The Associate of Science in Data Analytics equips students with the required technical skills common to the analysis of quantitative research data, with special attention to data analysis. By drawing on the key elements of computer science, computational theory, statistics and interdisciplinary applications, these skills in data analytics can open doors to most any field that relies on data analytics and decision making. Ethics are a critical component of the data analytics program. There is a moral and ethical obligation to not only collect but also to report data in a fair and truthful manner. Beyond these basic ethical and moral considerations, the relationship between data analytics and a biblical worldview is integrated in each course.
The Associate of Science in Data Analytics requires completion of the following 60 credit hours:
General Education (30 hours)
Data Analytics Major (25 hours)
Electives (5 hours)