2019-2020 Catalog

Bachelor of Science in Data Science

Required 120 credits (36 of which must be numbered 300 or above, and 60 of which must be from a 4-year institution) including:

  I. Essential Studies Requirements (see University ES listing).

 II. Requirements of the College of Engineering and Mines. See College listing.

III. Courses from computer science as follows:

CSCI 130Introduction to Scientific Programming (*)4
or CSCI 160 Computer Science I
CSCI 161Computer Science II (*)4
CSCI 230Systems Programming (*)3
CSCI 242Algorithms and Data Structures (*)3
CSCI 270Programming for Data Science3
CSCI 280Object Oriented Programming3
CSCI 289Social Implications of Computer Technology3
CSCI 364Concurrent and Distributed Programming (**)3
CSCI 384Artificial Intelligence (**)3
CSCI 427Cloud Computing (**)3
CSCI 445Mathematical Modeling and Simulation (**)3
CSCI 492Senior Project I (**)3
CSCI 493Senior Project II (**)1
CSCI 495Experiential Learning of Software Development (**)2
CSCI Electives (***)12
Total Credits 53
* Grade of 'C' or higher required
** Must be taken at UND
*** A combined total of 6 credits from CSCI 260 Advanced Programming Languages, CSCI 297 Experiential Learning, CSCI 299 Topics in Computer Science, CSCI 397 Cooperative Education or CSCI 494 Special Projects in Computer Science may be applied toward these electives. The remaining electives must be UND Computer Science courses numbered 300 or above.

IV. Courses from other departments as follows:

COMM 110Fundamentals of Public Speaking3
MATH 208Discrete Mathematics3
ECON 210Introduction to Business and Economic Statistics3
MGMT 301Operations Management3
MGMT 309Quantitative Methods for Managers3
Approved probability/statistics elective3
Approved 2-semester laboratory science sequence8
2 approved courses in science6-8
Total Credits32-34

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