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Overview of Admissions Requirements

The Bachelor of Science with Major in Data Science and Analytics (BSDSA) is a multi-college, interdisciplinary program jointly administered by the Department of Mathematical Sciences in the Charles E. Schmidt College of Science, the Department of Computer & Electrical Engineering and Computer Science (CEECS) in the College of Engineering and Computer Science, the Department of Information Technology and Operations Management {ITOM) in the College of Business, the Department of Political Science in the Dorothy F. Schmidt College of Arts and Letters and the School of Criminology and Criminal Justice in the College of Social Work and Criminal Justice. The program aims to prepare students with the essential skill sets across disciplines needed for data-driven applications in industry, business and government. To allow for maximum flexibility in career aspirations, students can select from three concentrations:

•      Data Science in the Natural Sciences Concentration
•      Data Science and Engineering Concentration
•      Data Science in Business Concentration

How Do I Apply?

All students must meet the minimum admission requirements of the University. Refer to the Admissions section of FAU catalog.


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