Computer Science

Data Science

The MS in Data Science program prepares students for advanced careers in data engineering, quantitative research, machine learning, and data analytics. The flexible learning formats allow students from New York City, Long Island, and other regions to develop and strengthen their data science knowledge, application, and leadership skills. Graduates are expected to be practice-ready professionals who contribute to their organizations and communities.

The 30-semester hour curriculum focuses on the mathematical and algorithmic knowledge and skills used in different aspects of data science and includes courses such as:

  • Data Science
  • Data Warehousing
  • Machine Learning
  • Computational Matrix Algebra and Applications
  • Nonlinear Optimization
  • Probability and Statistical Inference

More About The Programs

Program Directory

Program Director

Steven C. Lindo Scott M. Jeffreys
Special Associate Professor


Yihren Wu Yihren Wu
Professor of Mathematics

Simona Doboli Simona Doboli
Professor of Computer Science

Zoran Sunik Zoran Sunik
Professor of Mathematics

Kira Adaricheva Kira Adaricheva
Professor of Mathematics

Krishnan Pillaipakkamnatt Krishnan Pillaipakkamnatt
Professor of Computer Science

Steven C. Lindo Steven C. Lindo
Adjunct Assistant Professor of Computer Science