2023-2024 Undergraduate Catalog 
    May 26, 2024  
2023-2024 Undergraduate Catalog

Data Science Minor

Location(s): Brookings Main Campus

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Program Coordinator/Contact

Kurt Cogswell, Department Head
Department of Mathematics and Statistics
Chicoine Architecture, Mathematics and Engineering Hall 209

Program Information

The Data Science minor provides training in the discipline-specific and profession-specific application of data science concepts and methods to students enrolled in a wide variety of programs and majors.

Course Delivery Format

Program courses are delivered on campus, in classroom and laboratory settings, and online.

Student Learning Outcomes

In the Data Science Minor, students will:

  • master basic statistical methods.
  • master intermediate statistical methods.
  • conduct statistical analyses in discipline/profession-specific contexts.
  • interpret and report on statistical analyses in discipline/profession-specific contexts.

Academic Requirements

A grade of C or better is required for all courses in the minor.

Total Required Credits: 18