Master of Data Science (Professional)

Unlock a world of potential with the Master of Data Science at JCU and become an authority in the roaring big-data industry. Develop innovative solutions to contemporary problems in data science and mastermind database systems, programs, models, and projects. Gain strong career planning insights and build critical enterprise skills through the Professional Employability Subject. You can complete this subject in your home country, prior to coming to Australia.

Five stars

for learner engagement* *Good Universities Guide 2021, PG Science & Maths

Next-level networking

Make industry connections

Five stars

for graduate starting salary* *Good Universities Guide 2021, PG outcomes


Online study is only available to off-shore students


  • Online: January, March, May, July, September, November
  • Cairns: February, July



+estimated annual tuition fee
Plus Student Services and Amenities fee
Scholarships and financial aid available if eligible


2 years full-time

2 years, 8 months part-time for online study

Entry Requirements

AQF level 7 bachelor degree; or minimum five years relevant industry experience in IT or Data Science/Data Analytics; or equivalent



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