Graduate Certificate in Big Data Fundamentals

In this certificate program, students will learn the fundamentals of data informatics, including data collection and management, data analytics, data visualization, and data privacy. This certificate program is designed for students from nontechnical undergraduate backgrounds. Students who complete the certificate are eligible to be considered for admission to the program leading to the MS in Data Informatics.

This graduate certificate is offered through the USC Graduate and Professional Programs (GAPP) office. For more details on this program, including application criteria, information for international applicants, and a schedule of classes, please visit the GAPP website.

Total Units: 15

Required Courses (15 Units, 4 courses):

Note:
Requirements for graduation, course offerings, course availability, track offerings and any other degree requirements are subject to change. Students should consult with an academic advisor prior to registering for any classes.

A minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 is required for graduation. Students who complete the certificate are eligible to be considered for admission to the program leading to the MS in Data Informatics.