Master of Professional Studies in Data Science atUniversity of Maryland Baltimore County Department of Computer Science and Electrical Engineering


1.5 - 2 years (Full Time)

Course Level

PG Degree

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  • The Master of Professional Studies (MPS) in Data Science program prepares students from a wide range of disciplinary backgrounds for careers in data science
  • Students get a fundamental understanding of data science through classes that highlight machine learning, data analysis, and data management
  • The course is available with the following pathways: Spatial Analytics, Data Science Analytics, Management Science, Policy Analysis, Cybersecurity, Bioinformatics, Healthcare Analytics, Advanced Computer and Analytics, Economics/Econometrics
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  • University Rankings
    • #601-700

      - ARWU (Shanghai Ranking) 2022

    • #801-1000

      - QS 2023

    • #601-800

      - THE (Times Higher Education) 2023

    • #759

      - US News & World Report 2023

    • #137

      - US News & World Report 2023

Fees & Expenses
1st year tuition fees
Fees componentsAmount
Tuition & feesINR 17,02,504
Other expenses in 1st Year
Fees componentsAmount
Hostel & MealsINR 11,89,082
InsuranceINR 4,26,598
TransportationINR 2,20,948
BooksINR 66,152
TotalINR 19,02,780

Calculated at the exchange rate of 1 USD = INR 82.69


Tuition & expenses were last updated on 8ᵗʰ February 2023

Entry Requirements

QualificationEntry Criteria

No specific cutoff mentioned


CGPA - 3/4

  • Applicant must hold a baccalaureate degree in any subject with a minimum undergraduate GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale
  • Applicants with grades on a scale other than 4.0, will be evaluated based on standards for the country of their degree
  • Prospective students must have also completed the following courses at the undergraduate or graduate level:
    • One semester of statistics
    • Calculus I
    • Candidates must have academic or professional experience equivalent to basic programming courses.
    • Students who do not have formal undergraduate programming courses or on-the-job training are encouraged to use MOOCs or Khan Academy


Marks - 90/120


Marks - 61/90


Marks - 6.5/9


Marks - 115/160

Conditional Offer


Students that have some English language abilities, but have not met the English language requirements for admission, may be eligible for “conditional admission,” which can sometimes allow students to begin their academic studies while also pursuing advanced English language studies

Application Process

Step 1: Prepare documents for application

  • Submit two letters of recommendation

Step 2: Additional documents required

Step 3: Start your online application

Step 4: Application fees for this course

Step 5: Application deadline

Important Dates

Jan , 2023

Course Commencement Date

Scholarship information is not available. You can apply to non-college specific scholarships available for USA.

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