.g. societal, business, political), using data and the full data science life cycle
  • Apply visualization and predictive models to help generate actionable insight
  • Use programming languages such as R and Python to support the generation of actionable insight
  • Communicate insights gained via visualization and analytics to a broad range of audiences (including project sponsors and technical team leads
  • Apply ethics in the development, use and evaluation of data and predictive models (e.g., fairness, bias, transparency, privacy)

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