Data Science Applied Analytics Major (M)

This program will develop in students knowledge and skills needed to ethically manipulate and effectively analyze data, both large and small, revealing insights into problem domains.

Core Requirements 145
Major Requirements53
Emphasis/Electives22
Total Hours120

Major Requirements

MATH 201Calculus I4
MATH 202Calculus II4
MATH 205Statistics I3
MATH 220Discrete Math3
MATH 305Statistics II3
CSC 150Foundations of Comp Science3
CSC 250Computer Science, Thry/Prct I3
CSC 300Computer Science,Thry/Prct II3
CSC 410Vocation and Ethical Computing3
CSC 430Database & Info Management3
COMM 335Technical Writing and Speaking3
COMM 435Critical Thinking and Information Dissemination3
DSAA 200Intro to Data Science and Analysis3
DSAA 300Data Mining and Predictive Analysis3
DSAA 310Visual Analytics3
DSAA 400Senior Research Seminar3
DSAA 499Internship3
Total Hours53

In addition to the required courses for the major, students majoring in DSAA may select a concentration in Public Health, Environmental Issues, or Sports and Human Performance to learn context, vernacular, and key issues of a particular field.  The concentrations will be noted as an "emphasis" or students' transcripts.