Data Science, B.S.

Major Requirements

Required Courses

CS 128INTRODUCTION TO SOFTWARE APPLICATION DEVELOPMENT

3

and

CS 128LINTRODUCTION TO SOFTWARE APPLICATION DEVELOPMENT LABORATORY

1

or

CS 129OBJECT-ORIENTED PROGRAMMING

3

 

DATA 100INTRODUCTION TO DATA SCIENCE

3

DATA 122ELEMENTARY STATISTICS

3

DATA 150DATABASE SYSTEMS

3

DATA 200INTERMEDIATE DATA SCIENCE

3

 

DATA 261INTERMEDIATE STATISTICS WITH R

3

or

DATA 260INTERMEDIATE STATISTICS WITH SPSS

3

 

DATA 300ADVANCED DATA SCIENCE

3

DATA 424REGRESSION ANALYSIS

3

DATA 470DATA SCIENCE PROJECT

3

Alternatives to DATA 122 are: DATA 228, EC 210, or PO 105.

DATA Electives

Two DATA courses at the 300 level or above.

Application area courses

Two courses (6 credits) chosen from this list:

COM 369SOCIAL MEDIA STRATEGY & ANALYTICS

3

COM 373SPORTS PROMOTION & FAN ENGAGEMENT

3

EPA 412EXERCISE TESTING AND PRESCRIPTION I

3

ER 304SOCIAL ENTREPRENEURSHIP

3

PO 203POLITICS & MAPPING

3

PO 205HEALTHCARE ACCESS IN LATIN AMERICA

2

PO 300POLITICAL SCIENCE RESEARCH METHODS

3

PS 301EXPERIMENTAL DESIGN AND ANALYSIS IN PSYCHOLOGY

4

PS 401ADVANCED RESEARCH METHODS IN PSYCHOLOGY

3

PS 435TESTS AND MEASUREMENTS

3

SC 350SOCIOLOGICAL RESEARCH METHODS I

3

SC 351SOCIOLOGICAL DATA ANALYSIS

3

Students may submit an academic petition for an application area course that is not on this list.

Students are responsible for completing any pre- or co-requisites for the courses on this list.

Additional Electives

Two courses, chosen from:

  • DATA course at the 300 level or above
  • The list of application area courses above
  • Theoretical foundation courses

Total Credit Hours: 46