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B.S. Data Science

Data Science (B.S.)

On Campus

The Bachelor of Science in Data Science is built on a foundation of mathematics, statistics and computer programming. This is the first undergraduate program of its kind in the state of Texas! Throughout this program you will learn to collect, organize, and query large data sets, apply algorithms, identify and interpret actionable information from raw data, and make informed, mathematically valid and ethically sound decisions. With UHD you get flexible, smaller classes, faculty mentoring and hand-on experience.

Included Courses:

  • Data Collection, Transformation, and Curation
  • Statistical and Machine Learning
  • Discrete Mathematical Structures
  • Decision Mathematics
  • Applied Regression

Career Options:

Be able to work in areas such as:

  • Defense
  • Energy
  • Medical
  • Natural language processing
  • Search engines
  • Robotics
M.S. Data Analytics

Masters in Data Analytics (M.S.)

On Campus

The Master of Science in Data Analytics is an application-based program that provides a broad education in advanced statistics, digital data acquisition, digital data management, data analysis, and data presentation. You’ll receive rigorous training in statistical analysis and computational techniques, while providing master of data analysis tied to interdisciplinary applications.

Included Courses:

  • Time Series Analysis
  • Applied Regression Analysis
  • Multivariate Analysis and Nonparametric Statistics
  • Project Management
  • Data Mining
  • Data Management
  • Predictive Analytics

Career Options:

After graduation, work as a:

  • Data Analyst
  • Statistician
  • Business Analyst
  • Portfolio Analyst
  • Fraud/Risk Analyst

*The University of Houston-Downtown, does not currently offer online courses to residents of the following states and territories: American Samoa, Guam, Massachusetts and Puerto Rico.