Data science and analytics

Graduate certificate University of Missouri
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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.

    Quick facts

    Official name

    Graduate certificate in data science and analytics


    University of Missouri

    Program type

    Graduate certificate

    Academic home

    Graduate School | MU Institute for Data Science and Informatics

    Delivery mode

    100% online


    Higher Learning Commission

    Credit hours


    Estimated cost


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

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    Career prospects

    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

    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 modeling and machine learning


    100% online


    The University of Missouri is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission, one of six regional institutional accreditors in the United States.

    Learn more about this program

    This program is administered by the MU Institute for Data Science and Informatics