Careers in Data Science
The demand for data and information science professionals is growing.
Applied Data Science
Jobs in this specialty are expected to grow rapidly in the coming years, according to the Occupational Information Network (O*NET) database. If students go on to earn a graduate degree—such as an accelerated dual degree with an M.S. in Applied Data Science—they can expect to earn a six-figure salary, according to DataJobs.com.
Applied Information Science
Students develop digital competencies that translate into greater employability at a premium rate of pay. You’ll have the opportunity to design databases and to explore the social and ethical implications of data management in the information age.
Careers in Applied Data and Information Science
Applied Data Science Specialization
- Big Data Consultant
- Business Intelligence Analyst
- Business Technology Analyst
- Data Analyst
- Data Scientist
- Data Warehousing Specialist
- Database Administrator
- Informatics Project Manager
- Information Architect
- Operations Research Analyst
- Research Data Analyst
- Software Developer
Applied Information Science Specialization
Seize the opportunity
Before you graduate, you’ll work with SOIC’s Career Services Office to learn how to search for jobs, assemble a portfolio of your work, pursue internship opportunities, and connect with employers.