Data is one of the most valuable assets of companies, organizations and the government. It can affect scientific discovery, social interaction, political tradition, economic practice, public health and many other areas. The field of data science has emerged to address the ongoing growth of data and the need to manage and understand it.
The BS in Data Science degree is an interdisciplinary program offered by the Department of Mathematics and Computer Science. The Data Science degree at Fontbonne combines theories and techniques from many fields including computer science, mathematics, probability, statistics, machine learning, data visualization and deep learning.
The student outcomes for the BS in Data Science degree program are the following: