Bachelor of
Bachelor of
Data Science & AI

The Data Science program equips students with the knowledge and skills to become critical analysts and advanced users of data. Students will advance past traditional data analysis using modern programming or data mining to uncover useful intelligence for their organizations

About the program

As a student of the Bachelor of Data Science program, you will have access to ASU state-of-the-art curriculum. With a mathematical core consisting of linear algebra, statistical inference and classification, data mining, big data, machine learning, and associated computer methods, students leave the program with a solid background for solving data-related problems in a variety of areas from business to research, as well as highly-demanded science and technology fields.

Jobs in Data science are already some of the most well-paid IT jobs in Ukraine and in the USA, and this is a sector expecting rapid demand in the next years. Build a successful and financially rewarding career in the cutting-edge field of Data science and AI.

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Strong math and analytics core with integration of modern programming and computing methods
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Bachelor of Data science degrees from AUK and ASU (3+1)
About the program

Students will become proficient in:

Algebra and statistics

Get profound knowledge of mathematic studies customized to technical career, like calculus for engineers, mathematical tools for data science, statistical modelling and inference and modern differential equations.

Business analytics

Learn software tools for business analytics and develop problem-solving & actionable analytics skills.

Big data, data mining and machine learning

Study business data mining, object-oriented programming and data structures, explore data in R & Python and learn the basics of Artificial intelligence.

Programming skills

Understand and apply principles of programming, scientific computing and natural language processing.

Career opportunities
For a graduate of the Data Science & AI program, the career path is limitless

This means that you can be considered for different roles in different fields. Regardless of your choice, you will have a competitive advantage to build a successful career in business and research, as well as in the highly sought-after fields of modern science and technology.

Graduates can succeed in leadership roles in the following fields:
  • Data and Business Analytics 
  • BI Development 
  • Product Management 
  • Data Engineering 
  • Data Science 
  • Business Innovation
Career opportunities include:
  • Data Scientist 
  • Financial Quantitative Analyst 
  • Product Architect 
  • Big Data Engineer 
  • Chief Technical Officer 
  • Chief Data Officer 
  • Bioinformatics Technician 
  • Statistician

Internship

The internship is part of the curriculum and aims to provide students with an opportunity to gain knowledge and skills

and expand a set of competencies valued by top-ranked employers from a work experience placement carefully curated by AUK and the University partners network. The locations of internships are directly related to the students’ program of study and allow them to get a real-world, career-related practice and learning experience not available in the classroom. 

This practice will be conducted as a blended learning activity offline or online with involvement in the activities of a particular company. The student will be supervised simultaneously by the Internship Education Program Advisor and Employer Representative to seek relevant experiences and develop job-seeking skills as part of the internship. 

At the end of the internship, students should prepare a full report of activities and provide primary data collected on their chosen topic or in a particular area of interest related to their career field.

Dual Degree Route and ASU Pathways

Degree Routes and ASU Pathways

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Dual Degree Route and ASU Pathways

Dual degree options make top-quality education accessible for Ukrainian students at AUK. Through a combination of online and offline study, you have the opportunity to gain diplomas from both American University Kyiv and Arizona State University.

You can also choose to study on campus or online at ASU.

AUK Degree

4 years studying at AUK, a student gets AUK Bachelor’s degree in Marketing Science.

Dual Degrees AUK+ASU

This program supports dual degrees via model 3+1: 3 years studying at AUK and 1 last year studying at ASU. After successful graduation student gets two Bachelor’s diplomas from AUK and ASU.

ASU Pathways

Being a Bachelor’s student of Marketing Science at AUK you can gain the dual Bachelor’s degree option (3+1): 3 years studying at AUK + 1 year studying at ASU. Upon successful completion of all coursework, it implies for students to receive a Bachelor’s degree from AUK and a Bachelor’s degree from ASU.

All transfer applicants must have a Bachelor’s degree from AUK with a 3.00 GPA for all transfer work and meet ASU transfer admission requirements.

Students of Marketing Science should be prepared to apply to Arizona State University in the third year of study (the 5th semester of study at AUK). The study at ASU will start in the 7th semester of study in the Bachelor’s program of Marketing Science.

Application

Application deadline (2024)
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Application deadline for the first wave:
July 31 2024
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Application deadline for the second wave:
August 31 2024

It may take approximately 2 weeks to get an admission committee decision once all requested materials are received.

Please note that we are following the American tradition of rolling admission process, so applicants have an opportunity to reserve a place in the program before official enrollment.

We encourage you to plan your admission journey well in advance and contact the enrollment team for more details.

Applicant requirements
  • Completed secondary education 
  • Good level of English: B2 (TOEFL internet based: 56 – 78, IELTS Academic: 5.5 – 6.0, Duolingo English test: 80 – 119)
  • Motivation letter 
  • Video-answer in English
  • National Multidisciplinary Test result: minimum score 130, foreign language (English) 150+, math 150+
Documents provision
  • Application form
  • National ID
  • Tax code number
  • English certificate
  • Digital 3*4 cm photo
  • School original diploma and appendix
  • Military registration document (for those eligible for military service)

Admissions

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Talk to an AUK Enrollment Advisor to find the best option for you

Complete the request form, and one of our Enrollment Advisors will contact you to guide you through the admission process, program details, and required documents.

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Apply to AUK

Congratulations! This is your first step toward admission to AUK. To access the registration form, you will need to create a personal applicant’s account. Please note that the registration form must be filled out in English. You will also need to upload documents, a resume in English and write a motivation letter.

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Pass AUK’s assessment and receive scholarship options

Get ready for an assessment of program-related knowledge and experience in the form of tests, open questions, and video-answers. After which, we will offer successful applicants a place on the program, introduce scholarship options, and provide information on the next steps.

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Sign the contract with AUK

To complete the enrollment process, you need to choose our competitive offer at the EDBO, provide the necessary official documents (passport, educational document, etc.). After that, you will receive enrollment confirmation and will be able to sign educational and financial contracts.

Bachelor of

Data Science & AI
Start:

fall 2024

Duration:

4 years

Format:

Hybrid: on campus and online

Diplomas:

AUK+ASU

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