Data Science

Our program, developed with the insights of industry experts, combines programming, statistics, machine learning, big data management, and business domain knowledge. Offered as a major.

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Program Overview

Learn from faculty with analytics advanced degrees, data scientists consulting and working in the industry, and a SAS® educator of the year. Develop skills to participate in the analytics/big data lifecycle — from problem definition through data acquisition to presentation of results.

  • Focus on developing actionable outcomes and high-level skills for communicating results.
  • Be well-prepared for certification in Python, Databrick, Tableau, Teradata, Blockchain, and other data and analytic applications.
  • Engage in applied learning through execution of real-world projects in the classroom and through capstone projects where you act as a consultant for a real company, internships, and co-ops.


  • A strong foundation integrating business, STEM fields and the liberal arts develops critical 21st century skills essential for success and continuous growth in every field.
  • Every student graduates with a major and a complementary minor, gaining a competitive advantage that highlights the acumen and problem-solving abilities cultivated through experiential learning.
  • Whether you begin a career or continue your education after graduation, Bryant credentials prepare impact thinkers who are in high demand and prepared to contribute and make a difference.
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The Bryant Difference

$64K Salary

Median starting salary of Bryant’s graduates.

US News

No. 7

U.S. News & World Report 2022 Best College rankings list Bryant as No. 7 in the Regional Universities North category.


Bryant graduates are employed or enrolled in graduate school within six months of Commencement.

Where Our Students Go

Bryant students go on to prestigious graduate schools and are in demand by business, government agencies, and nonprofit organizations.

Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Rhode Island
CVS Health
Dell EMC
Fidelity Investments
FM Global
IGT: International Game Technology
Predictive Index
State Street
UnitedHealth Group
Bentley University
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
University of Connecticut
Worcester Polytechnic Institute



  • Build your professional network through Bryant’s Advanced Applied Analytics Center conferences and events, and explore different paths with the help of alumni data scientists and applied analytics, statistics, and information systems alumni who are leaders in their field.
  • Secure internships and co-ops in a variety of industries through working with faculty and through our nationally recognized Amica Center for Career Education. 
  • Discuss career opportunities from 400+ prestigious firms at on-campus career fairs.


  • Scientific Community Initiative
  • Data Science Association
  • Women in Technology Club


  • Colleges Against Cancer
  • Information Technology services department at Bryant
  • High School Analytics Camp volunteer
  • Bryant-sponsored analytics conferences participant


  • Sophomore International Experience
  • Study abroad during your junior year


  • Bryant App-a-Thon competition
  • Advanced Applied Analytics Center, a beacon for analytics—student opportunities include student associate and faculty research collaborator

Inspired Faculty

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Inspired Faculty

Our esteemed faculty includes the founding co-directors of Bryant's Advanced Applied Analytics Center; the International Association for Computer Information Systems Computer Educator of the Year, and SAS Educator of the Year, and other award-winning educators and mentors, including:


Professor of Information Systems and Analytics