Course requirements for the Certificate in Applied Data Science: The undergraduate certificate program in Applied Data Science requires 18-20 hours of coursework, with 12 hours of core courses and 6-8 hours of electives. All courses used to satisfy the certificate requirement must be passed with a grade of "C" or better. Core courses (complete ALL the courses below) Course Description Semester hours CSCI 1301-1301L or CSCI 1360 Introduction to Computing and Programming or Foundations for Informatics and Data Analytics 4 4 CSCI 2150-2150L or CSCI 2610* Introduction to Computational Science Discrete Mathematics for Computer Science 4 4 CSCI 3360 Data Science I 4 Elective Course (choose TWO from the list below) Course Description Semester hours CSCI 4130/6130 CUDA C Programming on GPUs for High Performance Computing 4 CSCI 4150/6150 Numerical Simulations in Science and Engineering 4 CSCI 4210/6210 Simulation and Modeling 4 CSCI 4250/6250 Cyber Security 4 CSCI 4360/6360 Data Science II 4 CSCI 4370/6370 Database Management 4 CSCI 4380/6380 Data Mining 4 CSCI 4780/6780 Distributed Computing Systems 4 CSCI 4850/6850 Biomedical Image Analysis 4 STAT 4210 Statistical Methods 3 STAT 4230/6230 Applied Regression Analysis 3 STAT 4280/6280 Applied Time Series Analysis 3 STAT 4630/6630 Statistical Methods in Bioinformatics I 3 Total Semester hours 18 - 20 *Students can substitute MATH-3200 in place of CSCI-2610. Students must actually take one of the two courses. A course exemption does not meet this requirement. How to apply for the Applied Data Science Certificate: You can apply for the certificate through Athena.