Applied Data Science
‘Big Data’. It’s the latest buzz word of the technology world and it means big business. Data Science is an exciting emerging field that is more than just mathematics. If analysis and problem-solving relating to the capturing, storing, transferring, searching, sorting and interpreting large amounts of data interests you, then you may want to consider a career as a data scientist.
The world has become increasingly reliant on advanced technology, and skills in data intelligence are in high demand. Over the course of your data science degree at USQ, you will gain knowledge of computing technology, machine learning, mathematics, statistics, databases as well as relevant application areas.
- The average wage for data scientists responsible for a team of 10 or more staff is $323,600 (Burtch Works, 2015).
- USQ’s Master of Science (Applied Data Science) gives students the opportunity to undertake industry based research projects.
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