An interdisciplinary study of information sources, what the information represents and ways of turning it into a valuable resource when creating business and IT strategies. It uses methods and techniques of statistics and data analysis to analyze and understand a phenomenon.
|1960 (as a substitute for computer science)
|Accenture, Aon, MSD
According to Berkeley School of Information, data scientist is the best job for 2017 and is one of the highest paying jobs in the USA.