Data Visualization and Communication

Learn to create accurate visualizations and improve your presentation skills

Program Fast Facts

  • Start date: August 12, 2021
  • Live online classes meet Thursdays 6 - 7:30 p.m. CT
    +3.5 hours/week of self-paced study
  • Online
  • 4.5 months
  • 3,895 Priority Tuition
    (expires two weeks before start date)
    $4,145 Standard Tuition

Tuition and Financial Aid

Tuition and Fees

Priority Tuition Rate (expires two weeks before start date)
$3,895
Standard Tuition Rate (after priority deadline)
$4,145

Discounts are available for SMU faculty, staff, students, alumni and groups. 

Financing Options

Continuing Education Loan

Students may qualify for a Smart Options Continuing Education Student Loan, offered by Sallie Mae.

Your Sallie Mae Loan application must be completed and approved 14 days before the first day of the program. Loan amount cannot exceed the cost of tuition. Loans are only available for students enrolling for the Intensive Path.

Payment Plans

Payment plans are available for this program, so that you don’t have pay in full at the time of registration.


Select the “Payment Plan” option on the program application questionnaire to get started.
Payment plan requests must be submitted and approved no less than 14 days before the first day of class.

Veterans Benefits

If you're a current or former service member, or a military dependent, you may be able to use VA education benefits to pay program costs.