Be the Change

Georgetown’s Data Science and Analytics (DSAN) program combines a rigorous education and cutting-edge techniques with an active and diverse community to build a better world.

Who We Are

Live Q & A This Summer for Incoming Students

Fall 2024 DSAN Students can attend an AMA (Ask Me Anything) session with our Program Director. Dr. Purna Gamage, on June 17th at 8 am, and current DSAN students on July 8th at 9 am or 7 pm. All times are ET.

500+Alumni As of May 2024
22Elective Courses and CountingProviding students with broad focus opportunities within the program.

Make a Difference

Data science is a rapidly evolving field that necessitates intellectual curiosity and creative problem-solving. The Data Science and Analytics’ (DSAN) rigorous and wide ranging curriculum ensures that our students are equipped with robust skills in data science fundamentals, including big data and cloud computing, machine and deep learning, visualization methods, advanced databases, text mining and natural language processing, and advanced mathematical and statistical modeling. Our curriculum provides them with in-depth knowledge and advanced skills that allow them to excel in effectively challenging complex problems and scenarios.


Our Community

Our faculty, staff, and students are partners in building and fostering a supportive, accepting, and diverse community. A collaborative and open-minded community is integral to personal growth and academic success. Whether it’s our annual Game Night, student organized outings, or our office drop-in, DSAN Donuts, we strive to create opportunities for our students to find a sense of belonging, grow and thrive.

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Research Opportunities

In today’s data-driven world, it is essential for students to have the opportunity to apply academic concepts and technical knowledge to real-world scenarios and problems. Our Data Science and Analytics (DSAN) masters program provides students with research opportunities, access to adjunct faculty working in data science across sectors, and numerous other opportunities to innovate and challenge existing ideas.

About research and applied skill opportunities

“As a recent graduate of the DSAN program, I am now thriving in the dynamic landscape of the data science industry. This well-rounded program not only equipped me with the essential skills for success in my current professional role but also instilled in me the confidence to navigate the ever-changing world of data science. Beyond the academic curriculum, it’s the invaluable connections and friendships forged during my time in the program that I’ll treasure for the rest of my life”

-Brian Li, Senior Consultant/Data Engineer at Booz Allen, MS ’23