Tufts University to Add New Online Master’s in Data Science and Post Baccalaureate in Computer Science
MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass., Oct. 14, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Tufts University School of Engineering is collaborating with Noodle Partners, a leading online program manager (OPM), to launch a new online Master of Science in Data Science program and a Post-Baccalaureate in Computer Science. The programs are expected to launch in January 2021 with classes beginning in Fall 2021.
“We are laser focused on building online programs that help meet the growing demand for data and computer scientists.”
The Master of Science program in Data Science is designed to prepare students who have earned bachelor’s degrees in STEM fields for advanced careers in data analysis and data-intensive science. The program focuses on statistics and machine learning, with courses in data infrastructure and systems, data analysis and interfaces, and theoretical elements.
The Post-Baccalaureate program in Computer Science is open to individuals with at least a bachelor’s degree in any discipline (BA