Faculty of Computing & Data Sciences


Our Faculty of Computing & Data Sciences (CDS) is a transdisciplinary, degree-granting academic unit that lives outside the typical organization of a university into schools, divisions, and departments. As such, we transcend all disciplines, just as our emerging field now does. We are up and running, actively recruiting faculty, and moving in 2022 to a new state-of-the-art facility in the heart of the BU Campus. Learn more about what makes us unique.

Introducing the BS in data science.

Data Sciences

Beginning in fall 2021, CDS is accepting students for study leading to a Bachelor of Science in data science. The program provides students with the analytical and computational skills now necessary for success, emphasizing foundational knowledge and practical training in algorithmic and statistical data analysis, machine learning, and software engineering.

The ubiquity of data sciences in today’s world makes the BS a perfect springboard to a career in any area of interest. So learn more about the BS in data science program.

BU Leadership Talks About CDS.

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