Bachelor of Science in Computer Science / Data Analytics
University of the Potomac

Program Details

The University of the Potomac offers an online data science degree, the Bachelor of Science in Computer Science with a concentration in Data Analytics, for those interested in careers in this in-demand field.  More and more information is stored through technology, with data saved on networks, in the clouds, or on computers themselves.  These massive amounts of data have raised a need for professionals who are capable of managing the data and turning it into something useful that others can understand and use in their businesses and organizations.  In this concentration, you will complete courses that provide the knowledge and skills to work with data, including:

  • Strategies for Researching New Markets
  • Introduction to Big Data Processing
  • Machine Learning
  • Data Visualization
  • Python Programming I  

All degrees in the computer science field begin with core courses that form a strong foundation that the concentration builds upon.  Students learn to design, build, and problem-solve computer hardware and software systems.  Although a flexible online degree, it still features the same rigorous standards, expert faculty, and relevant technology students would find on-campus.

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School Accreditation & Licensing

University of the Potomac is accredited by:

Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

High School or Equivalent

Admission Tests

Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Applicaton Requirements

Interview, Official High School Transcript/GED Score