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Online Master of Data Science: Admission Requirements

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Degree and Minimum GPABachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited college or university with a minimum 3.0 GPA.
TranscriptsApplicants must submit an official transcript from the institution that granted their bachelor’s degree as well as unofficial transcripts from any other credit-granting institution. An official transcript is also required for any graduate work an applicant would like considered for transfer credit. Transcripts must demonstrate a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale.
Official GMAT/GRENot required.
Additional Requirements
  • Two letters of recommendation

  • A personal statement detailing the applicant’s professional goals

  • Program prerequisites (some of which may be completed after beginning the Data Science program): Introductory Statistics, Introductory Programming, Introductory Calculus. Contact us if you have questions about whether you have met the prerequisites, especially if these courses are not identifiable on your transcript, or for information about how to complete them as you begin the program.
International Students: This degree is 100% online, international students are not eligible to obtain a Visa for this program.

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International Students

International students may need to submit additional materials for admission.

TOEFL, IELTS, or Duolingo scoresTest of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL)
Internet-based: 100
Paper-based: 600
Computer-based: 250
Calvin University Institution Code: 1095

International English Language Testing System (IELTS)
Score of 7.0
Calvin University Institution Code: 1095

Score of 125
International Student Transcripts

International transcripts that are in English and show a GPA or a CGPA, and a bachelor’s degree conferred do not require a transcript evaluation. If those items are not on the transcript, a transcript evaluation is required.  

Transfer Credit

We welcome the diversity that transfer students bring to Calvin University. Please reach out to speak with an admissions counselor to find out more about transferring credit.

When to Apply

The online Master of Data Science program will offer at least one start date per year. Start your application today, or call us for more information at 616-200-4403.