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Students in the Mount St. Mary's University data science certificate program.

Data Science Certificate

Make better decisions by making sense of data.

As more organizations search for ways to take advantage of data in their decision-making process, the need for those with a background in data science is becoming more critical than ever.

School of Natural Science and Mathematics

The data science certificate is part of the School of Natural Science and Mathematics. Our goal as a department is to graduate women and men that are uniquely equipped to provide scientific perspective and solutions to the complex problems facing humanity.

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  • Undergraduate Major
  • Undergraduate Minor
  • Certificate
  • Graduate Program
  • Adult Undergraduate
  • Special Program

About the certificate.

The Mount's graduate certificate in data science was designed for the professional working in fields such as government, research, finance, biotechnology, cybersecurity and more.

Topics include statistics, data engineering and data model applications, among others, providing you with actionable skills for your current role.

Courses include:

  • Introduction to Data Science and the Data Science Lifecycle
  • Data Engineering and Data Munging
  • Predictive Modeling Algorithms and Data Products
  • Data Science Applications
  • Data Science Capstone

Gainful Employment Disclosure

While the majority of our students choose to earn a post-baccalaureate certificate in addition to a graduate degree, some opt for a stand-alone certificate program. For those opting to take only the certificate program additional information is provided and required by the federal government regarding program costs, financing, success rate and related occupations. See the Gainful Employment Disclosure information for the Data Science Certificate Program.