Data Science Technology

Associate in Science

Data Science

Data acquisition, transformation, modeling and visualization, and analysis

About Data Science Technology (A.S.)

The Associate in Science (A.S.) in Data Science Technology emphasizes activities focusing on the acquisition, cleaning, modeling and analysis of data, as well as the extraction of knowledge or insights using statistical processes and systems. Students also learn about the identification of data sources, retrieval issues and methodologies, data security, and the use of informational tools.

The program prepares students to become data science technicians in a variety of fields including banking, finance, health care, marketing, insurance and logistics.

Two technical certificates are available within this degree program: Data Science Technician (6287) (T.C)  and FinTech Technician (6289) (T.C.). Students may pursue the A.S. degree and earn technical certificates while completing the requirements for the degree, or pursue one or more certificates to develop or upgrade their skills.

LinkedIn's 2017 U.S. Emerging Jobs Report noted a 650% increase in data science job growth since 2012 and the supply of candidates for these roles cannot keep up with demand. To view the report, click here.

Students enrolled in this program may qualify for wraparound support services like job training and internships, tutoring and cost reimbursement for fees and materials through the Northeast Florida FinTech Initiative Grant. Click here for more information.

Program Requirements

Outcomes and Career Outlook

This academic program prepares you for the following careers.

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Program Information

Program Code:  2157

Academic Roadmaps

Financial Information

 Financial aid is available, if qualified.
Tuition and Fees
Tuition Payment Plans

Contact Information

Phone: (904) 598-5676

*Tuition reflects Florida resident rates and are subject to change. Certain classes that require labs may have additional fees for lab supplies. Additional fees are published in the class schedule