Volume X / 2021
The University of Texas at Arlington | College of Engineering

New Data Degree

UTA’s new master’s degree program in data science helps meet the growing need for data science professionals in STEM, health, and related fields, expanding students’ marketable skills and preparing them to enter dynamic career paths.

Added this fall, the program offers a widely encompassing set of courses that allows students without computer science backgrounds to develop skills for jobs in business, engineering, health care, and science settings. It also instills the acumen needed to draw insights from data, to make sound decisions using data, and to effectively communicate about data-driven findings and decisions.

The master’s degree in data science requires 30 course hours can be completed in two years.