BS in Data Science

Why Major in Data Science?

Organizations are increasingly relying on data sciences to make strategic decisions. With this emphasis, the field of data science is exploding, creating tremendous employment opportunities. Analyses consistently rank data scientist as one of the fastest growing and most desirable jobs., Currently, Glassdoor ranks Data Scientist as the #3 ranked job in America, with a median base salary of $120,000. 

Hear What Students Are Saying:

“The relationship between the rigor of the theoretical mathematics and statistics, with the application and prediction and finally, the programming, make this field one of the most diverse and interesting in the university.”

Dr. Walter Huddell
Department of Mathematical Sciences Chair

Student Testimonial

Ranked Among the Most Affordable Data Science Programs in PA!

Data Science AwardEastern University's BS in Data Science program was ranked among the most affordable bachelor's in data science programs in Pennsylvania for 2023 by Discover Data Science. 

Visit the Discover Data Science website to learn more about the ranking.