Academic Catalog

Data Science (DATA)

DATA 350 Practicing Data Science4 cr

Introduces students to data science as it is applied to various fields. Students will write computer programs to visualize and analyze large data sets, and to carry out various tests involving statistical inference. Required computer programming laboratory.

Prerequisite: BIOL 390 or ECON 316 or MATH 270 or PSYC 291 and CSCI 120  
DATA 500 Independent Study in Data Science1-3 cr

Open to juniors and seniors who wish to read in a given area or to study a topics in depth. Written reports and frequent conferences with the advisor are required.

Prerequisite: Junior/senior status, completion of DATA 350 with a grade of C or better, instructor approval  
Repeatable: Maximum of 12 credits