Data science runs on math. The mathematics concentration in the data science major offers additional upper-level coursework to give students deeper insights into the dynamic world of big data.

MATHEMATICS CONCENTRATION COURSE MAP

Freshman Year Credits
DSCI 100 First Year Seminar in Data Science 1
CS 163 or 164 Introduction to Programming with Java 4
MATH 160 Calculus for Physical Scientists I (Section for Data Science majors) 4
CO 150 College Composition 3
ARTS/HUMAN 3
CS 165 Java Data Structures 4
MATH 161 Calculus for Physical Scientists II (Section for Data Science majors) 4
STAT 158 Introduction to R Programming 1
STAT 315 Statistics for Engineers and Scientists 3
BIO/PHYS SCI 4
Sophomore Year Credits
CS 220 Discrete Structures with Python 4
MATH 261 Calculus III 4
STAT 341 Statistical Data Analysis I 3
SOC/BEHAV 3
DSCI 235  Data Wrangling 2
DSCI 369  Linear Algebra for Data Science 4
MATH 151  MATLAB 1
STAT 342 Statistical Data Analysis II 3
BIO/PHYS SCI 3
HIST PERSP 3
Junior Year Credits
DSCI 320 Optimization Methods in Data Science 3
DSCI ELECTIVE (CS 270, ECON 202, 204, STAT 400, 420) 3-4
MATH ELECTIVE (MATH 301, 317, 331, 360, 417, 450, 455) 3
JTC 300 or CO 300 or CO 301B or CO 302 3
ELECTIVE 3
DSCI 335 Inferential Reasoning in Data Analysis 3
DSCI 336 Data Graphics and Visualization 1
DSCI ELECTIVE (CS 253, ECON 202, 204, STAT 430, 440, DSCI 473/475) 3-5
MATH ELECTIVE (MATH 317, 332, 430, 451, 460) 3
ARTS/HUMAN 3
Senior Year Credits
DSCI 445 Statistical Machine Learning 3
DSCI ELECTIVE (CS 253, 270, 320, 370, ECON 202, 204, 304, 306, STAT 400, 420) 3-5
MATH ELECTIVE (MATH 301, 317, 331, 360, 417, 450, 455) 3
GLOB/CULT 3
ELECTIVE 3
DSCI 478 Capstone Group Project in Data Science 4
DSCI ELECTIVE (CS 253, 270, 320, 370,  ECON 202, 204, 304, 306, STAT 430, 440, DSCI 473/475) 3-5
MATH ELECTIVE (MATH 317, 332, 430, 451, 460) 3
ELECTIVE 3
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