Data Science and Machine Learning


Recent advancements in computer hardware and machine learning algorithms have driven a rapid growth in the use of data science and machine learning across all economic sectors, with applications in robotics and automation, healthcare, finance, and government to name just a few. Because of this, there is now a huge demand for developers and data analysts with skills and experience in these fields.

Innovation Centre Project building
Offered at the Innovation Centre Project building.

In the Data Science and Machine Learning program, you will:

  • Study the fundamental concepts in mathematics and statistics that make these technologies possible.
  • Gain the skills to collect / organize data and use analytics to inform decisions.
  • Implement current machine learning algorithms to address common needs in industry.
  • Develop the skills to effectively communicate technical ideas with other developers as well as those without technical knowledge.
  • Experience working with industry to develop code for real applications in data science and machine learning.

Students graduating from DSML will be able to:

  • Use technical and data communication skills
  • Understand fundamental concepts in mathematics and statistics
  • Apply the most current machine learning algorithms
  • Use software to gather, parse, analyze, summarize, and manage data
  • Develop software using industry standard languages and libraries
  • List experience working with industry on their resume

Graduates would be eligible for the following job positions:

  • Data Architect
  • Data Analyst
  • Artificial Intelligence Developer
  • Machine Learning Developer
  • Robotics Developer
  • Bioinformatics Analyst
  • Data & Analytics Consultant
  • Backend Developer
  • Solutions Architect