Data Science Masters

The newest MSDS cohort is composed of bright students from across the country and around the world. From nearly 900 applicants, the MSDS program enrolled 62 new master’s students. The 2019 incoming cohort boasts the title of most selective ever: less than 12 percent of applicants were offered admission to the MSDS program this year.

Demographics

Women: 58%
Underrepresented Minorities: 6%
Asian Americans: 21%
International Students: 59%
First-Generation Students: 21%

Academic Background

Undergraduate Majors

  • Actuarial Science
  • Applied Mathematics
  • Biochemistry
  • Biology
  • Business Administration
  • Chemistry
  • Computer Science/Engineering
  • Economics
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Electronics & Communication
  • Human Centered Design & Engineering
  • Informatics
  • Information Systems
  • Information Technology
  • Mathematics
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Nutrition Sciences
  • Philosophy
  • Physics
  • Statistics

Advanced Degrees

Master’s (MBA, M.A., M.S.): 6
Doctorate (PhD): 2

Professional Background

Years of Professional Experience

0-2 years: 37
3-9 years: 20
10+ years: 6

Selected Employers

  • Amazon
  • AT&T
  • Allen Institute for Cell Science
  • Boeing
  • BP
  • Facebook
  • Foxconn
  • Fractal Analytics
  • Fred Hutchinson
  • General Electric
  • Goldman Sachs
  • JP Morgan
  • Microsoft
  • Mu Sigma
  • Oracle
  • Qualcomm
  • SAP Labs
  • SIFT Science
  • Tata Consultancy Services
  • T-Mobile

Industries Represented

  • Aerospace/Aviation
  • Cloud Computing
  • Computer Software
  • Computer Technology
  • Consulting
  • Defense
  • Electronics
  • Energy
  • Finance/Banking
  • Healthcare
  • Information Technology
  • Pharmaceutical
  • Science/Research
  • Telecommunications