|Degree:||Bachelor of Arts (BA)|
Data Science & Big Data
|University website:||Data Science and Society|
Earn a degree accredited in Austria and the U.S.
The BA/BSc in Data Science and Society offers comprehensive training in computational data analysis and mathematical modeling, combined with a solid foundation in sociology, economics, environmental science and political science. You will learn how to use the unprecedented amount and quality of digital information available to understand and predict attitudes and opinions, social media and communication, political and economic behavior.
After completing the mandatory modules in the first year, you will choose two out of the five disciplines. You can also select from a broad range of elective courses offered by the other two BA programs at CEU.
Majors and minors / Sociology / Economics / Environmental Science / Political Science / Data Science
The BA/BSc in Data Science and Society gives you a multidisciplinary foundation that supports many exciting career paths. You will be ready to continue your studies in graduate school or start a career in business, government or non-profits, startups, or multinationals. Here are some examples:
Pursue a master’s or Ph.D. degree at CEU or other leading universities in subjects such as:
Computational Social Science
Pursue a career at:
banks and fintech companies
government and policymaking bodies
universities and think tanks
startups and incubators
large companies and multinationals
non-profit and non-governmental organizations
the law, education, and health care sectors
In the third year, you will have the opportunity to study abroad at one of CEU’s partner universities in Europe or in the U.S.
Options include * Sciences Po in Paris * Bocconi University in Milan * London School of Economics *
Stockholm School of Economics * Bard College in New York State * Bard College Berlin
February 1, 2023: Priority deadline for all applicants. Final deadline for those who will require a study visa and for those who wish to be considered for financial support.
April 15, 2023: Final application deadline, subject to space availability.