# Bachelor of Science in Data Science

The Departments of Mathematics and Computing Science offer a major in Data Science. The Data Science major prepares students to deal with the complexities of modern data analysis by incorporating a strong emphasis on computation and statistics and delivering an applied, project-based curriculum to students starting from the freshmen year## Degree Requirements

### University Core

Core
| University Core Requirements | 37 |

### Elective Courses

Choose one (1) course fromCS 405 | Artificial Intelligence | 3 |

CS 450 | Modeling and Simulation | 3 |

MATH 420 | Linear Algebra II | 3 |

DSIM 420 | Visual Analytics, Capstone | 3 |

### Required Courses

Students pursuing a degree in data science must complete the following required courses in Mathematics (MATH) and Computing Science (CS), one relevant upper-level MATH or CS elective, and a minor in a discipline outside of the Mathematics and Computing Sciences departments. A minimum grade of “C” is required in any course used as a prerequisite for these courses.CS 307 | Python Programming | 3 |

CS 342 | Data Structure | 3 |

CS 360 | Database Design & Development | 3 |

CS 451 | Applied Data Mining | 3 |

MGT 301 | Principles of Management | 3 |

MATH 140 | Calculus I | 4 |

MATH 141 | Calculus II | 4 |

MATH 150 | Introduction to Discrete Structures | 3 |

MATH 270 | Introduction to Data Science | 3 |

MATH 315 | Probability | 3 |

MATH 316 | Applied Statistics | 3 |

MATH 320 | Linear Algebra | 3 |

MATH 470 | Machine Learning Algorithms | 3 |

MATH 475 | Models and Simulation for Data Science | 3 |

MATH 481WS | Data Science Capstone I | 3 |

MATH 482WS | Data Science Capstone II | 3 |

MATH 390 | Internship | 1-12 |

MATH 490 | Internship | 1-12 |

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MATH 487RI | Independent Study | 3 |

Total Credit Hours: 120