The Graduate Certificate in Data Science is appropriate for students who are seeking a master’s degree in a different discipline or for working professionals as an alternative to a full master’s program.
Applicants must have earned a bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited institution (or the international equivalent) with at least three semester credit hours of statistics and at least six semester credit hours of computer programming coursework in a high-level programming language. GRE scores are not required.
The graduate certificate requires successful completion of three required and one elective course in data science. All courses must be completed with a minimum grade of C. A minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 is required to earn the certificate.