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Our world is driven by data– put yourself in the driver’s seat. ¬†The Eastern Kentucky University Applied Data Science certificate will¬†help¬†you build the skills you need for a lucrative career in data science, research, analysis and more.

Degree Concentrations

Applied Data Science (26-27 credit hours)


A certificate in Applied Data Science consists of 26-27 credit hours, including courses in:

  • Introductory statistics
  • Calculus
  • Research and data mining
  • Introductory programming
  • Linear algebra or applied regression

Students in the program will also choose a statistics elective and two courses selected from a domain knowledge area.


Job Opportunities for Graduates

  • Data scientist
  • Operations analyst
  • Machine learning engineer


The Department of Mathematics and Statistics at EKU