Rome Business School’s Online Master in Data Science is a multi-disciplinary field that uses scientific methods, processes, algorithms, and systems to extract knowledge and insights from primary and secondary data.
The knowledge provided will help you to generate powerful predictive models and work with various departments within a business to produce valuable results. This program is a perfect fit for those looking to become professional data scientists and business analysts who are focused to contribute to data-driven business realities to achieve business goals. There is a big demand in the world of business today for young professionals, or managers working and managing big large scale data to deliver data-driven solutions, in order to improve the effectiveness of a business, reduce costs or optimize the business systems and processes.
In addition, being this master in online version, you can have a quality learning anywhere! We have more than 10 years in online learning education and we are member of Grupo Planeta deAgostini, leader in providing programs in online mode, our “distance” courses offer all the contents of classroom learning, in order to use a complete and professionalizing experience.
The Reasons Why
Our online version of the master allows you to study and learn content directly from your home or from anywhere else. Our teachers are experts in distance teaching and use the interactive synchronous methods typical of participative class lessons. You can get all the advantages to be part of an interactive class with lecturers and classmates, easily following lessons from anywhere else. Our online learning is also available in an asynchronous mode to also give the possibility to those who can’t attend lessons to watch the content and learn in an asynchronous way.
- The Bootcamp in Rome for International Business Leaders
Rome Business School offers you the opportunity to hone your skills and enrich your knowledge on entrepreneurship, innovation and other key topics in the world of management by taking part in our International Bootcamp in Rome which, only for online students, is included in the tuition fee! This bootcamp is designed to train participants to manage businesses situations on a global scale, international business projects and crosscultural communication, all with a learningby-doing methodology based on working with real cases and scenarios, with the support of international mentors who share their insight on global relations. In addition, this experience is an opportunity for exposure among international leading companies (Enel, Fendi, Jaguar Land Rover, IBM and many more) and a professional environment to boost your career.
Soft skills are the ‘secret key’ of a well-managed workplace and progressive career path. Soft skills are personal attributes that can affect relationships, communication, and interaction with others and are crucial for business success and effective leadership, in this high-tech world in which we live. With the Soft Skills Program, we offer you the opportunity to develop the soft skills necessary for your personal and professional growth. The Self Growth Program is optional and is structured as follows: 10 hours in total for 5 interactive and self-reflective soft skills courses (Certificate will be provided upon completion of the program):
- Emotional Intelligence
- Public Speaking for Business
- Time, Stress & Self-Management
- Cross Cultural Communication
- Conflict, Problem Solving & Negotiations
Our skilled and professional Career Services Team provides our attendants with a personalized Career Path specifically designed to shape your professional profile in order to become a competitive figure in the actual working environment. Join our online activities, like workshops, webinars, company meetings focusing on the valuable topic of job seeking and career networking, individual career counseling meetings! Thanks to our worldwide network of partners, Rome Business School can provide you with access to a wide range of internship opportunities. These and more invaluable benefits are at your disposal to boost your career.
At Rome Business School we have solid partnerships in place with several globally renowned leading companies, such as IBM Italy, Microsoft, Sony, American Express, Enel X, Eni, BNL and many more. To ensure our students can build a strong professional network, we constantly organize workshop, meetings, visits, events and guest lectures with representatives from elite business ecosystems, encouraging interaction between leading professionals and the students, and facilitating the learning process. Obviously, all these activities are accessible to our students online, thanks to real-time calls and videos.
Online learning allows easier training thanks to audio lessons, videos and lecture notes from all disciplines for a better understanding of the contents. Interactive videos, learning test tools and many other multimedia supports will allow you to better understand the course content and facilitate the assimilation of the concepts.
The Online format of Rome Business School’s Master in Data Science is structured to provide participants with a though preparation for the Data Science sector and crucial aspects of other related fields, starting with a wide overview of the broader management world and then proceeding to analyze all the specific subjects and aspects of Data Science Development and Management, as well as providing an in-depth insight into innovative and responsible leadership, its trends and best practices, as well as how they can be effectively applied to the Data’s Industry.
- Capstone Project: Management Plan
Teamwork project with a scope to use big data to analyse a business situation or industry aligned data science problem, of a real or fictions company by doing data processing and model building to reporting your business results and insights to the academic committee.
After the completion of the capstone project, students should be able to:
- Think critically
- Implement creative solutions and solve managerial problems
- Apply and connect theory with practice
- Communicate and present business reports/ideas more effectively
- Carry out business research and business analysis
- Demonstrate collaborative leadership skills
- Work effectively in teams
- Communicate cross culturally and make compromises for a common goal
- Set goals and implement projects effectively
The Master will be taught through interactive lectures, case study analysis, in-class exercises, discussions, roleplays, teamwork exercises, video discussions, business analysis and student presentation sessions.
Case studies will be utilized to engender discussion and illustrate real business and communication issues. Students will be encouraged to read widely and engage in discussion and debate. The didactic methodology is based on action learning, through which teachers implement a learner-centered approach, engage students and provide activities which allow students to apply the acquired knowledge. All teachers use active learning methods in class, which are also suitable for interactively engaging distance learning students.
Rome Business School’s Online Master in Data Science is given by highly selected international university professors, entrepreneurs, consultants, industry experts, trainers and business managers, drawn from a variety of operational and professional fields, from advertising to sales, from entrepreneurship to digital marketing. The teaching approach is aimed at the acquisition of know-how, in order to transfer truly useful competencies for the attendees’ professional development.
FRANCESCO AMENDOLA – Graduated with honors in Electronic Engineering at the University Roma Tre, received his MBA from Link Campus University of Malta. Currently working as Director of the ICT Department in the largest local public transportation company in Italy, and one of the largest in Europe, he has been CIO (Chief Information Officer), IT & Operations Manager for almost 10 years, in one of the biggest provider of technological solutions for the worldwide gaming market. His most relevant expertise is in IT Service Management & IT Governance, where he is certified ITIL v3 Foundation and Green Belt Six Sigma, as well as in IT Security & Data Protection. Lecturer at conferences and University courses, he is specialized not only in identifying innovative products and developing advanced technological solutions, aimed to reduce the TCO and to achieve a more efficient operations management, but also as in process reengineering activities to achieve Digital Transformation goals.
MARSHALL LANGER – A native of Miami, Florida, Marshall received his MBA from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania and has additionally taken extensive graduate coursework in counselling psychology at New York University. Marshall enjoyed a 12-year career in diverse business and finance sectors in the U.S. and Europe. He has worked on Wall Street on investment banking and risk arbitrage for firms like Donaldson, Lufkin &Jenrette as well as in trading for BNP Paribas. He further worked in the areas of corporate management, marketing strategy, management consulting, and real estate. Before joining RBS, Marshall has taught at New York University’s Stern School of Business, Fordham University, University of Connecticut, Luiss University, The American University of Rome, Loyola University Chicago Rome Campus, CEA, St. John’s among other Rome-based universities.
DAVID POLLON – Professor David Pollon has been teaching courses in Finance, Accounting and Economics since 2003. He currently teaches at both the undergraduate and graduate level at universities in Rome, Paris, Grenoble and Casablanca. Before entering the academic world, Professor Pollon made his career in the international financial arena working for The Walt Disney Company. After serving as Finance Director at company headquarters in Los Angeles, he became Finance Director in the UK and then Italy, where he was in charge of all cinema, video and DVD financial operations.
JOSEPHINE LUZON – Josephine Luzon is Finance Manager at Bioversity International, the world’s largest international research organization dedicated solely to the conservation and use of agricultural biodiversity (a member of the CGIAR, which is part of the World Bankgroup). She is a Certified Public Accountant and holds a Doctorate of Business Administration from the University of Phoenix.
With our help, you can create your career strategy via a journey of self-reflection, exploration, and achievement. This program is designed to help you find internships or positions in line with your ambitions and expectations. In particular, the school offers the following services to the enrolled students:
- Individual Career Counselling Meeting
- Rome Business School’s Official Career Portal
- Professional Workshops
- Entrepreneurial Webinars
- Rome Business School’s Talent Focus
Rome Business School supports its students even beyond the academic environment, providing them with guidance and assistance in developing a strong professional profile that reflects the most sought competencies in the current job market.
Thanks to the commitment of our students and the continuous work of our assistance service, we have achieved important results in terms of employment and achievement of the aspirations of the individual participants in our courses.
In particular, according to the most recent statistics:
38% of our students have pursued an international career;
43% of our students have obtained a job position in large multinational companies;
37% of our students are currently successful managers;
72% of our students benefited from a salary increase at the end of the course of study (in the case of the Master Part Time, a growth in the pay packet of 27% was noted);
68% of our students have increased their job responsibilities at the end of the master;
92% of our students received new job offers upon completing their studies.
At the end of the Master, 96% of the students obtained an internship in internationally renowned companies. Some of our professional partners:
Scholarships and Tuition
The tuition fee for this Master is 5.900 euros (VAT included) the payment of the participation fee is installable.
It can be paid:
- in 4 instalments without interest
- in a single solution (this option grants the student a 10% discount on the overall amount of the tuition fee)
According to the individual profile, experience, and proved motivation, the candidate can be awarded a scholarship covering part of the overall tuition fee (up to 20%). Indeed, Rome Business School offers the opportunity to the most deserving candidates to benefit from 5 different types of scholarships. These partial economic coverages can consist of 6 months of interest-free financing.
The competition for scholarships increases as the start date approaches and funds are limited, so it is advisable to make the request as soon as possible.
Bootcamp around the world
Hone your entrepreneurial skills and test them with the ultimate challenge: Rome Business School’s exclusive Bootcamp in Barcelona, organized in partnership with EAE Business School, a beautiful city at the forefront of innovation and among the most productive start-up ecosystems. “Rome Business School’s Bootcamp in Rome focus on international business leaders and all the skills needed to be a succesful manager. This Bootcamp in Rome is included in the registration price: just think about the flight and accommodation, we’ll take care of the rest!
Rome Business School works hard to maintain the highest standard of quality in the programs we offer. That’s why, in order to ensure the eligibility of the candidates, all applicants must undergo and successfully pass a selection process structured as follows:
The admission process is aimed to verify the candidate’s eligibility to attend the Master. The candidate’s academic history, previous experiences in the topics covered in the Master and motivation will be matters of the evaluation. Once it’s sent, the application will be evaluated by the Rome Business School’s academic committee. In order to ensure the application’s suitability, it is important to deliver all of the required documentation.
Students who successfully complete the program will receive a double certification: Rome Business School’s diploma and an official certification by Universidad Internacional de Valencia (VIU), which provides 60 internationally recognized credits (60 ECTS).
Jump start the rest of your life!
If you are looking for top-quality advanced training in a particular business area, countless opportunities for skills development and testing yourself, ways to expand your professional network and make contact with elite professionals working in several business fields, we have exactly the program for you. From there, it’s all up to you! Your determination and willingness to learn and experience new ways of thinking are all you need to make the most of one of our programs and start making your way along the path towards success in your career.