DSA - Data Science and Analytics

DSA 6000 Data Science and Analytics Cr. 3

Basic data science and analytics concepts covered through case studies, success stories, and a semester project that cuts across all course modules. Offered Yearly.

Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to students with a major in Data Sci & Business Analytics.

DSA 6100 Statistical Methods for Data Science & Analytics Cr. 3

Statistical methods and techniques required for data science and analytics applications covered through case studies, success stories, and a semester project that cuts across all course modules. Offered Yearly.

Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to students with a major in Data Sci & Business Analytics.

DSA 6200 Operations Research Cr. 3

Mathematical optimization models that come into play in data science and analytics applications covered through case studies and a semester project. Heuristic solution approaches will also be addressed along with sensitivity analysis techniques. Offered Yearly.

Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to students with a major in Data Sci & Business Analytics.

DSA 6300 Decision Analysis and Simulation Cr. 3

Coherent approach to decision making, developing rules of thought to transform complex decisions into simpler decision situations covered through case studies, success stories, and a semester project that cuts across all course modules. Discusses role of discrete-event simulation for improving decision support. Offered Yearly.

Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to students with a major in Data Sci & Business Analytics.

DSA 7500 Practicum Cr. 6

Application of theoretical knowledge acquired during the Data Science and Business Analytics program to a project involving actual business problems/opportunities and data in a realistic setting. Engages the entire process of solving a real-world data science and business analytics project including: setting the project scope, collecting and processing data, applying analytic methods and presenting the developed solution platform. Both the problem statements for the project assignments and the datasets originate from real-world domains. Offered Yearly.

Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to students with a major in Data Sci & Business Analytics; enrollment is limited to Graduate level students.

Equivalent: DSB 7500, DSE 7500