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Data Science

Data science uses scientific methods, statistical analyses, and algorithms to extract knowledge and draw conclusions from data.

Boise State offers multiple data science programs designed for students in a wide range of majors. Our programs align with most degree requirements, and enhance perspectives across a variety of disciplines.

These programs (4 certificates and 1 minor) are offered in-person, with courses that satisfy FH and FM University Foundations requirements.


Boise State offers four undergraduate certificates in data science. Explore the options and consider pairing a data science certificate with your major.

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The Applied Data Science minor is an opportunity for a wide variety of majors to obtain data science skills in a unique interdisciplinary experience.

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