The Graduate Certificate in Applied Data Science comprises 15 credit hours of coursework from the Master of Science in Applied Statistics, Analytics and Data Science program curriculum.
This certificate can be completed entirely online, on your schedule, and complements prior education or careers in business, finance, accounting, marketing, education, mathematics, engineering and health care.
Students interested in a master's degree in applied statistics, analytics and data science can also complete this certificate within the first year of the master's program.
"Jobs in statistics-related fields, including data science, are projected to grow 33 percent by 2026, compared to a projected 7.4 percent average growth for all other careers."- Bureau of Labor Statistics