# Graduate Minor in Data Science

In addition to offering the Master of Science in Data Science, the Mississippi State University Departments of Mathematics and Statistics and Computer Science and Engineering offer a Graduate Minor in Data Science. The program contains the core courses required for the M.S. in Data Science.

### Minor Requirements (12 Hours)

- CSE 8423 Data Science Concepts and Practice
- ST 8123 Statistical Thinking: Probability Models and Theory of Statistics
- ST 8133 Statistical Modeling
- CSE 6503 Database Management Systems

As this is a joint program between the Department of Mathematics and Statistics and the Department of Computer Science and Engineering, supervision and advising will be shared among both departments.

For further information, please contact one of the program coordinators:

- Graduate Coordinator - Co-coordinator: Dr. T.J. Jankun-Kelly tjk@cse.msstate.edu
- Graduate Coordinator - Co-coordinator: Dr. Mohammad Sepehrifar msepehrifar@math.msstate.edu