May 23, 2024  
2024-2025 Undergraduate Catalog 
2024-2025 Undergraduate Catalog

Data Science (DSCI) - BS Major

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63-65 credits (no minor required)

2.0 GPA required.

Letter grade required in all major courses unless otherwise noted.

The discipline of data science focuses on transforming data into knowledge. This degree requires a student to acquire knowledge and expertise in data science through an understanding of analytical and computational techniques, an interdisciplinary emphasis, and a capstone experience.

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Required Courses (54-55 credits)

Calculus - choose one:

Interdisciplinary Emphasis (12 credits)

Choose 12 credits at 300-level or above with the same prefix (ex: BIOL, ECON, FIN). Different prefixes with a common theme may be allowed with advisor approval.

Project/Internship - choose one:

A project or internship proposal must be developed in consultation with academic advisor.

Electives (9-10 credits)


A course cannot fulfill requirements in multiple sections; e.g., FIN 335 cannot fulfill requirements in both “Interdisciplinary Emphasis” and “Electives” sections.


◎ = Oral Intensive

◆ = Math/Critical Analysis Intensive

△ = Writing Intensive

✽ = Physical Development and Wellness Graduation Requirement

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