The Master of Information and Data Science is designed to be completed in 20 months, but other options are available to complete the program on an accelerated basis. You will complete 27 units of course work over three to five terms.1 Courses are divided into foundation courses (15 units), advanced courses (9 units), and a synthetic capstone (3 units). You will also complete an immersion at the UC Berkeley campus.

Foundation Courses (15 units)

Research Design and Application for Data and Analysis
Exploring and Analyzing Data
Storing and Retrieving Data
Applied Machine Learning
Visualizing and Communicating Data

Advanced Courses (9 units)

Experiments and Causal Inference
Legal, Policy, and Ethical Considerations for Data Scientists
Scaling Up! Really Big Data
Applied Regression and Time Series Analysis
Machine Learning at Scale

Capstone Course (3 units)

Synthetic Capstone Course

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1 Students may take a maximum of 9 units each term.


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