A Bachelor’s degree conferred by a regionally accredited U.S. institution or the foreign equivalent as determined by an evaluation service accepted by Saint Peter’s University. It is recommended that students have a strong background in science, computer science/programming, mathematics, statistics, applied sciences or quantitative business. Applicants are evaluated on an individual basis and may be required to take needed prerequisite coursework.
Official undergraduate transcript evidencing an earned Bachelor’s degree.
A recommended minimum undergraduate cumulative GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale.
One letter of recommendation from a professor or an employer.
A personal statement describing why the applicant desires this data science degree. The statement should demonstrate:
a. Strong writing skills;
b. An expressed desire to work in the represented field;
c. A strong ability to reason; and
d. Commitment to completing the degree.
Resume of professional work experience.
Admission requirements for international students can be found by visiting saintpeters.edu/international. Unlike many programs at other universities, our Data Science Graduate Program is on the STEM list. International students may be eligible for a 36-month OPT upon approval.
All Documents Should be Sent to:
Saint Peter’s University
Attn: Graduate and Professional Studies Admission
2641 John F. Kennedy Boulevard
Jersey City, New Jersey 07306