The Master of Information and Data Science (MIDS) is an online degree program for professionals looking to advance in the field of data science. The program’s multidisciplinary approach encompasses planning and gathering data to analyzing and presenting findings. Course work in this program examines issues of security, explores machine learning, and considers techniques for data storage and management. Students in the program benefit from UC Berkeley’s strong ties to the Bay Area and Silicon Valley. Eligibility for $7,500 scholarship is dependent on NMFA registration. Only new applicants eligible.