What is the program of study for the new 2020-21 catalog?

The curriculum of the MSDA program has been updated in the sjsu.edu/msda catalog. The Department of Applied Data Science will offer courses only with DATA prefix starting fall 2020. For normal situation, each full-time student who has satisfied the admission conditions should follow the following programs of study path according to the admitted semester.

Fall 2019                       Spring 2020                     Fall 2020*  

Semester 1  
DATA 220                        DATA 220                        DATA 220
BUS 243                         BUS 243                          DATA 225
INFO 218                        INFO 208                         DATA 228

Semester 2
INFO 215                        DATA 230                         DATA 230
CMPE 257                      DATA 245                         DATA 245
DATA 294                        DATA 294                         DATA 294

Semester 3    
DATA 240                        DATA 240                         DATA 240
DATA 255**                      DATA 255**                      DATA 255**
DATA 298A or 299A         DATA 298A or 299A        DATA 298A or 299A

Semester 4  
DATA 298B or 299B        DATA 298B or 299B         DATA 298B or 299B

*due to COVID-19, the course offerings of semesters 3 and 4 will be updated for students admitted in Fall 2020.

**or DATA 250 if there is a sufficient demand.