Mathematics and Statistics
The Minor in Data Science is offered by the College of Arts and Sciences through the Department of Mathematics and Statistics and by the College of Engineering through the Department of Computer Science and Engineering.
The Minor in Data Science provides students with essential knowledge of data analytics and skills. The program covers a wide range of topics including data preparation and visualization, statistical modeling, programming, machine learning and data mining techniques.
On completion of the program, students will be able to:
Students enrolling in the data science minor should have normally completed a minimum of 30 credit hours of course work and be in good academic standing.
The following rules apply:
Students seeking a minor in data science must successfully complete the following courses or their equivalent. All course prerequisites must be satisfied.
Minor Requirements (12 credit hours)
Minor Electives (minimum of 6 credit hours)
Students must successfully complete a minimum of six credit hours in courses selected from the following list. A minimum of three credit hours must be successfully completed in courses at the 300-level or above.