Make data-informed decisions

Quick facts

  • Program type: Graduate certificate
  • Academic home: Graduate School | Institute for Data Science and Informatics
  • Accreditation: Higher Learning Commission
  • Delivery mode: 100% online
  • Credit hours: 15
  • Estimated program cost: $16,335.45*

*This cost is for illustrative purposes only. Your hours and costs will differ, depending on your transfer hours, course choices at Mizzou and your academic progress. See more about tuition and financial aid.

Get the degree you deserve

Large scale data represents opportunity in nearly every field of advanced study. The online graduate certificate in data science and analytics from MU will help you understand the full spectrum of the science and how it can help you make better decisions. If you want to see how data science can help inform and develop future leaders, this may be the certificate for you.

This program was designed for:

  • Working professionals who deal with data in their business and have institutional support for data science education.
  • Doctoral students of anthropology, biotechnology, business, computer science, geography, geospatial science or related fields.

Program structure and topics

Delivery of this program is 100% online: no campus visits are required.

Course work covers

  • Structuring and formatting data
  • Data visualization and interpretation
  • Database systems, design and implementation
  • Probability, statistics and pattern analysis
  • Statistical programming

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The Data Science and Analytics program is administered by the Institute for Data Science and Informatics.