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Data Science

The B.S. in Data Science prepares students for a productive career in the industry and for graduate studies in diverse disciplines. The curriculum integrates quantitative analysis and computer science, setting it apart from other fields. Through hands-on projects and practical exploration of programming languages like Python and R, students delve into machine learning algorithms, data visualization techniques and database management, gaining invaluable insights into complex dataset analysis.

The curriculum places a strong emphasis on data ethics, ensuring graduates are adept at responsibly navigating diverse contexts. Capstone projects encourage the application of knowledge to solve complex problems, fostering critical thinking and innovation. With a strong focus on professional development, including technical communication and teamwork, the program ensures that graduates are well-prepared for a dynamic career in data science, equipping them with the skills and knowledge needed to excel in the rapidly evolving field.

Major RequirementsMinor Requirements

Data Science, B.S., Specialization in Artificial Intelligence offers students an optional concentration in Artificial Intelligence to broaden their knowledge in this specific area of data science.

Adding a Minor: Students interested in learning more about a minor in Computer Science should contact the Minor Faculty Adviser, Dr. Dae-Kyoo Kim ([email protected]). Once approved by Dr. Kim, contact CSE Administrative Assistant, Sherry Rank ([email protected]), to add the minor.

Contact Us
Mehdi Bagherzadeh, Ph.D.
Associate Professor and CSE Academic Programs Coordinator
Office: EC 542
(248) 370-2208
[email protected]

School of Engineering and Computer Science

Engineering Center, Room 301
115 Library Drive
Rochester , MI 48309-447
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Dean's Office (248) 370-2217
Academic Advising (248) 370-2201