Applied Data Science (CTADS)


This program is being phased out. Students currently enrolled need to complete it by the end of the Spring/Summer 2025 semester.

If you have any questions about this program please contact your advisor or general advising.

Academic Requirements

The Applied Data Science certificate is intended for students who want to pursue a career in data analytics ("big data") or enhance their current business skills. Students learn how to capture, manipulate, and analyze structured data-the massive volume of numeric values that can be easily stored and sorted. They learn how to transform data into information to enable faster and more intelligent decision-making.

Minimum grade of "C" in major/area courses.

Business/Computer Technologies
Computer Instruction Dept
Jing Bai
Rosemary Wilson
Major/Area Requirements
Class   Title Minimum Credits
BMG 265   Business Statistics 3
BMG 275   Business and Supply Chain Analytics 4
BMG 285   Applied Data Analytics 4
CIS 110   Introduction to Computer Information Systems 3
CIS 282   Database Principles and Application 3
Total 17



Total Credits Required