Master of Applied Data Science

University of Canterbury

Subject area

Mathematical Sciences not elsewhere classified

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Entry requirements

An approved Bachelor's degree.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

Graduates will be able to show evidence of advanced knowledge in data science. They will be able to use data to inform solutions to workplace needs and have an awareness of what can be done with the data. They will be able to plan and implement data-informed projects working both in multidisciplinary teams and independently to apply their knowledge to new situations. They will be able to engage in rigorous intellectual analysis, criticism and problem-solving and have an understanding of what programming can offer.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Mathematical Sciences at this level can earn:

$49,000

Median earnings one year after study

$61,000

Median earnings two years after study

$72,000

Median earnings five years after study

Status one year after study

Employment rate two years after study

50%

Employment rate two years after study

Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

UC Mathematics and Statistics Scholarship

Provided by:

University of Canterbury - The Scholarships Office

Website:

http://www.canterbury.ac.nz

Value:

$1,000, $2,500 or 5,000

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GCSB Women in STEM Scholarship

Provided by:

New Zealand Intelligence Community - Organisational Development New Zealand Intelligence Community

Website:

https://www.gcsb.govt.nz/working-for-us/gcsb-women-in-stem-scholarship/

Value:

The value of this award is $10,000, which can be spread over three years depending on your study plans.

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This information comes from Generosity New Zealand. For more scholarships, search their givME database (formerly called BreakOut) via your college, university or local library website.

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Free phone: 0800 827 748
Phone: (03) 369 3999
Web: http://www.canterbury.ac.nz

Please contact the provider for details of where this qualification is offered.

Sources

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