Jul 12, 2024  
2022-23 Graduate Catalog 
2022-23 Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Data Science Certificate

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Qiang Wu, Program Director
(615) 898-2053

The curriculum of the certificate program in Data Science is designed to provide students a realistic idea of the work of a data scientist. After successful completion of an introductory course, students will work with predictive modeling and data exploration. Program is designed for completion within two semesters.

Admission Requirements

Admission to the Data Science certificate program requires

  1. an earned bachelor’s degree from an accredited university or college;
  2. an acceptable grade point average in all college work taken.

Application Procedures

All application materials are to be submitted to the College of Graduate Studies.

Applicant must

  1. submit application with the appropriate application fee (online at www.mtsu.edu/graduate/apply.php). Once this initial application has been accepted, the applicant will receive directions on how to enter the graduate portal to be able to submit other materials. NOTE: When applying please choose “Data Science Graduate Certificate” instead of “Non-Degree Seeker.”
  2. submit official transcripts of all previous college work.

Application deadline is July 31 for those wishing to begin the following Fall and December 31 for those wishing to begin the following Spring.

Certificate Requirements

Candidate must maintain a cumulative grade point average of 3.0 in courses leading to the certificate.

Curriculum: Data Science

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