Feb 04, 2023  
Academic Catalog 2022-2023 
Academic Catalog 2022-2023

Data Science Post-baccalaureate sequence

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Data Science is a rapidly changing, interdisciplinary field and its imprint is found everywhere. The foundations of the post-baccalaureate program in Data Science are curation, mathematical foundations, computational thinking, statistical thinking, and data modeling.

Program Learning Outcomes

Students who complete this certificate will learn the data cycle of obtaining, curating, managing, processing, exploring, analyzing, and communicating data. They will:

  • Connect abstract mathematics with real-world problems involving data.

  • Apply computational and statistical thinking to the acquisition and analysis of data.

  • Build statistical models and assess them.

  • Become proficient in current statistical, numerical, and visualization software.

  • Communicate their analyses in both written and visual formats.

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