Admissions Requirements

Degree Program Program Type Dept Application Materials and Admission Criteria Prerequisite Course Requirements Department ADM Review Dept Conditional Admits Dept Appeal Process
MS Data Analytics On campus & Online **Online Only: Non-US residents that are not residing in the US are not admitted into the online master’s program.

*Completed a Bachelor’s degree with a minimum undergraduate GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale

*Completed all prerequisite courses with grade B- or better

*Provide written evidence of ability to perform at a high academic level by submitting a personal and academic statement

*Students whose native language is not English must submit an official score report from the TOEFL or IELTS submitted directly from the testing center. The only exception is for students who have worked or studied for 5 years or more in Australia, Canada, New Zealand, the Republic of Ireland, the U.K., the U.S., or South Africa. The minimum score required for TOEFL is 550 (PBT), 213 (CBT) or 79 (IBT). The minimum score required for IELTS is 6.5 (academic module).

  • F1- students must have completed a course in data structures and algorithms to be considered for admission to the master’s degree program.

*Students who have not completed all prerequisites can be admitted conditionally to take classes at UIS to complete the entrance requirements. The prerequisite courses must be completed with a minimum grade of B-.

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