The first of its kind in the state of Texas, UTSA's School of Data Science offers data-intensive degree programs and research across every discipline. The school's world-class faculty and core staff work in tandem with hundreds of students to discover, teach, learn and use data science and analytics for positive societal and economic impact. Located in downtown San Antonio, the school is the cornerstone of UTSA's 10-year strategic growth plan.

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What is Data Science?

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Degree Programs

UTSA's most data science-intensive degree programs

“UTSA is building the best data science program in the world. It will train the smartest students in the field and make them the hottest commodities in the workforce.”
Graham Weston, San Antonio business leader


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August 29, 2022

Renowned artist’s sculpture to be featured at new UTSA school in downtown San Antonio

Published by UTSA Office of University Strategic Communications

August 4, 2022

San Pedro I, new home for School of Data Science, reaches completion

Published by UTSA Office of University Strategic Communications

SDS downtown construction

June 23, 2022

UTSA hoping to draw visitors

Published by SA Express-News

UTSA officials are hopeful features at the site of San Pedro I will draw interest from students, the community, and the business sector.