The CMDA Club is hosting a Data Competition, click here for more info.

While the skill, knowledge and point of view you cultivate in this major are specific, the application of them is boundless. What do you believe to be the greatest challenge facing the world today? Poverty? Climate change? Cyber security? Global health? CMDA will give you the tools to not only understand that problem, but it will enable you to identify solutions that work.


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CMDA in Practice

CMDA graduate, Alex Gagliano, talks about the effects of light pollution at TEDxVirginiaTech 2017

CMDA graduate, Sean McClurg, helped the VT Men's Basketball team use player data statistics to help coaches create winning court strategies

CMDA student, Arianna Krinos, named 2017 Astronaut Scholar

CMDA industry partner, General Dynamics Mission Systems, believes working with VT students gives them direct access to the best talent