BSISDA Transfer Students
Upon completion of the BS in Information Science and Data Analytics program, students will be able to:
A. Apply information and data science concepts and methods by thinking critically and creatively to conceptualize and solve real world problems;
B. Demonstrate an understanding of the data lifecycle, including data curation and stewardship. distributed computing, and the data pipeline ecosystem;
Graduates with a BS in Information Science and Data Analytics will have knowledge of software principles and practices, programming concepts and techniques, data structures, and system development methods and practices. In addition, they will have studied the human aspect of technology usage with consideration on privacy and ethics and impacts on society.
The major classes in the BS In Information Science and Data Analytics program are delivered exclusively online via the Canvas learning management system in an asynchronous format. Virtual labs may also be used in some courses.
In addition to meeting the general admission requirements of the CSU system, transfer students who meet the following requirements will be considered for admission in the degree completion BS in Information Science and Data Analytics program:
Fees for the bachelor’s degree are $450 a unit for the required 60 units with a total cost of $27,000. Fees are subject to review and change.
Fees for the Academic Year
- For three-year degree completion: USD 9,000 per year.
- For two-year degree completion: USD 13,500 per year.
Please note that this fee is inclusive of all expenses.
Advising and change of major information — BS in Information Science and Data Analytics
Current and transfer students
For current students in all programs, advising appointments are available virtually and are scheduled via Spartan Connect.
For transfer students, the counselors in the SJSU Online office are available to assist with questions about San José State University and its programs, as well as the admissions process.