- You must meet the general admission requirements that pertain to all post-master’s certificate candidates.
- Coursework should have included coursework comparable to at least three of the four required courses in both the Computer Science area and the Applied and Computational Mathematics area, respectively.
- Applicants with a master’s degree in data science or a very closely related field, such as applied statistics, are eligible to apply.
- If you are an international student, you may have additional admission requirements.
- You must select at least two courses from the Applied and Computational Mathematics program (625.xxx) and at least two courses from the Computer Science program (605.xxx).
- At least three of the courses must be 700-level with at least one from Computer Science and at least one from Applied and Computational Mathematics.
- 625.603 Statistical Methods and Data Analysis may not be applied to the post-master’s certificate.
- One graduate course taken outside of JHU and not applied toward a graduate or other degree may be considered toward the Data Science Post-Master’s Certificate, subject to advisor approval.
- Only grades of B− or above can be counted toward the post-master’s certificate.
- All course selections are subject to advisor approval.
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