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Data Science

Minor in Data Science

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Understanding data and algorithms has become more and more important for careers in healthcare, education, politics, business, and the natural sciences.  Data science plays a central role in sports analytics, genetics, polling, Netflix recommendations, and images of black holes, to name a few places.  If you like to generate and analyze data in order to better understand complicated processes, a Data Science Minor at Linfield will help you develop tools needed to do so effectively as you pursue a career in your chosen field.

Data science minors at Linfield might take:

MATH 190
Data Science Seminar
Present and discuss of topics in data science, including interdisciplinary problems and techniques, careers, and ethics.
BIOL 340
Bioinformatics
Conduct computer-based exploration of large biological data sets in this project-based course.
MATH 380
Numerical Analysis
Investigate how to teach a computer to solve complicated mathematics problems for you.
For more information about a minor in Data Science, contact: Admission.