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Data Science at the U of M

The ReaLSAT dataset is a comprehensive global dataset of lakes and reservoirs, tracking changes over the last 30+ years

CS&E Data Scientists Create First-of-its-kind Lakes and Reservoirs Dataset

CS&E data scientists led an interdisciplinary research team to publish a comprehensive global dataset of lakes and reservoirs, tracking changes over the last 30+ years.
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How to become a data scientist at a Big Tech company

Specific technical knowledge is needed to become a data scientist, and a master’s degree in a quantitative field—while not always required—is a good way to upgrade your skills.
Bob Sturm

Bob Sturm was awarded the "People's Choice Award" at the Spring 2022 Data Science Poster Fair

Data Science master's student Bob Sturm was awarded the "People's Choice Award" at the Spring 2022 Data Science Poster Fair for his project, "Towards Efficient IACT

61

current students in M.S. program

47

% of women in M.S. program

56

members of graduate faculty

13

collaborating departments

2017

First graduates of M.S. program

2020

Launch of B.S. program