Master of Science in Computer Science
The Master of Science in Computer Science (Data Science) provides students with a core background in Computer Science and specialized algorithmic, statistical, and systems expertise in acquiring, storing, accessing, analyzing and visualizing large, heterogeneous and real-time data associated with diverse real-world domains including energy, the environment, health, media, medicine, and transportation.
Students must satisfy all the requirements for the Master of Science degree in Computer Science. The following additional requirements must be met to obtain an MS in Computer Science with a specialization in Data Science.
A variety of career opportunities exist, but primarily in the areas of:
- Aerospace and Defense
- Computer Programming
- Computer Security
- Government Security
- Software Design
- Computer Simulation
- Information Technology
- Consulting Firms
DEN@Viterbi Student Services
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