UC Data Science Undergraduate Programs

UC San Diego

  • Programs: DS major, minor
  • Department: Data Science Institute
  • Established: 2017
  • 820 majors 
  • 170 minors
  • 4 domain tracks with a capstone
  • Plans for Data and Society Minor

UCSB

  • Programs: Data Science + Stats major
  • Department: Statistics
  • Established: 2019
  • 780 majors
  • DS Capstones, 10+ courses
  • Plans for building a DS major underway

 UC Irvine

  • Programs: Data Science major
  •  Department: Computer Science, Statistics
  • Est. 2015
  • 157 majors
  • Capstone, Exploratory Analysis course
  • Balancing statistics with CS

UC Riverside

  • Programs: Data Science major 
  • Department: Computer Science, Statistics
  • Est. 2020
  • 67 majors 
  • Has a 2-sequence application areas requirement
  • Plans to introduce DS minor

UC Berkeley

  • Programs: Data Science major, minor 
  • Department: Electrical Engineering and Computer Science 
  • Est. 2018
  • 1100 majors
  • 600 minors 
  • Modules in courses, Ethics,  Connectors
  • 27 Domain Emphases