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Data Science
Degree Requirements

Data Science Major
(a minimum of 53 semester course credits)

Required:

Foundational Courses (five courses; 22 semester course credits)

CS 63 Introduction to Computer Science (4)

CS 64 Computer Concepts and Intermediate Programming (4)

MATH 47/47L Calculus I (5)

MATH 48/48L Calculus II (5)

MATH 50 Linear Algebra (4)

Core Courses (four courses; 15 semester course credits)

DATA 60 Data Visualization (3)

DATA 150 Introduction to Data Analysis (4)

MATH 102 Probability and Statistics (4)

MATH 108 Mathematical Modeling (4)

Specializations (Choose a track)

Computational Analytics (four courses, 16 semester course credits)

CS 124 Data Structures and Algorithms (4)

MATH 4 Discrete Math I (4)

Choose two from the following

CS 100 Data, Apps, and Analytics in the Cloud (4)

CS 141 Machine Learning (4)

CS 170 Software Engineering (4)

Mathematical Analytics (4 courses, 16 semester course credits)

MATH 49 Multivariable Calculus (4)

Choose three from the following

MATH 104 Differential Equations (4)

MATH 131 Introduction to Abstract Algebra (4)

MATH 141 Real Analysis I (4)

MATH 142 Real Analysis II (4)

Economic and Policy Analytics (4 courses, 16 semester course credits)

ECON 164 Econometrics and Business Forecasting (4)

Choose three from the following

ECON 182 Modeling and Data Analysis (4)

ECON 165/265 Applied Econometrics (4)

PPOL 100 Methods of Policy Analysis (4)

Sociological Analytics (4 courses, 12 semester course credits)

PPOL125/225 Simulation and Modeling for Social and Policy Science (3)

SOC 091 Methods of Social Research with Lab (4)

SOC 128 Geographic Information Systems (3)

SOC 180 Social Network Analysis (3)

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Last Updated: 6/22/17