Ontario Tech University

Data Science

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Program Information

School:Ontario Tech University
Faculty:Science
Degree:Bachelor; Honours
Field of Study:Data Modeling/Warehousing and Database Administration
Information Science/Studies
Description:The amount of data generated by, and available to, companies, governments, and individuals, is exploding. There is an urgent need for individuals who can grapple with massive amounts of data and extract key information. As a Computer Science student in the Data Science specialization, you will develop the knowledge, skills, and tools, to set you up for success in this desirable job market. You will also develop critical problem-solving, analytical, and computational skills that will enable you to turn vast quantities of data into insight.

Individuals interested in this specialization will apply directly to Data Science through the Ontario Universities' Application Centre using application code DSM.
URL:Data Science at Ontario Tech University
Course Based:Yes
Length:4 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
International: $21,935
Careers:Software EngineerDatabase Analysts and Data Administrators

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)*82
Prerequisites:*

These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.

  •  Grade12 English (ENG4U) 
  •  Grade12 Advanced Functions 
  • 2 of  Grade12 Computer Engineering  or  Grade12 Calculus and Vectors  or  Grade12 Computer and Information Science   or  Grade12 Physics 

In addition, a combined minimum 70 per cent average in prerequisite computer science, math and science courses is required. It is recommended that all three MCV4U, ICS4U and SPH4U be taken.

* The entrance grade may change from year to year. Please contact the school for further information.

* We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

Modified on October 31, 2019