The UNC Greensboro Master of Science in Informatics and Analytics program is a 30-credit degree that requires six core courses, three additional courses in a chosen concentration and a capstone experience in that same concentration.

6 core classes

The six core curriculum courses are:

  • Statistical Methods
  • Data Analytics
  • Data Preparation
  • Machine Learning and Predictive Analytics
  • Data Visualization
  • Analytical Solutions
3 additional courses

In addition to the core curriculum, students must select a concentration of interest. Students may select from one of the following concentrations:

  • Advance Data Analytics
  • Bioinformatics
  • Computational Analytics
  • Cultural Analytics
  • Geo-spatial Analytics

The following concentrations will be available in the future:

  • Health Informatics
  • Sports Analytics
1 capstone course

A final requirement is the completion of a capstone project to gain hands on experience. Graduate students work with local industries and nonprofit organizations to solve important data science problems under the supervision of a mentor.


The costs in the table below is based on the typical full-time student path (9 hours for first three semesters, 3 hours for the final semester) and the 2019-2020 schedule of tuition and fees. To see the most recent schedule, visit the Cashier’s Office website.

Semester In-State Out-of-State
Face-to-Face Online, Inside NC Online, Outside NC Face-to-Face Online, Inside NC Online, Outside NC
Students Entering Fall 2020 $13,546 $12,599 $20,274 $37,553 $32,772 $20,274
Students Entering Fall 2021 $14,446 $13,499 $21,174 $38,453 $33,672 $21,174


International Students

The MS in Informatics and Analytics is a STEM degree.

Learn more about international student application requirements

Focus Areas
Career Ready