2023-2024 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
    May 23, 2024  
2023-2024 Undergraduate Catalog [Archived]

Data Science B. S.


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Degree Map Computer Science Concentration

Degree Map GIS Concentration

Degree Map Business Analytics Concentration

Degree Map Bioinformatics Concentration

(53-61 Credits)

The data science program offers students the opportunity to develop skills in statistics, programming, and machine learning. It covers data collection, analysis, and interpretation, emphasizing real-world applications. Students learn to work with large datasets, develop algorithms, and communicate findings effectively. The curriculum integrates mathematics, computer science, and domain knowledge, fostering critical thinking and problem-solving abilities for careers in data analysis, artificial intelligence, and research across various industries

Required Concentration


Select from Concentration in Business Analytics (18 credits), Concentration in Geographic Information Systems (17 credits), Concentration in Computer Science (10 credits), or Concentration in Bioinformatics (18 credits)

Concentration In Business Analytics (18 credits):


Students must complete the minor in Business Analytics in addition to the course(s) below. Students should work with their advisor to identify appropriate directed electives in the minor. 

Concentration in Geographic Information Science (18 credits):


Students completing the courses below and 4 elective courses (listed below) may earn a minor in Geographic Information Science in addition to the concentration in Geographic Information Science.

Concentration in Computer Science (10 credits):


Students completing the courses below may earn a minor in Computer Science in addition to the concentration in Computer Science.

Concentration in Bioinformatics (18 credits):


Students completing the courses below will earn a concentration in Bioinformatics.

Degree Map Business Analytics Concentration


This program has the following minimum GPA requirements: 2.00 overall GPA; 2.20 in all Major course work.

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Degree Map GIS Concentration


This program has the following minimum GPA requirements: 2.00 overall GPA; 2.20 in all Major course work.

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Degree Map Computer Science Concentration


This program has the following minimum GPA requirements: 2.00 overall GPA; 2.20 in all Major course work.

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Degree Map Bioinformatics Concentration


This program has the following minimum GPA requirements: 2.00 overall GPA; 2.20 in all Major course work.

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