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.

five stars

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

next-level networking

make industry connections

increase your expertise

gain skills essential to many industries


  • online: january, march, may, july, september, november
  • cairns: february, july



^estimated annual tuition fee

plus student services and amenities fee
fee deferral and scholarships available if eligible


2 years full-time

or part-time equivalent

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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