UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN River Falls
Data science and predictive analytics is a newly approved major that will accept new students starting spring 2016. Students in this major will seek to understand the phenomenon of Big Data and how massive data can be used for the benefit of companies. Students will be prepared to collect, manage, interpret and analyze data in order to apply that knowledge to real-world problems. Coursework spans across the disciplines of computer science and information systems and math as well as a foundation in business. This is an innovative field that has recently experienced immense growth in the job market.
Highlights of the Data Science and Predictive Analytics Major
As a student in this program, you will learn to:
As a graduate of this program, you will be prepared for a career in the technology field. Below is a list of potential job titles and employers that graduates may find employment or internship opportunities with.
Potential Job Titles