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    University Of Southern California - [USC], California, Los Angeles - Programs And Fees

    Los Angeles, CaliforniaLocation
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    Master of Science [M.Sc] (Applied Data Science)

    2 years
    full time
    English
    on-campus

    $25,795 

    1st Year
    Fees

    International Student Tution


    Eligibility & Entry Requirement

    Academic Eligibility:

    • Students must complete a 4 years bachelor's degree from a recognized institution.
    • Students who meet the above degree requirement with a strong technical background in engineering, physics, or a comparable science program are welcome to apply.
    • The average cumulative high school GPA of students admitted to Stanford is 3.55 on a 4.0 scale.
    • Standardized test scores – GMAT or GRE 

    Indian Student Eligibility:

    Indian students are eligible to apply if they meet one of the following eligibility criteria:

    • Completed a 4-year UG degree with first class in a relevant field from a recognized institution

    Note: A three-year bachelor’s degree in any subject is not considered sufficient for graduate study at Stanford. A two-year master’s degree following the three-year bachelor’s degree from India is required.

    Along with the minimum eligibility requirements, international students hailing from non-English speaking countries need to prove English proficiency through IELTS/TOEFL/any equivalent test to get admission to this program.


    Program Description

    • The objective of the University of South California Master of Science in Applied Data Science is to train students with a range of backgrounds to be skilled data scientists. This program allows students to get training in either computer science or other engineering or scientific disciplines to pursue a career in applied data science.
    • Students completing this degree will have learned the skills required to work as a data scientist, including a basic understanding of data science techniques, the ability to write data science programs in Python, knowledge and experience in working with both databases and big data infrastructure, skills in applying machine learning and data mining techniques, and knowledge of how to apply these skills to real-world problems. The Master of Science in Applied Data Science requires a total of 32 units minimum to graduate along with a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 for graduation.

    Program Highlights

    Degree Type OfferedMaster
    Duration2 years
    Fees63917 for 2 years
    Delivery Typefull time
    Admission Intakefall (Deadline - Jan 15)
    Admission Intakespring (Deadline - Sept 15)
    Language ProficiencyTOEFL,IELTS
    ExamsGRE
    Program URLhttps://viterbigradadmission.usc.edu/programs/masters/msprograms/informatics/ms-applied-data-science/...

    Required Document List

    • College transcripts
    • Statement of marks
    • Financial Documentation
    • Letter of Recommendation
    • Statement of Purpose
    • CV/Resume

    Application Deadline

    Event End Date
    fall Jan 15, 2022
    spring Sep 15, 2021

    Scores Required

    90 / 120

    Avg. Score in

    TOEFL

    6.5 / 9

    Avg. Score in

    IELTS

    317 / 340

    Avg. Score in

    GRE


    Fees & Funding

    Tution & Application Fees

    YearYear 1Year 2
    Tuition Fee$25795$34040
    Health Insurance$2041$2041
    Total Fee$27836$36081

    Living Costs

    HeadAvg Cost Per Year
    Room, Food, Parking$19609

    Scholarship Grants & Financial Aids

    Name AmountInternational Students EligibleApplication Deadline
    FormSwift Scholarship Program$1000YesMar 15, 2020
    FINCAD Women in Finance Scholarship$20000YesN/A
    BrokerFish International student scholarship$1000YesDec 21, 2020
    Debesh Kamal Scholarship$1385YesApr 30, 2020

    VISA & Work Study

    VISA

    • The Graduate Admissions Office issues Form I-20s, the official three-page document that is endorsed by a designated school official, to admitted students. Once students receive their Form I-20, they can apply for the F-1 visa at a US embassy/consulate in their home country.
    • The J-1 student visa is an exchange visitor visa issued to students at all academic levels. In order to apply for the J-1 student visa, students must first receive their DS-2019 from the Graduate Admission office.

    Work Study

    The Student workers are generally limited to no more than 20 hours per week while school is in session (fall or spring semesters or summer sessions). More hours may be worked during winter recess, spring break, or summer when a student is not enrolled in classes.



    Reviews

    SL
    8.8 /10

    I did my bachelors from Kolkata and one of my relatives told me about this university in the USA. she told me all the pros of this university and I was impressed by the infrastructure and the curriculum, this university provides therefore, I decided to take admission here. so, I applied to the online portal of the college.

    Course Curriculum :

    In my course curriculum I learnt about the data science. I was taught a lot of coding languages and the ways to analyse and Research data. Within the program, we learn the skills required to work as a data scientist, including a basic understanding of data science techniques, the ability to write data science programs in Python, knowledge and experience in working with both databases and big data infrastructure, skills in applying machine learning and data mining techniques, and knowledge of how to apply these skills to real-world problems.

    9 /10 academic/food
    9 /10 faculty
    8 /10 infrastructure
    10 /10 accomodation
    8 /10 placement
    9 /10 extracurricular
    AS
    8.7 /10

    I did my bachelors from Kolkata and one of my relatives told me about this university in the USA. she told me all the pros of this university and I was impressed by the infrastructure and the curriculum, this university provides therefore, I decided to take admission here. so, I applied to the online portal of the college. The application fee that I paid was $90.

    Course Curriculum :

    In my course curriculum I learnt about the data science. I was taught a lot of coding languages and the ways to analyse and Research data.

    9 /10 academic/food
    8 /10 faculty
    10 /10 infrastructure
    8 /10 accomodation
    9 /10 placement
    8 /10 extracurricular

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