Data Science

Our data science program, developed with the insights of industry experts, combines programming, statistics, machine learning, big data management, and business domain knowledge. 

Bryant Professor Suhong Li works with a student in the Data Visualization Lab.

At A Glance

What You’ll Learn:

  • The basics of programming, machine learning, data visualization, predictive analytics, and other interdisciplinary areas that make up data science.  
  • Skills for certification in Python, Amazon Web Services (AWS), Databricks, PowerBI, and other data analytic applications. 

What You’ll Do:

  • Engage in hands-on learning through your courses in data science, data visualization, and artificial intelligence labs.
  • Apply your knowledge and skills in a capstone project that draws from a real-world dataset and problem. 

Where You’ll Go:

  • Positions as a data engineer, data scientist, business intelligence analyst, machine learning engineer, software developer, data analyst, and more.
  • Careers in a broad range of fields, including business, nonprofit, healthcare, and sports. 

Program Level: Undergraduate

Offered As: Major

College/School: College of Business

Our Students

Where Our Students Go

Bryant students go on to prestigious graduate schools and are in demand by business, government agencies, and nonprofit organizations:

  • Amica Mutual Insurance
  • Amazon
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CVS Health
  • Dell EMC
  • etfile
  • Fidelity Investments
  • FM Global
  • Hasbro
  • IGT: International Game Technology
  • Oracle
  • Predictive Index
  • State Street
  • UnitedHealth Group
  • Bentley University
  • Brown University
  • Massachusetts Institute of Technology
  • UC Berkley
  • University of Connecticut
  • Worcester Polytechnic Institute

Learn Through Experience

A Bryant student wears a VR headset in the Data Visualization Lab.

Internships and Career Advancement

  • Build your professional network through the help of data scientists and applied analytics, statistics, and information systems alumni who are leaders in their fields.
  • Secure internships and co-ops in a variety of industries by working with faculty and through our nationally recognized Amica Center for Career Education.
  • Discuss career opportunities from 400+ prestigious firms at on-campus career fairs.


  • Work on various data science projects with faculty members through funded research or directed study.
  • Present your research at conferences and/or publish your research in academic journals.
  • Participate in Bryant’s Research and Engagement Day (REDay).
  • Present a thesis or research topic through the Honors Program.


  • Volunteer for summer high school programming/data science camp.
  • Participate in Bryant-sponsored analytics conferences.

Clubs and Organizations

  • Data Science Association
  • AI and Robotics Interest Group
  • Women in Technology Club 

Master of Science in Data Science

Looking to expand your data science skills after graduation? Bryant offers a STEM-designated Master of Science in Data Science program that will help you dive deeper into technical skills with a foundation in business principles. By pursuing a master’s degree, you can maximize your career growth and earning potential and stand out from the competition.

About This Program