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Bachelor of Science in Data Science


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The Bachelor of Science in Data Science (BSDS) undergraduate degree program is designed to prepare students with the fundamental knowledge and 技能 needed to 分析, 操作, and process data sets using statistical software. Foundational BSDS courses provide practical training in techniques used to transform structured and unstructured data sets into meaningful information that can be used to identify data patterns and trends and drive strategic decision making. Program content includes 数据挖掘, data 建模, data-oriented 编程 languages, statistical analysis, and data storytelling/visualization. 学生s will demonstrate a comprehensive understanding of the undergraduate curricula through the completion of an applied capstone course.

  • Data Analytics

  • Data 管理

  • Data Visualization

  • 业务 Intelligence

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A degree built around the 技能 employers want

We know what 技能 employers want because we did our homework.

We worked with labor market researchers to align in-demand 技能 with our program to ensure you have the opportunity to learn and demonstrate them in your coursework.

Look for the 技能 icon to see exactly which in-demand 技能 you’re learning in the courses you take.

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Here’s where you’ll pick up the bulk of 你的程序-specific knowledge. You’ll need 120 学分 to complete the Bachelor of Science in data science degree. Your course schedule may vary based on transferable 学分 or 学分 earned through Prior Learning Assessment.

19 Core courses

The Bachelor of Science in Data Science features 19 core courses in topics ranging 从 foundations of data analytics to predictive 建模.

12 General 教育 courses

These courses lay the foundation for all our degree programs. Because communication, math and 写作 技能 aren’t just universally applicable in data science — they’re useful in daily life.

9 required program elective courses

Elective courses allow you to learn about topics you’re interested in and have a degree that’s unique to you and your education goals.

Core 课程:

  • BSA/250: Foundations of Data Analytics
  • PRG/211: Algorithms and Logic for Computer 编程
  • DAT/210: Data 编程 语言
  • BIS/340: Advanced Spreadsheet Applications
  • DAT/305: Data Structures for Problem Solving
  • PRG/310: 编程 in Python
  • DBM/300: Database Fundamentals
  • PRG/315: R for Data Science
  • QNT/375: 业务 Data Analytics
  • DAT / 325: SQL
  • DBM/370: Database Administration
  • DSC/350: Exploratory Data Analysis
  • IM/310: Data Analytics and Modeling
  • DAT/350: Analyzing and Mining Data
  • DSC/330: Data Communication and Visualization for 业务
  • DSC/460: Big Data
  • DSC/435: Machine Learning
  • DSC/445: Predictive Modeling
  • DSC/495: Data Science Capstone

General 教育 课程:

  • GEN/201: Foundations for University Success
  • PSY/110: 心理学 of Learning
  • ENG/110: 英语 Composition I
  • HUM/115: Critical Thinking in Everyday Life
  • FP/100T: Everyday Economics and 金融s
  • ENG/210: 英语 Composition II
  • SOC/110: Teamwork, Collaboration, and Conflict Resolution
  • SCI/220T: Human Nutrition
  • HUM/186: Media Influences on American Culture
  • SCI/256: People, Science and the Environment
  • MTH/215T: Quantitative Reasoning I
  • MTH/216T: Quantitative Reasoning II

Elective 课程:

  • DSC/360: 业务 Analysis Planning and Monitoring
  • DSC/380: Enterprise 业务 Intelligence
  • DSC/400: 业务 Strategy, 需求, and Performance Analysis
  • DSC/420: Agile Data Analytics
  • DSC/470: Product Ownership Analysis
  • DSC/490: 业务 Analytics Project
  • ARTS/100: Introduction to the Visual and Performing Arts
  • ENG/135: Essentials of Contemporary Communication
  • SCI/163T: Elements of 健康 and Wellness


Your academic counselor will help schedule your courses for a Bachelor of Science in Data Science. You can also customize 你的程序 at any time through your first year, by selecting a certificate to add within the credit requirements.

What you'll learn

When you earn your online Bachelor of Science in data science, you’ll be equipped with a concrete set of 技能 you can apply on the job.

职业生涯 & 结果

What can you do with a Bachelor of Science in Data Science?

A BSDS can prepare you for:

  • 信息rmation Systems (IS) Manager
  • Database Analyst
  • 业务 Intelligence Analyst
  • Database Architect
  • Research Scientist
8 %

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, projected job growth for 业务 Intelligence Analysts on 平均 through 2030.

BLS projections are not specific to University of Phoenix students or graduates.


Paying for school

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Keep the same fixed, affordable tuition 从 start to finish of your certificate program, even if it takes longer than you planned. That’s our promise: no matter what surprises life brings, you can count on us.

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Credit transfer made easy
Graduate faster by transferring in prior eligible 学分 从 another accredited institution.

Get credit for what you already know
Earn your degree without starting 从 scratch. Have previous relevant work and life 经验 evaluated for potential credit.


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University of Phoenix is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC), 自1978年以来, University of Phoenix has been continually accredited by the Higher Learning Commission and its predecessor.

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Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) projections are not specific to University of Phoenix students or graduates.