Data plays an ever-increasing role in today’s society. Marketing, ecommerce, security, image processing and genetic testing are just a few places where the use of data is impacting our daily lives. Students majoring in Data science learn to integrate advanced technology with modern statistical and mathematical practices and have the opportunity to turn data into knowledge and action to benefit society.
Master big data.
Students who major in data science learn how to extract and quantify knowledge from data sets through specialized courses in preparation to pursue a master's degree and solve real world problems.
Be in demand.
Data scientists are in high demand, and Marquette is one of the only universities offering a bachelor degree in data science. Set yourself apart with courses in data mining, data visualization and artificial intelligence.
Some of the classes you'll take:
- Introduction to Computer Programming
- Object-Oriented Software Design
- Calculus 1 & 2
- Data Structures and Algorithms 1
- Foundations of Mathematics
- Calculus 3
- Principles of Design
- Senior Design Project
- Regression Analysis
For a complete listing of required courses for the program in data science, please visit the Marquette University Online Bulletin at this link.