University of Virginia(Data Science Program)
UVA’s program, launched in 2014, is an intensive professional Master’s degree, meant to get students (back) into the workforce quickly. It runs from early July until mid May of the following year. The Data Science Institute’s Big Data Fellows program draw in graduate students from other disciplines in the university to work on data-driven solutions to real-world issues. Three key features of this program are :
- An integrated curriculum and data experience;
- The compressed duration; and
- A cohort experience.