The selection of courses for the UW Data Science programs varies each fall, spring, and summer. Check below for upcoming courses. Course offerings are subject to change due to fluctuating enrollments.

**Courses available to Data Science Graduate Certificate students are denoted with an asterisk.*

### Fall 2022

**Registration/Permission numbers available**: April 11, 2022

**Course preview week**: August 30–September 5, 2022

**Semester dates**: September 6–December 16, 2022

*DS 700: Foundations of Data Science

DS 705: Statistical Methods (Prerequisite: DS 700)

*DS 710: Programming for Data Science

*DS 715: Data Warehousing

DS 730: Big Data: High-Performance Computing (Prerequisite: DS 710)

*DS 735: Communicating About Data

*DS 740: Data Mining & Machine Learning (Prerequisites: DS 700 and DS 710)

DS 745: Visualization and Unstructured Data Analysis (Prerequisite: DS 740)

DS 760: Ethics of Data Science (Prerequisite: DS 740)

DS 775: Prescriptive Analytics (Prerequisites: DS 705 and DS 710)

DS 780: Data Science and Strategic Decision Making

DS 785: Capstone (Prerequisites: DS 715, DS 730, DS 735, DS 745, and DS 775)

### Spring 2023

**Registration/Permission numbers available**: November 14, 2022

**Course preview week**: January 17–23, 2023

**Semester dates**: January 24–May 5, 2023

*DS 700: Foundations of Data Science

DS 705: Statistical Methods (Prerequisite: DS 700)

*DS 710: Programming for Data Science

*DS 715: Data Warehousing

DS 730: Big Data: High-Performance Computing (Prerequisite: DS 710)

*DS 735: Communicating About Data

*DS 740: Data Mining & Machine Learning (Prerequisites: DS 700 and DS 710)

DS 745: Visualization and Unstructured Data Analysis (Prerequisite: DS 740)

DS 760: Ethics of Data Science (Prerequisite: DS 740)

DS 775: Prescriptive Analytics (Prerequisites: DS 705 and DS 710)

DS 780: Data Science and Strategic Decision Making

DS 785: Capstone (Prerequisites: DS 715, DS 730, DS 735, DS 745, and DS 775)

### Summer 2023

**Registration/Permission numbers available**: March 13, 2022

**Course preview week**: May 23–29, 2023

**Semester dates**: May 30-August 11, 2023

*DS 700: Foundations of Data Science

*DS 710: Programming for Data Science

*DS 715: Data Warehousing

*DS 735: Communicating About Data

*DS 740: Data Mining & Machine Learning (Prerequisites: DS 700 and DS 710)

DS 760: Ethics of Data Science (Prerequisite: DS 740)

DS 780: Data Science and Strategic Decision Making

DS 785: Capstone (Prerequisites: DS 715, DS 730, DS 735, DS 745, and DS 775)

### Application Deadline

All application materials need to be completed two weeks prior to the semester start to be considered for admission.

Starting your application early will help ensure you have plenty of time to gather required materials (such as transcripts), transfer credits, apply for financial aid, and complete the University of Wisconsin System Online Admission Application.

**Questions?**

Call Student Services at 608-800-6755. We’re available 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Thursday and 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on Friday, U.S. Central Time. Email us anytime at datascience@uwex.wisconsin.edu.