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Master of Science in Data Science

Become an indispensable member of your organization

Data is one of the most valuable assets of companies, organizations and the government. It can affect scientific discovery, social interaction, political tradition, economic practice, public health and many other areas. The field of data science has emerged to address the ongoing growth of data and the need to manage and understand it.

Fontbonne University’s Master of Science in Data Science addresses society’s need for professionals who can extract meaning from data and convey the information obtained to those who need and use the information.

Program Highlights

  • Fontbonne faculty in data science regularly publish with students and collaborate with faculty from other universities, forming interdisciplinary research teams.
  • Students in the program receive training in R, SQL, Python and Machine Learning.
  • The demand for data scientists is increasing dramatically — companies and organizations of all sizes need the skills of data scientists in order to make critical strategic decisions. According to Forbes, data scientist has been the #1 job three years in a row. 

Accelerated Program

Current Fontbonne students may apply for the M.S. in Data Science as an accelerated master’s program. The following 3 courses (9 credit hours) can be counted for both undergraduate and graduate as part of the accelarated master’s program from the Data Science, B.S. 


Master of Science in Data Science

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6800 Wydown Boulevard
St. Louis, MO 63105


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