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In this cohort of The Data Mine, students will work on projects sponsored by corporate partners of the University. Students will be placed in cohorts according to the needs of the corporate partner-sponsored projects. Coursework will vary according to the project.

Additional information can be found at datamine.purdue.edu/corporate.

Eligibility

Open to any undergraduate student with an interest in the Data Sciences

Residential Component

  • Incoming First-Year Students from this learning community must reside in Hillenbrand Hall
  • A signed housing contract is required to apply to this learning community.
  • Students who are required to reside in a different residence hall (e.g. due to the Honors College or athletics participation) or who do not sign a housing contract may not participate in this learning community
  • Your roommate in most cases will be a member of the learning community
  • Completing a housing contract is a separate process from applying for a learning community

Duration

Full Academic Year

Associated Classes

Fall

  • STAT 19000 (3 credits) Data Mine Corporate Partners I
  • STAT 19000, 29000, 39000, or 49000 (1 credit) The Data Mine I or III or V or VII

Spring

  • STAT 19000 (3 credits) Data Mine Corporate Partners II
  • STAT 19000 (1 credit) The Data Mine The Data Mine II or IV or VI or VIII

Additional information can be found at datamine.purdue.edu/corporate.

Events and Activities Included:

  • Weekly dinners with LC participants
  • Tour of Purdue’s computational facilities
  • Social gatherings with LC members
  • Seminars by visiting speakers including practicing actuaries and data scientists
  • Meals with campus and community leaders
  • Game / recreation nights
  • Career and graduate school panels

Information above is subject to change. If you are placed in the LC, the associated courses will be on your schedule prior to you registering for the rest of your courses.

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