Masters of Science in Data Science and Analytics


The Masters of Science in Data Science and Analytics (DSA) is an online degree program developed cooperatively by Clemson’s School of Mathematical and Statistical Sciences and Department of Management. The program requires 30 credit hours, 15 hours from the School of Mathematical and Statistical Sciences and 15 hours from the Department of Management. This unique degree program is entirely online, targets current working professionals, and produces data analysts with course work in decision sciences and management. Career fields for program graduates include manufacturing, military, government, and healthcare administration. Student cohorts for this program begin every July.

  • “I would like to extend special thanks to our faculty in business and science who recognized an emerging industry need and united their collective talents and expertise to develop such a relevant new graduate program. Together, we will help industry professionals better harness the power of data science and analytics to guide their strategic decision-making.” – Cynthia Young – Dean of Science
  • “The marketplace is demanding business analytics skillsets. And, by offering the new degree Clemson is getting ahead of the curve to meet that demand.” – Wendy York – Dean of Business

Why Clemson's DSA Program?

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    Interdisciplinary & collaborative degree program between School of Mathematical and Statistics Sciences & Department of Management. Students will learn decision making skills with quantitative reasoning through a business lens.

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    Opportunities to collaborate with peers in immersion weekends at Clemson, Greenville, or Charleston.

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    Program is designed for student cohorts. The cohort model allows the faculty to tailor the examples & content in the courses to the needs of the current students.

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