Admission to the MS in Data
Science Program

The Ritchie School of Engineering & Computer Science seeks driven individuals with strong analytical skills and any level of computer science background who can become the next generation of data scientists. Students should not only be committed to furthering their career but also believe that advancing scientific knowledge can positively impact our global society.

Upcoming Dates and Deadlines

The online MS in Data Science program has four start times throughout the year. Applications are accepted and reviewed on a rolling basis. The sooner students submit their applications, the sooner they will receive an admission decision.

Program Start DateEarly Priority DeadlinePriority DeadlineApplication Deadline
September 2022
May 20, 2022
June 17, 2022
July 15, 2022
January 2023
September 9, 2022
October 7, 2022
November 4, 2022

Please note that application deadlines are subject to change and differ for on-campus programs. Visit our main website to learn more about the admissions process for our on-campus MS in Data Science program in Denver.

Why Apply by the Priority Deadline?

  • Receive a waiver for the $65 application fee.
  • Prepare for your future by receiving an earlier admission decision.
  • Gain more time to focus on your finances by seeking scholarships and identifying options for funding your degree.

For more information about what students need to apply, visit our application requirements page.