March 31, 2023

MSE-DS Online Admissions Webinar with Associate Dean Loo

Associate Dean Boon Thau Loo, who oversees academic and admissions operations in all doctoral, master’s and professional programs at the School of Engineering and Applied Science, including Penn Engineering Online, is also a teaching faculty member in Computer Science. He is a member of the Penn database group, leads the NetDB@Penn research team, and is the Director of the Distributed Systems Laboratory.

Associate Dean Loo took some time to share with us about the MSE-DS Online program curriculum, the program structure, and what it takes to build a strong application. Gain a deeper understanding of the MSE-DS Online program as he discusses with Jacquie Panto, Admissions Recruitment Manager, the benefits of a data science engineering degree.


Boon Thau Loo

  • RCA Professor, Computer and Information Science Department
  • Associate Dean for Graduate Programs
  • Director, Distributed Systems Laboratory


Jacquie Panto

  • Associate Director of Admissions