UCSB’s Data Science Initiative – A Response to Shifting Interests

This Quantcrunch Report examines how a major, top ranked university is addressing shifting student, employer and donor interest in data science and related fields. A Top Ranked University Envisions a Data Science Degree Program University of California Santa Barbara (UCSB) is ranked number 34 among national universities and number 5 among public universities in US News […]

Is There a Data Scientist Shortage in 2019?

Since December 2013, data science postings have rocketed 256%—more than tripling. – Indeed Hiring Lab, January 2019. Demand for data scientists is booming and will only increase. The supply of skilled applicants, however, is growing at a slower pace. – Search Business Analytics, January 2019 Data Science has taken off like discounted Nutella in a European supermarket – Clint Chegin, Product Scientist […]