Data Science, Certificate

Department Chairperson: Dennis Brylow, Ph.D.
Master of Science Program Director: Praveen Madiraju, Ph.D.
Certificate Program Director: Walter Bialkowski, Ph.D.

Department of Computer Science website
Data Science Certificate website

Degree Offered


Program Description

The data science certificate curriculum is designed to connect data analytics and data science skills and knowledge with the needs evident in a host of fields. This program seeks to meet a significant need for data analytics experts, targeting a human-centered approach.

Learning outcomes for students completing the certificate program:

  1. Identify and articulate problems, issues and decisions that can be informed by data analytics approaches and the ethical and social issues surrounding them.
  2. Design and implement advanced strategies for analyzing big data.
  3. Create and present actionable information.