The Data Science Institute
With our new state-of-the-art Data Science laboratory, the Institute seeks to foster interdisciplinary collaboration with students, faculty and industry at the frontiers of data analytics and big data.Students and faculty are advancing research to unlock the potential of data to transform our knowledge and thinking. The Institute works closely with industry thought leaders to bring innovative ideas to market. We offer an M.S. in Data Science with a concentration in Business Analytics, research opportunities in data science and advanced analytics, and provide a pathway for student internships and full-time employment. Graduates are prepared to meet the challenges at the intersection between big data, business analytics, and other emerging fields.
The Institute brings industry leaders, academics and researchers together to create a unique program tailored to the career needs of professionals and students. Industry partners, including IBM, American Express, Red Hat, Oracle, Pfizer, UPS, Verisk Analytics, serve on the advisory board to address the need for advanced analytics talent in industry. In addition to the Masters program, we offer customized certificate and training courses in the field of analytics. One semester preparatory courses are designed for graduate students and tailored for international studies.
The Data Science Institute at Saint Peter’s University is located within the NYC/NJ metropolitan area, a global hub for finance, healthcare, pharmaceuticals and technology innovation.
Blockchain Technology Summer Course
The Blockchain Technology 6-credit course is designed for working information technology/business professionals or individuals that have an undergraduate degree in computer science, business, engineering or math that are looking to acquire knowledge and expertise in blockchain technology. The course has been developed by expert faculty with deep knowledge of applications, programming, cryptography and cyber security.Learn More
Data Scientist Top Job to Pursue in 2017
According to Glassdoor.com, Data Scientists lead the way for top jobs in America for 2017 based on earning potential, job satisfaction rating and number of job openings. CareerCast also reports the annual median salary for a Data Scientist as $128,240 with a growth outlook of 16%.