The Bachelor of Science with a major in data science requires a minimum of 120 s.h., including at least 59 s.h. of work for the major. Students must maintain a g.p.a. of at least 2.00 in all courses for the major and in all UI courses for the major. They also must complete the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences GE CLAS Core.
Note: Data science majors may not earn a major or minor in computer science or statistics, a major in computer science and engineering, or the Certificate in Social Science Analytics.
The B.S. with a major in data science requires the following coursework.
Course List
Code 
Title 
Hours 

Prerequisite Courses 
1216 
Core Courses 
26 
Advanced Courses 
9 
Advanced Electives 
9 
Capstone Courses 
3 
Total Hours 
5963 
Prerequisite Courses
Students choose one of the following sequences.
Course List
Code 
Title 
Hours 

These: 

MATH:1550 
Engineering Mathematics I: Single Variable Calculus 
4 
MATH:1560 
Engineering Mathematics II: Multivariable Calculus 
4 
MATH:2700 
Introduction to Linear Algebra 
4 
Or these: 

MATH:1850 
Calculus I 
4 
MATH:1860 
Calculus II 
4 
MATH:2700 
Introduction to Linear Algebra 
4 
MATH:2850 
Calculus III 
4 
Core Courses
Advanced Courses
Advanced Electives
Capstone Courses
Course List
Code 
Title 
Hours 

Both of these: 

STAT:4880 
Data Science Creative Component 
1 
STAT:4890 
Data Science Practicum 
2 