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Data Analytics — Applied AI

Data analysts and data scientists are two of the most sought after job positions in the US and abroad, with some of the highest starting salaries right out of college.

Artificial Intelligence (AI) technology is sweeping through every sector of the economy.  AI is specialized software that performs advanced data analytics and automates tasks based on that data, such as image and voice recognition.

DeSales students will learn the structures, concepts, mathematics, and computer languages of data analytics and AI. Students will learn to use the software and cloud platforms in demand in the job market, such as Tableau, SAS, Microsoft Azure, Amazon Web Services, and Google TensorFlow.

Conduct real data analytics projects using open source datasets and data from local companies. Learn how to govern data ethically and legally, in accordance with the Christian humanist mission of the DeSales University.  Learn data analytics and how to apply AI tools in the field of your choice.

Degree Options

  • Business Majors (Accounting, Finance, Marketing), Data Analytics – Applied AI track
  • Major in Computer Science, Data Science – Applied AI track
  • Minor in Data Analytics – Applied AI

For more information, contact Brennan Pursell, MBA, PhD, Director of Applied AI.

Study Data Analytics and Applied AI at DeSales University
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There are thousands of open jobs right

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now - data analysts and data scientists. So

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we have a business major with a tracking

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data analytics, and we have a computer

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science major with a track in data

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science, because we need data analysts

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and data science to make AI work for

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businesses. We also have a university

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minor for anyone wanting to learn about

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AI, the way it works, how to work with

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data to benefit them in their career. AI

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technology can be used in just about any

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field you can think of. We can add value

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to businesses and organizations so

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people can work better using that data.

Contact Us

Brennan Pursell, Director of Applied AI Program