Be An Innovator
Why Data Science?
Take advantage of career opportunities across diverse fields involving data-rich systems and applications. Gain skills and competency in data analysis, data interpretation, and algorithm design, coupled with skills to implement data-driven decisions and interdisciplinary problem solving.
New major starting fall 2023
Flexibility to add other majors
3 Paths for the Major
College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources
CASNR students take additional courses geared toward developing communication and collaboration skills and gain breadth in an allied discipline by selecting a minor in the college.
Department of Statistics
3 hrs. STAT 425, 451, or 471
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Arts and Sciences
CAS students gain a strong, flexible liberal arts education from a multidisciplinary set of courses. They may choose to add a minor that compliments and enhances the major.
Department of Mathematics
3 hrs. MATH 435
COE students learn about data collection and visualization, foundations of computational methodologies, software and hardware applications, and more.
School of Computing
9 hrs. Practicum and Capstone