Master'sMathematical Data Science

The Master of Science (MS) in mathematical data science from Wichita State prepares you for a variety of high-paying, high-demand careers in private, government and nonprofit sectors. You’ll have access to some of the best research facilities in the country and the chance to work and research with faculty and industry professionals on campus and throughout Kansas’ largest city.

Learn how Mathematical Data Science is the right fit for you.

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Applied learning at Wichita State

At Wichita State, applied learning is everything. In fact, every degree we offer has a guaranteed applied learning or research experience built right into it equipping you with the relevant skills and experience to make you workforce ready before graduation.

Admission to the program

To be admitted into the program, applicants must:

  • Be admitted into the WSU Graduate School
  • Have an undergraduate degree in mathematics
  • Have a minimum 3.0 GPA in previous mathematics and computer science courses

Students may be admitted on a conditional basis if they do not have all the prerequisite. For additional admission details, click on the link below.

Inside the Program

New facility for the National Institute for Research and Digital Transformation

Wichita State University is moving forward on a facility to house the National Institute for Research and Digital Transformation (NIRDT) as part of WSU's Interdisciplinary Research initiative. Research and partnerships created in the facility will be focused around the convergence of faculty and students from many different WSU departments across the university for the sole purpose of developing research in a broad range of economic sectors, including the high-tech sectors, health sector, manufacturing, defense and logistics while supporting the aviation and aerospace industries.


The program consists of 30 hours and includes courses in business analytics, machine learning, mathematical models, data analytics, algorithmic design, statistical computing and database system management.


A graduate degree in mathematical data science from Wichita State's Fairmount College of Liberal Arts and Sciences will help you take the next step in your career—while opening doors to new possibilities.

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