20202021 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]
Data Science Major


Return to: Undergraduate & Graduate Academic Programs The undergraduate Data Science program at USF is a 4year major which culminates in a Bachelor of Science degree. The program aims to deliver a highquality data science education that instructs students in the theory and practice of mathematical and computational analysis of applied data driven problems, and to graduate students with appropriate experience in industrystandard data science tools. 
Program Learning Outcomes
Students will
 Think logically and analyze information critically in a mathematical setting
 Reformulate and solve problems in an abstract framework
 Express mathematical results verbally, working individually and in collaborative groups
 Apply mathematical techniques to specific problem domains
 Demonstrate competence with programming concepts, including software development techniques and data structures
 Apply mathematical and computational techniques to realworld problems involving large, complex data sets
 Visualize, present and communicate analytical results
Major Requirements (56 Units)
All required courses must be passed with a grade of C or better.
Intro to Data Science (4 units):
Math and Stats Courses (32 units):
Capstone or Technical Elective (4 units)
Complete 4 units from the following:

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