Undergraduate in Data Science

Be a professional with data analysis skills to make intelligent and informed decisions, with ethical values and professional responsibility. Prepare to provide solutions to various real, technological, social and/or business problems..


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Start date: May 6

Modality: 100% virtual

Duration: 4 years - 120 credits

Investment: $140 per credit

Courses 100% in Spanish

Degree: Bachelor’s in Data Science

Program Differentiation

Guides the present and future for resolution and analysis of data problems.

Deepens and applies the use and processing of data for decision making according to the business and the business needs.

Develops leadership and teamwork skills, innovation, negotiation, and management.

Trains in current contexts that contemplate the diversity and characteristics of global and local society.

Develops Data Management, Machine Learning and Data Mining skills.

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Institutional Differentiation

Online Experience

We offer an online education of the highest level of quality; our modality offers you support in your learning process and overcomes the barriers of time and distance.

Integral Wellness

We go side by side with our students so that they achieve personal and professional success, improving their conditions and economic opportunities of their families and their communities.

Educational Excellence

Our educational model is autonomous, modern, active, enterprising, innovative, and based on practical cases.

Continuous Growth

Our future graduates will be able to acquire the skills that will allow them to perform competently in their profession, with the mindset and willingness to continue their growth.


Research areas

  • Data Mining
  • Database Management
  • Big Data Analytics
  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Machine Learning

Applicant Profile

Our applicants have the following characteristics to start their studies:

  • Willingness and autonomy to meet the requirements of virtual education
  • Interest in transforming large volumes of data into business decisions, through the analysis and interpretation of information sources, data, and numerical bases
  • Analytical and mathematical skills

What skills and abilities will you gain?

  • You will develop capacity to collect data.
  • You will manage and prepare data, separating what is relevant and a priority from what is secondary and unnecessary.
  • You will analyze the data to turn it into information that is useful for timely decision-making.
  • You will develop data models, respecting ethical principles and professional responsibility.


Know some of the relevant subjects of the career:

DSC 203

The course studies how to create predictive analysis, it is based on decision tree methods, machine learning and logistic regression.

SDS 303

The course introduces the evaluation and construction of mathematical models used in the social and life sciences.

STA 314

The course studies estimates and margins of error for use in making predictions by providing an estimate of the accuracy of your forecast.

PRO 344

The course focuses on exploring data types commonly found in modern data science, such as text data, spatial data, and time series data.

DGO 404

It deals with the management of the different levels of data quality. Includes: Managing the data, establishing the life cycle of the data, deciphering the time of interest of the information, enunciating the corresponding data policies and compliance with the law..

SWE 413

The course studies simple web applications that use existing web services, distributed event-driven software that uses multi-threading, web services that parse and process other web page content, XML schema definition, XML file creation, XML file validation, transformation of XML files.

Business Analytics Certificate

Semestre 2 - Introduction to Data Science
Semestre 4 - Business Data Mining
Semestre 6 - Business Data Warehouses and Dimensional Modeling
Semestre 7 - Database Management
Semestre 8 - Big Data Analytics in Business
Semestre 10 - Problem Solving and Actionable Analytics

Machine Learning

Semestre 7- All about Data: Design, Query, and Visualization
Semestre 9 - Exploring Data in R and Python
Semestre 10 - Information and Computer System Security
Semestre 10 - Artificial Intelligence
Semestre 11 - Machine Learning I
Semestre 12 - Machine Learning II

Certificate Program in Skills Basic Management

Semestre 1 - Introduction to anthropology and appreciation of diversity
Semestre 1 - Leadership and Teamwork
Semestre 3 - Sociology, glocal citizenship and social responsibility
Semestre 5 - Inferential Statistics
Semestre 5 - Negotiation
Semestre 5 - Innovation

Certification and international validity

Your degree will be issued in the US and in English without mentioning the "online" study modality. In case the student requires it in Spanish, it can be provided in that language. It will be valid to validate or apostille in Latin America.


What job opportunities will you have when you graduate from the Computer Science undergraduate degree program?

Graduates of this program will be able to increase their innovation potential with analytical projects from the beginning to the end with the efficient use of resources.

The positions you can work at are:

  • Datamining leader
  • Software developer
  • Data scientist
  • Information technology leader

Average Salary – USA
$ 50,826 (annually)

Average Salary – Florida
$ 47,871 (annually)

Labor market growth to 2028 – Florida

Job openings to 2028 – Florida
Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics United States.

Meet your professors

Yudith Cardinale
University international of Valencia
Master of Computer Science - Simón Bolívar University (VEN)
Bachelor's degree in Computer Engineering, Lisandro Alvarado Central-Western University (VEN)
Alan Ferrandiz
Socius Insurance Services, San Francisco CA - USA Linkedin
Master of Science in Analytics - Georgia Institute of Technology
Master of Science in Engineering Management - University of South Florida
Master of Business Administration - Rey Juan Carlos University
Bachelor in Business and Systems Engineering - San Ignacio de Loyola University
Kevin Palomino
Industrial Engineer and MathematicianPhD(c) Industrial Engineering, Data Scientist. Linkedin
DegreesPhD in Industrial Engineering - Universidad del Norte (COL)
Bachelor of Engineering and Mathematics - Universidad del Atlántico (COL)

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Flexibility in your studies

In a period of 4 years, you will be able to fulfill your professional dream and develop yourself in what you want, based on your abilities and effort at a rate of up to two courses per bimester taken under your time availability. CUF allows you, depending on your dedication and outstanding performance, to speed your training. We will be with you along the way with the desire to see you succeed.