Master of Science in Data Science and Knowledge Engineering

Today, organizations from corporations to nonprofits and governments are striving to derive value from the large amounts of data available to them. Data science and knowledge engineering is the exciting technical field involved in turning this data into useful and reliable information.

The Master of Science in Data Science and Knowledge Engineering program prepares students for professional practice or further study in data science, data analytics and knowledge engineering.

At California Baptist University, we help you develop and hone your skills in dealing with data, applying algorithms and presenting results to guide important decisions. Data science is one of the most in-demand technical specialties, and we will prepare you to live your purpose as a data scientist and knowledge engineer.


Program Length
2 Years
Program Cost
$29,856 + fees


Why our program?

CBU is the only evangelical Christian university west of the Mississippi offering this degree. Students benefit from small classes taught by experienced faculty who thoroughly care for each individual student.

The faculty of the College of Engineering represent many years of experience with data science systems and algorithm design, in industry and in academia. The courses are designed in cooperation with the professional community and delivered in a Christ-honoring atmosphere. They feature real-world insights in applying data science to health care, business analytics and other key fields.

Students are able to work on a project or thesis of their choice that fits with their personal research interests.

Students can complete this degree in as little as 16 months if optional summer courses are taken.