Get Your Certificate in Data Science

SRU's Certificate prepares you to become a Data Scientist

Data Science Certificate (Online)

Offered by: Computer Science

The data science certificate will provide students the opportunity to learn the necessary skills to become a data scientist. After completing the certificate, students will be able to use modern modeling techniques and design principles to work with database applications of moderate complexity and analyze/visualize big datasets.

The certificate would help meet the growing demand for data science professionals. In addition, the certificate encourages students interested in earning a Master of Science in Health Informatics degree since the certificate’s 9 credits will be transferred to the master’s program.


SRU’s Data Science Certificate offers:

  • 100% Online and can be completed in 10 months
  • A 9-credit program
  • Expert faculty with earned doctorates


All applicants must submit the following materials along with a completed online graduate applica- tion and non-refundable application fee:

  1. Bachelor’s degree with a GPA of 3.00 or higher in technology, nursing, or health-related major (students with a GPA below 3.00 may apply for conditional admission).

  2. Official undergraduate transcript from the applicant’s baccalaureate granting institution and graduate transcripts (if applicable).