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Program eligibility requirements
Students expressing interest in the Data Science Bachelor of Science when they apply for admission to the university will be assigned a faculty advisor in the Department of Mathematics & Statistics and will be given premajor status.
Students interested in pursuing the Data Science BS should take the following steps:
1. Speak with a faculty member in the Mathematics & Statistics Department or contact the Chair of the department (email@example.com) to learn more about the Data Science BS.
2. Complete the following Premajor Foundation Courses:
Take STAT 201 Statistics I, ICS 140 Introduction to Computational Thinking with Programming, and MATH 215 Discrete Mathematics
Attain grades of C- or higher and a cumulative GPA of 2.5 or higher in the above courses.
3. Declare the Data Science BS using the online College of Sciences declaration form.
Transfer coursework equivalency is determined by the Mathematics and Statistics Department.