**Graduate**
**Certificate in Fundamental Data Science and Analytics**

Normally, advanced credit or advanced standing is not awarded.

**Graduate**
**Diploma in Data Science and Analytics**

*Advanced Credit* may be given for a maximum of two 3-unit courses. See Advanced Credit.

*Advanced Standing* may be considered for students with extensive preparation at the senior undergraduate or graduate level, in mathematics, statistics, and computer science. Students may be given advanced standing in a maximum of two 3-unit courses. Advanced standing exempts students from taking specific courses, but they are still required to complete the total of 24 units required for the Diploma. The applicant must make advanced standing and advanced credit requests as part of the admission process.