The Data Analytics specialization focuses on two aspects of the data science field: using theoretical models in the collection, design, and analysis of quantitative and qualitative data, and the real-world process of creating and implementing solutions based on that data. Students will learn to be data thinkers by understanding the power of data, the limits of data analysis, and then apply their learning to projects. Projects encompass the whole data analysis process from data acquisition and wrangling, analysis, and conclude by communicating identified findings and solutions.

Career options include:

  • Data Analytics Manager
  • Management Consultant
  • Business Analyst

This specialization includes the following courses:

  • DSC 501 Introduction to Data Science
  • DSC 607 Data Mining
  • DSC 609 Machine Learning
  • DSC 611 Data Visualization