Why should I study data science?
Simply put, you see data differently than other people. Data explains where we’ve been, but you think it alsotells us what lies ahead. Fortunately, there’s plenty of data for you to work with. According to ,90 percent of the world’s data was created in the lasttwo years.
Jobs in data science are in demand and the field is in need of people with your insights and passions. estimates a shortage of more than 140,000 people with deep analytical skills through 2018. They alsoproject a need for an additional 1.5 million managers and analysts with the know-how to use data in effectivedecision making.
Is data science for me?
一道本不卡免费高清From insurance, to banking, to healthcare, nearly every industry has recognized the value of data and the people whocan analyze and interpret it. A master’s in Data Science degree will prepare you for in-demand career opportunities in fieldslike:
- Data analytics
- Data engineering
- Predictive analytics
- Data visualization
一道本不卡免费高清Students are often employed in the data science field and want to advance their careers in a leadership role, or they’relooking to enter the field and need to develop their quantitative and analytical skills through real-worldapplication.
What types of people are attracted to our M.S. in Data Science program? You’re likely to share common traitssuch as:
- A knack for solving problems
- Deep curiosity
- High motivation
- The ability to learn quickly
- An analytical mindset
- Creative thinking
What will I learn in Regis’ M.S. in Data Science program?
一道本不卡免费高清In our on-campus and online Master of Science in Data Science program, you’ll balance fundamentals and theorywith industry-relevant application and projects that will help you solve real-world problems.
You’ll explore the two primary components of data science – data engineering and data analytics –with an emphasis on ethics in data and using it to contribute to the good of society. What makes Regis’ DataScience program different? Unlike other programs, you’ll study the analysis of data through data sciencesoftware and data engineering.
After completing the program you’ll be able to:
- Assemble data for analysis
- Use statistics and experimental design to construct data experiments
- Identify trends and patterns in data
- Generalize knowledge and insights from data
- Create visualizations and infographics that explain data
- Use data to effectively communicate stories that help solve problems for the business you work for
- Use data to identify new sources of revenue or define business strategies
- Judge data science projects for ethical concerns
- Appraise data science projects that positively contribute to society
Is Regis’ Data Science program accredited?
一道本不卡免费高清Regis University is accredited by .
What class formats are available?
Data Science courses are offered online and in the classroom. The convenience of completing your data science masters online allows you to work and attend school at the same time, working toward your degree without sacrificing your paycheck.
When do Data Science classes start at Regis University?
一道本不卡免费高清Courses are offered in eight-week terms that begin in:
- January (On Campus Cohort* at Northwest Denver Campus & Online)
- August (On Campus Cohort* at DTC Campus & Online)
*Campus-based classes are offered for this program twice annually as a “cohort” model, in which you progress through the program with the same group of students through attending on-ground, campus-based classes versus taking classes online. The majority of the campus-based cohort classes are offered at our Denver Tech Center (DTC) campus in August and our Northwest Denver一道本不卡免费高清 campus in January. The cohort model is intended to start and graduate together, through taking the same sequence of on-campus classes.
What are Regis graduates saying about our M.S. in Data Science program?
一道本不卡免费高清“The labs and coursework at Regis prepared me to knock out technical interviews for data scientist roles,”said Kal Rosa, M.S. in Data Science student. “I’ve had the opportunity for hands-on experience withHadoop, Tableau and predictive analytics that made my courses at Regis enjoyable, with tangible topics that transferright into the workplace.”
Douglas Hart,Professor, Chair of Data Sciences Department
“The data science program at Regis challenges students to hone their analytical skills in a sociallyresponsible manner,” said Doug Hart, Professor, Chair of Data Sciences Department at Regis University. “Weexplore data issues that today’s businesses and governments are facing and privacy issues that consumers arepassionate about. The program really prepares students to think critically about how to best analyze data and therole that data plays in decision making.”