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Are you interested in understanding more about data, the technical intricacies of analysing it, and turn your findings into scientific evidence portfolios through actionable results for informed decision-making?

Develop advanced theoretical and technical knowledge of data science and skills in the areas of computing technology, algorithmic aspects of machine learning, mathematics, statistics, and database structures. 

Explore UniSQ's Data Science degrees

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What qualifications do you need to be a data scientist?
To become a data scientist, you will need either a Bachelor’s degree in a relevant field, such as computer science, IT, mathematics or statistics, or a postgraduate degree in data science, such as a Graduate Diploma of Data Science or a Masters of Data Science.
What are my career prospects with a data science degree?

If you enjoy analysing data and want to complete a data science degree in Australia UniSQ has the degree for you. You can be confident that you are taking the first fundamental step to qualify for future careers and success. By studying data science, you can open the door to an array of job opportunities, including:

  • Data analyst
  • Data engineer
  • Data scientist
  • Data manager   

By choosing UniSQ, you can enjoy our flexible study options by undertaking a data science degree online or on-campus. Fit your  studies in with your current life by choosing from our various ways to study.  Take one subject at a time, study full-time, part-time, or take extra subjects when life allows it.

At UniSQ, we understand that every student journey is unique . You may have recently graduated high school, are seeking a career change, or looking to upskill in your current roles. No matter the path you’ve taken to get here, our  range of online data science courses will allow you to kick-start your career in data science. Study from the comfort of your home or on-campus  — the choice is yours.

Whether you’re seeking a Masters, a PhD, or a Graduate Certificate, there’s no better place to study a data science course in Australia than UniSQ. 

Why study data science with UniSQ?

By studying data science at UniSQ, you’ll have the opportunity to gain fundamental skills in the information and communications field of data science and learn to overcome the challenges of capturing, sorting and interpreting large amounts of data. Even if you come from a non-science or non-mathematics background, our data science courses will equip you with the essential skills you need to enhance or switch careers.

Our academic staffs' years of industry experience and network connections have fuelled our highly engaging learning programs to ensure your academic and professional growth and success.

Whether you undertake our online data science courses, choose to study on-campus or enter via a pathway program, our courses accommodate students at different life stages, so you can maintain a balanced lifestyle while studying with UniSQ

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