How to Apply

Students interested in applying to the Data Science Secondary Field should fill out and submit the application form no later than the Fall semester of their third year of study. Applications may be submitted twice a year, in the spring semester (deadline, March 1) and fall semester (deadline, October 1), to the Academic Operations Administrator in the Office of Master's and Professional Programs (SEC 1.312-12). Questions about Secondary Field requirements should be directed to The application, which will include a proposed Plan of Study, must also be approved by a student’s home department Director of Graduate Study and their advisor.