Concentration in Data Science

The Department offers a concentration in Data Science for the Ph.D. in Statistics. This concentration will allow students to focus on specific areas in statistics related to data science. 


COURSE REQUIREMENTS:                                                           12 hours

  • STA 5377        Spatial Statistics
  • STA 6376        Computational Statistics II
  • STA 6384        Analysis of Categorical Data
  • Any graduate level course, approved by the Graduate Program Director, in any of data analytics, data science, data base management, or data mining offered at Baylor.  Such courses include, but are not limited to CSI 5325, ECL 5396, or ECO 5352.


Students in the program must also complete the Ph.D. in Statistics to be awarded the concentration in Data Science upon graduation.