Data Analytics pre-Major Program
Upon being selected for admission into The Ohio State University and selecting Data Analytics as your major of choice, students will be placed into the pre-Data Analytics major program. This program will allow you to begin coursework in your first year at OSU within the Data Analytics major program. Additionally, students will be assigned to work directly with the major advisor for the Data Analytics program. Students generally submit an application for admission into the Data Analytics major program after they complete their first year at OSU.
Important Information Regarding Time to Degree Completion
The Data Analytics program at The Ohio State University is a relatively new and exciting program with a specially designed curriculum. As such, students wishing to complete this major program are encouraged to declare the major as soon as possible. The curriculum of this program has a strong pre-requisite structure that is strictly enforced and must be followed by all students. Additionally, many of the required courses are only offered one time per year. In most cases, the curriculum of this program will require students to study for a full 4 years at The Ohio State University regardless of credit hours completed at other institutions or through AP/IB credits (*Estimated time to graduation assumes students are eligible for enrollment in, or have credit for, Math 1151 at the time they begin at The Ohio State University. Additional time may be required for international students needing to complete OSU's English as a Second Language (ESL) requirements).