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Degrees and programs

Data Science (Online)

Bachelor of Science

About

In the Information Age, enormous amounts of data are generated every day in a range of areas, including social media, search engines, insurance companies, healthcare organizations, hospitals, defense, and retail. Data science is now a rapidly growing, high-paying field.

As a student in the IU Online Bachelor of Science in Data Science, you will collect, organize, and analyze data to make meaningful conclusions. You will write programs to perform data analysis on large, complex datasets. You evaluate the social, legal, and ethical issues that arise from the mass collection of data.

Specific areas of focus include:

  • Data acquisition and storage
  • Data exploration and curation
  • Data modeling and analysis
  • Data visualization and presentation
  • Data ethics and governance

This 100 percent online, consortial program is taught by faculty from IU Kokomo, IU East, IUPUI, IU Northwest, IU South Bend, and IU Southeast. This allows you to take coursework from several campuses and learn from a wide range of faculty.

Offered at IU Kokomo by School of Sciences