PhD in Data Science at NYU

    • Data Science
    • New York
    • Applications have closed

    Website New York University


    The Center for Data Science is excited to announce a new PhD Program in Data Science. The program will prepare students to advance the state-of-the-art in data science research and prepare them for outstanding careers in academia or industry. Previous cohorts were guaranteed financial support in the  form of tuition and a stipend in the fall and spring semesters for up to five years.

    Degree Requirements

    To be awarded the PhD in Data Science, students must, within 10 years of first enrolling:

    • Complete 72 credit hours while maintaining a cumulative grade point average of 3.0 (out of 4.0).
    • Pass a Comprehensive Exam.
    • Pass the Depth Qualifying Exam (DQE) by May 15 of their fourth semester.
    • Complete all the steps for approval of their PhD dissertation.

    For more information on degree requirements, visit PhD Curriculum.