FAQs Data Science Study Jobs Careers
What is Data Science?
Data – Bits of Information
Data Science – Study of Data.
It involves creating algorithms and models to extract knowledge from data.
What is Data Analytics?
Analysis of Data
Used for solving problems and decision making.
What is Big Data?
Big Data deals with large amounts of Data.
What are Career Opportunities for Data Scientists?
Business Intelligence Specialist
Chief Data Officer
Economist Research Analyst
Enterprise Data Manager
Health Insurance Analyst
Management and Program Analyst
Operations Research Analyst
Public Health Analyst
Social Science Analyst
What are the Skills required?
Identifying right tools for problem solving
Capable of performing complex statistical analysis on
Data Structures and Database Management
Exploratory Data Analysis and Visualization
Analytical thinking allows data scientists to approach problems analytically, creatively and adopt innovative solutions.
What are the Domain Knowledge?
Most positions require sector-specific domain knowledge.
Agriculture, Climate, Consumer, Ecosystems, Education, Energy, Finance, Health
Local Government, Manufacturing, Services Maritime Ocean, Public Safety, Science & Research etc.
Where to study Data Science in USA?
Masters (MS) in Data Science
Carnegie Mellon University
New York University
University of Massachusetts
University of Southern California
University of Virginia