Master of Science Applied Urban Science and Informatics Admissions
To be considered for the MS in Applied Urban Science and Informatics program, you must demonstrate, through a combination of coursework, previous degree, and professional experience, competency in the following areas, depending on your intended discipline specialization:
- Single-variable calculus
- Basic programming
- Statistics and probability
- Geographic information systems and spatial analytics
- Basic computer science
We are looking for people from ALL disciplines who would like to apply their quantitative skills to pressing social issues. A selection committee may deem some applicants in need of further training to be admitted into the program. In such cases, accelerated instruction may be available during the pre-semester City Challenge Program.
There are two deadlines for admission into the 2015-16 academic year.
Applicants who submit completed applications by February 15th, 2015 will pay a $60 application fee.
The final application deadline is April 15th, 2015. There is a $120 fee for applications submitted between the reduced fee and final deadlines.