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Graduate Program


The Goergen Institute for Data Science offers a STEM-accredited MS program in data science. This program allows students to study the broad area of data science or to concentrate their studies in one of the following areas:

  • Computational and statistical methods
  • Health and biomedical sciences
  • Business and social science

The program can be completed in either one year or one and a half years of full-time study. Each graduate will receive a degree conferred by the University's School of Arts and Sciences.


Our MS graduate students have received positions at distinguished companies, government agencies, and universities, including:

  • 1010Data
  • Amazon
  • Blizzard Entertainment
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Carlisle & Company
  • China Merchants Bank
  • Ellis Medicine
  • Google
  • IflyTek
  • Insight Data Science
  • Institute for Defense Analyses (IDA)
  • Labware
  • McGill Metal Processing Center
  • McKinsey & Company
  • Pivmo
  • Soleo Communications
  • Science and Technology Policy Institute
  • Springbok Analytics
  • Stanford PhD Program
  • University of Rochester Medical Center

Related PhD Programs

Students looking to continue onto a PhD program at Rochester after our MS program can do so by applying to one of the following related programs:

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Want to learn more about our program? See our FAQ and requirements pages, email, or fill out our program inquiry form