The University of California, Berkeley MICS and MIDS programs are exempt from authorization because they are online or distance-delivered, and the institution does not have a physical presence in the state.
The Arkansas Office of Higher Education requires Arkansas residents to complete 30 units to complete MIDS and MICS.
The Maryland Higher Education Commission requires a different refund policy for Maryland students. The following chart illustrates the refund schedule for Maryland students:
Percentage of Course Completed
Less than 10%
10% up to but not including 20%
20% up to but not including 30%
30% up to but not including 40%
40% up to and including 60%
More than 60%
The Oregon Office of Degree Authorization requires a different refund policy for Oregon students. The following chart illustrates the refund schedule for Oregon students for Data Science@Berkeley’s 14 week terms:
Weeks Into Term
1 Week (1-7 calendar days)
2 Weeks (8-14 calendar days)
3 Weeks (15-21 calendar days)
4 Weeks (22-28 calendar days)
5 Weeks (29-35 calendar days)
6 Weeks (36-42 calendar days)
7 Weeks (43-49 calendar days)
Week 8 and beyond (50+ calendar days)
The Minnesota Office of Higher Education requires Minnesota residents to complete 30 units to complete MIDS and MICS.
University of California, Berkeley is registered with the Minnesota Office of Higher Education pursuant to sections 136A.61 to 136A.71. Registration is not an endorsement of the institution. Credits earned at the institution may not transfer to all other institutions.