Bachelor of Science in Data Science


The Bachelor of Science in Data Science will prepare graduates to help organizations face the pressing question of how to use data effectively. Course work including data analytics, mining and visualization; students will be well prepared to address this exponentially growing technology and business industry need.

Career Paths

The region’s first Bachelor of Science degree in Data Science gives students the high-demanded skills to know how to use data effectively. Positions for this degree include: Big Data Analyst, Analytics Consultant, Data Modeler, and Analytical Researcher and Developer.


Whatever your career focus, you can gain valuable on-the-job experience in an internship or co-op arranged through NKU Career Services.

NKU students are gaining professional experience with area businesses such as Duke Energy, Fidelity Investments, The Cincinnati Reds, Hewlett-Packard, Kroger, Procter & Gamble and The Cincinnati Bengals.