Below, we provide answers to frequently asked questions about the Master of Science in Health Data Science at Saint Louis University.
We require only one letter of recommendation. This letter can be written by a current employer, former employer or a previous instructor.
We no longer need three recommendation letters.
Additional information about admission requirements can be found here:
- Log in to the mySLU portal and navigate to the payment suite in the "Tools" tab. From there, you should see a deposit option on the header. Select the term and the health data science deposit will be available for fall. Students will not immediately see the deposit on their student account as it is held in a holding account until charges are added. The deposit is released to be applied to their tuition charges at that time.
- Please submit a deposit via SLUflywire.com
- The Flywire support staff can assist students directly. There is a chat icon at the bottom right of the link provided above that students can work with Flywire support to help answer questions directly.
Cost per credit hour is $1,250. SLU's M.S. in health data science requires 30 credit hours of coursework. For more information on tuition and costs, visit Student Financial Services:
International Student-Specific Questions
SLU’s Office of International Services can assist you with questions regarding your visa.
Phone: +1 314-977-2318
Fax: +1 314-977-3412
Office Hours: 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m. C.S.T., Monday - Friday
OPT is one type of work permission available to certain F-1 nonimmigrant students. It allows students (except those in English language-training programs) to obtain real-world work experience directly related to their fields of study.
The STEM OPT extension is a 24-month extension of OPT available to F.-1 non-immigrant students who have completed 12 months of OPT and received a degree in an approved STEM field of study as designated by the STEM list.