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The Master of Science in Data Science (MSDS) offers tailored curricular paths to study big data applications in multiple fields.

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The Master of Science in Data Science (MSDS) offers tailored curricular paths to study big data applications in multiple fields.

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This is a graphic design. The Master of Science in Data Science program does not require its applicants to submit GRE scores.
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Our strategic partnership with the Miami Institute for Data Science and Computing (IDSC) leverages state-of-the-art resources and provides students internship opportunities with industry partners.

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Our strategic partnership with the Miami Institute for Data Science and Computing (IDSC) leverages state-of-the-art resources and provides students internship opportunities with industry partners.

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Big Data, Big Future

The Master of Science in Data Science is designed to provide interdisciplinary connections and experiential learning opportunities across all aspects of data science and computing: from machine learning to marine science, from city planning to communications. Students from any academic disciplines are invited to explore to possibilities of this degree program, and to consider advancing their careers with the foundational knowledge of how to understand the applications and implications data in a variety of fields.

The Work We Do

Big Data Can Make A Big Difference

With the growth rate for data and information research scientists on the rise, consider a graduate degree in Data Science. Our program offers you the ability to specialize in the arena in which you want to make a difference.

'Cane Talks: Unlocking Information: The Power of Data Visualization

Dr. Alberto Cairo, MS in Data Science Professor and Knight Chair in Visual Journalism at the School of Communication, presents on the importance of data visualization - the graphical display of information - as arguably the most powerful tool to help us derive meaning from the enormous amounts of data produced daily.

'Cane Talks: Sea Level Rise in Days and Decades: What’s Coming and What We Can Do About it

MS in Data Science Professor, Dr. Benjamin Kirtman, describes what his research in atmospheric science and big data means for cities across the globe. In his lab at the University of Miami, Ben Kirtman is using one of the world’s largest supercomputers to more accurately predict the risk of severe flooding—in the upcoming weeks and decades.

Data Science at the University of Miami

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New "north star" guides university

The disruption caused by COVID-19 is accelerating innovations, technologies, and initiatives that will lead a stronger, more resilient University of Miami to its centennial in 2025.

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Endowments Will Power Big Data Solutions With Technical Talent

With more than $12 million from the Knight Foundation and Phillip and Patricia Frost, the Institute for Data Science and Computing is establishing its first endowed faculty chairs.

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Exploring the pandemic’s ethical challenges

Amid increased public health surveillance and contact tracing, UM’s data science and ethics researchers focus on the tricky balance between saving lives and protecting personal privacy.

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University of Miami establishes Miami Institute for Data Science and Computing

Expanding the mission of the Center for Computational Science, IDSC will catalyze data-driven research and enhance understanding of the new field of data science.

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