|Study location||Canada, Ontario, Toronto|
|Type||Bachelor's Degree, College|
|Nominal duration||4 years, includes 1 Work term|
|Tuition fee||CA$19,588 per year
The fees shown here are estimates only for and are subject to change. The above fee includes tuition (CA$18,285), health insurance and ancillary fees.
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|Registration fee||CA$390 one-time
The registration fee includes the non-refundable application fee (CA$90) and the refundable deposit fee (CA$300).
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High School / Secondary Education (or higher)
To be eligible for admission, you must possess a high school diploma including these required courses (or equivalents) with an overall minimum average of 65 percent:
Note: Mathematics of Data Management (MDM4U) and Advanced Functions (MHF4U) or equivalent courses are recommended.
The entry qualification documents are accepted in the following languages: English.
For direct admission, you must be from an English speaking country or, you must provide proof of English proficiency in one of the following ways:
The Honours Bachelor of Data Science and Analytics program is the first-of-its-kind in Ontario. This four-year degree program was designed to meet the growing need for data-driven business solutions. You will learn to identify and interpret data using algorithms and acquire skills to draw meaningful conclusions. Your knowledge will be enhanced through theory and applied learning with the help of case studies, guest speakers and a co-op work experience. As a graduate of this program, you will be uniquely positioned to make an impact by combining solid business strategies with an in-depth knowledge of computer science, statistics and analytics.
Throughout this program you will develop the following skills:
- Management skills that demonstrate initiative, personal responsibility, and accountability to work in the field of data science
- Communication and negotiation skills to work in diverse inter-professional group environments
- Problem-solving, reasoning, and critical thinking skills to engage in evidence-informed and ethical practice and decision-making
Mandatory Degree Work Term
A work experience that includes at least one term in a formal work environment. In most cases, the work term(s) is a paid position that is completed between two academic semesters and requires a minimum of 420 hours of work. Students must be in good standing and meet all identified requirements prior to participating in the work experience. The successful completion of the co-op work term(s) is required for graduation. Eligibility for participation does not guarantee that a work position will be secured. Additional fees are required for those participating in the mandatory co-op stream regardless of success in securing a work position.
- Business Technology Management Accreditation Council (BTMAC)
- Certified Analytics Professional (CAP)
- Dell EMCDS
- Systems Applications and Products (SAP)
As a graduate of this program, you may pursue future career options, such as:
- Data Analyst
- Business Intelligence Analyst
- Big Data Engineer
- Data Architect
- Database Developer