The recommended four-year plan is designed to provide a blueprint for students to complete their degrees within four years. Students must meet with their Major Advisor to develop a more individualized plan to complete their degree. This plan assumes that no developmental courses are required. If developmental courses are needed, students may have additional requirements to fulfill which are not listed in the plan and may extend degree completion.
NOTE: This recommended Four-Year Plan is applicable to students admitted into the major during the 2021-2022 academic year.
To enroll, visit https://www.ramapo.edu/data-science/4plus1/
Total Undergraduate Credits Required: 128 credits (all courses listed in first four years)
Major GPA required for undergraduate graduation: 2.0
WI: Writing Intensive – 3 courses required in the major.
Total Graduate Credits Required: 30 credits (listed with MS in fourth year and all fifth year courses)
Student must be in good academic standing: https://www.ramapo.edu/provost/policy/graduate-academic-standing/
* This course has a prerequisite. Please refer to the course catalog for information about pre-requisites.
** This course satisfies a Group II Bioinformatics Elective
*** Students must complete two technical electives and one interdisciplinary elective. DATA 730 Fieldwork Experience may
be used to replace one of the three total electives.