The Goergen Institute offers a bachelor of arts and a bachelor of science degree in data science. Both programs combine computer science, statistics, and a student’s choice of advanced course work in any one of a number of different application areas of data science, including business, biology, earth and environmental science, political science, and others.
The Goergen Institute offers a master of science degree in data science with the option to have a concentration in computational and statistical methods, health and biomedical sciences, or business and social science. The program can be completed in one year of full-time study.
The University of Rochester also offers a variety of related degree programs, including these:
Ling “Kelly” He ’17
data science major
In 2015, the University of Rochester received a $3.2 million National Science Foundation (NSF) grant to train those getting their PhDs at the intersection of computer science and cognitive science. It is the first grant of its kind awarded by the NSF.