Data Science – Computer Science

Online at Colorado School of Mines

Data Science – Computer Science

Online at Colorado School of Mines

Data Science – Computer Science Post Baccalaureate Certificate

The Data Science – Computer Science graduate certificate is an online or residential program focusing on data science concepts within computer science (e.g., computational techniques and machine learning) plus prerequisite knowledge (e.g., probability and regression). The aim of this certificate is to help students develop an essential skill set in data analytics, including (1) deriving predictive insights by applying advanced statistics, modeling and programming skills, (2) acquiring in-depth knowledge of machine learning and computational techniques, and (3) unearthing important questions and intelligence for a range of industries, from product design to finance.

Certificate Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree: Required
  • GRE: Not Required
  • Letters of Recommendation: Not Required
  • Resume or Curriculum Vitae (CV): Required
  • Statement of Purpose: Not Required. Suggested if GPA is less than 3.0/4.0
  • Transcript(s): Required. Must be submitted for all schools attended (unofficial transcripts accepted for admissions review and must show successful completion of any required prerequisite course(s).

For additional information about these admissions requirements, please refer to the Admissions Requirements page

Tuition

CREDIT HOURSTOTAL ONLINE TUITION & FEES Fall and Spring 2022-23
1.0$1,151
2.0$2,211
3.0$3,271
4.0$4,331
5.0$5,391
6.0$6,451
7.0$7,511
8.0$8,571
9.0$9,631
10.0$10,691
11.0$11,751
12.0$12,811
13.0$13,871
14.0$14,931
15.0$15,991
Cost per credit hour:$1,060
  • Employer contributions are routinely applied to cover a portion of this cost.
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Fees

  • Fees for students enrolled in Mines Online programs or courses are included in the cost of tuition.

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Investment You Can Count On

16%

projected job growth 2018-2028

~$98,000

average annual salary for computer and information technology occupations

#1

career return on investment,
research universities,
U.S. Department of Education

Computer Science and Data Science Faculty

Mahadevan Ganesh

Mahadevan Ganesh

Rank - Professor

Email - mganesh@mines.edu

Phone - 303-273-3927

Dorit Hammerling

Dorit Hammerling

Rank - Associate Professor

Department - Applied Mathematics and Statistics

Email - hammerling@mines.edu

Phone - 303-384-2272

Qi Han

Qi Han

Rank - Professor

Department - Computer Science

Email - qhan@mines.edu

Phone - 303-273-3849

Keith Hellman

Keith Hellman

Rank - Visiting Teaching Associate Professor

Department - Computer Science

Email - khellman@mines.edu

William Hoff

William Hoff

Rank - Emeritus Associate Professor

Email - whoff@mines.edu

Zane R. Jobe

Zane R. Jobe

Rank - Research Professor

Email - zanejobe@mines.edu

Phone - 303-273-3601

Kathleen Kelly

Kathleen Kelly

Rank - Teaching Associate Professor

Department - Computer Science

Email - kathleenmariekelly@mines.edu

Jedidiah McClurg

Jedidiah McClurg

Rank - Assistant Professor

Email - mcclurg@mines.edu

Phone - 303-384-2131

Dinesh Mehta

Dinesh Mehta

Rank - Professor

Email - dmehta@mines.edu

Phone - 303-273-3713

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