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Annalee Saxenian: Look beyond computer science to build your data science team

You know that you need to harness your data to stay competitive, but where will you find these data scientists?

New skills are needed to work on Internet of Things

A handful of universities have designed data-science programs to prepare students to work on Internet of Things projects. For instance, in September, the University of California at Berkeley’s School of …

As Data Proliferate, So Do Data-Related Graduate Programs

Students who complete the programs find themselves swamped with job offers. Professors and colleges aren’t doing badly, either.

Since its introduction, data science has revolutionized institutions from government to academia, most recently seeping into UC Berkeley’s School of Information with the school’s launch of a new Master of …

Data Scientists Abound: UC Berkeley’s I School Master of Information and Data Science Program Kicks Off to Fill Growing Need Across Industries

The UC Berkeley School of Information has officially started the first semester of the new Master of Information and Data Science (MIDS) program. Delivered online, the MIDS program provides a …

Aspiring data scientists jump into UC Berkeley’s new online master’s program

In a few hours, the University of California, Berkeley, will set off on its latest experiment in online education: a new master’s degree in information and data science.