Program Information

School: Western University
Degree: Bachelor
Field of Study: Data Modeling/Warehousing and Database Administration
Description: Data science refers to the development and application of methodologies for inspecting, cleaning, managing, transform, visualizing, and modeling data with a view to discovering useful information, reaching conclusions and supporting decision making. Data Science is inherently interdisciplinary, with the two dominant disciplines being Computer Science and Statistical Science. There is a diversity of applications including Internet search, digital advertisements, recommender systems like those found on Amazon, image and speech recognition, fraud detection, health care, power grids, improving urban living and so much more.

URL: Data Science at Western University
Length: 4 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
International: $30,931

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)* 80 to 86
Prerequisites:*

These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.

  •  Grade12 English (ENG4U) 
  •  Grade12 Calculus and Vectors 

Two of: Advanced Functions (MHF4U), Math of Data Management (MDM4U), Biology (SBI4U), Chemistry (SCH4U), Physics (SPH4U), Earth and Space Sciences (SES4U), Computer and Information Science (ICS4U).

Test Scores:

  • International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) [min. 6.5] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Paper Based) [min. 550] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) [min. 83] or Test of Written English (part of TOEFL) [min. 5]