Loyola University Maryland

Data Science

Learning Aims

  • Students will understand the underlying principles of data science and be able to keep up with this expanding field.
  • Students will be proficient in analyzing complex data from diverse sources by discovering key relationships within the data.
  • Students will be able to model data using machine learning techniques.
  • Students will be able to model data using statistical models.
  • Students will be able to predict future outcomes that can be used to advise decision makers on their course of action.
  • Students will be knowledgeable of general ethical principles, how these principles apply to data science, and the social context of data science.