Applied Data Intelligence and Machine Learning

  • College

    College of Professional Advancement

  • Department

    Informatics and Mathematics

  • Degree


  • Location



Solve real-world problems with artificial intelligence techniques and data science tools

Mercer’s Master of Science (M.S.) in Applied Data Intelligence and Machine Learning provides a curriculum that includes programming, data structures and algorithms, machine learning, data modeling, and computational statistics, culminating in a capstone experience. Students may choose a concentration in Artificial Intelligence from the following areas:

  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Data Science
  • Designed concentration with advisor approval

Students in this program will gain knowledge and skills that are sought after in a range of academic fields and employment sectors, including cybersecurity, economics, energy, health sciences, human resources, social networks, supply chain and logistics, telecommunications, transportation, and more.

Designed for busy and working adults

Mercer’s M.S. in Applied Data Intelligence and Machine Learning provides flexibility and convenience while earning your graduate degree. The program is offered in a fully online format to fit into your schedule. With online courses, students have the same access to faculty and campus resources as students taking in-person courses. Courses are structured in eight-week sessions, and students can comfortably take one three-hour course per session while maintaining a work-life balance.

Support high-demand job markets in machine learning, data science, and artificial intelligence

Mercer’s M.S. in Applied Data Intelligence and Machine Learning equips graduates with the knowledge and skills to seek roles such as:

  • Artificial Intelligence Researcher
  • Artificial Intelligence Specialist
  • Computer Scientist
  • Data Analyst
  • Data and Analytics Consultant
  • Data Architect
  • Data Modeler
  • Data Scientist
  • Data Storyteller
  • Machine Learning Researcher
  • Machine Learning Specialist
  • Natural Language Processing (NLP) Specialist
  • UX Specialist and Designer

Learn more about our Applied Data Intelligence and Machine Learning program

Ready to take the next step?

Schedule your personalized admissions counseling appointment, or contact the Office of Graduate Admissions at 678.547.6417 or for more information.