Graduating Next-Generation, Leading Data Scientists
The B.S. in Data Analytics program has been designed to train outstanding future data scientists. The demand for such graduates and the opportunity for them to play key roles in 21st-century industry and innovation are outstanding. This program is offered by the Department of Data Science and Business Analytics.
Big Data Analytics
Students in BDA learn to collect, manage and optimize large-scale structured and unstructured data sets to facilitate information and decision-making. Students in BDA develop a strong foundation in essential programming skills, quantitative analysis, and hardware and software solutions for facilitating effective use of big data.
Internet of Things
Students explore the network of physical devices from home appliances to vehicles, any objects or systems embedded with devices for communicating electronic information. Advances in IOT serve to improve efficiencies, reduce cost, and enhance the experience of goods and services. The rapid growth in IOT devices impacts nearly every sector of human experience from transportation to agriculture, medicine and, of course, the in-home experience.
Health Informatics concerns the storage, retrieval, use and delivery of health-related data and information across networks of patients and providers. Whether in support of emergency room optimization, patient health-care affordability, or study and prevention of global pandemics, the practice of health informatics is essential to achieving solutions, better delivery and greater knowledge for the benefit of humankind.
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|Chair: Shahram Taj|