Graduate Certificate in Data Science

Data Science, and the associated areas referred to as big data and data analytics, is a rapidly emerging technology field fueled by the dramatic growth in the amount of data involved in most areas of society. The 12-credit graduate certificate in data science program allows students to study fundamental ideas that underlie large data systems and document a knowledge base for work in data intensive jobs. Credit earned in the certificate program may be applied to the master of science in the field of data science degree program.

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The following requirements must be fulfilled: 12 credits, including 9 credits in required courses and 3 credits in elective courses.

DATS 6101Introduction to Data Science
DATS 6102Data Warehousing
DATS 6103Introduction to Data Mining
One of the following:
DATS 6201Numerical Linear Algebra and Optimization
DATS 6202Machine Learning I: Algorithm Analysis
MATH 6522Introduction to Numerical Analysis
STAT 6201Mathematical Statistics I
STAT 6207Methods of Statistical Computing I
STAT 6210Data Analysis
STAT 6214Applied Linear Models
STAT 6216Applied Multivariate Analysis II
STAT 6242Modern Regression Analysis