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The Future of Master’s Degree Programs in Data Science

Data scientists from colleges and universities tell Fortune Education how data science programs will likely evolve

As the demand for data scientists grows in response to an increasingly data-reliant economy, data science education continues to evolve with advancing technology to meet new industry needs. In the midst of all this growth, Georgia Tech remains a sought-after source for industry novices and experts alike to refine their data science skills through online education.

Several internationally known colleges and universities, including Harvard University, the University of Connecticut, and the University of California San Diego, have recently launched new degree programs in data science to keep up with the rapidly changing field, fueled mainly by shifting technology.

To stay current in the field’s latest developments, many faculty members from these schools are turning to online courses from Georgia Tech, among other tech-focused universities. Read more about the development of data science programs at Georgia Tech and beyond on