X+Data Certificate

The X+Data certificate is designed to supplement a student’s major or professional experience in a non-computing field. The courses in this certificate will teach students the programming, modeling, and statistical skills needed for utilizing data to gain insights on important questions in their field. This certificate is open to both degree-seeking students and non-degree-seeking students with substantial professional experience in a non-computing field*.

Admission to this program is currently unavailable.


Students must earn a minimum grade of C in each of the following courses.
CPTR 130Introduction to Data Science


CPTR 230Computing for Insight


CPTR 330Machine Learning for Data Science


CPTR 420Introduction to Database Systems


CPTR 493Capstone Data Science Project


MATH 215Data Analysis


Approved Discipline Specific Course**


Total Credit Hours:24-25
*Non-degree-seeking students enrolled in the certificate program must meet the admissions requirement for Walla Walla University and should refer to the Financial Bulletin for reduced tuition information.

**See the online bulletin at wallawalla.edu for a current list of approved courses.