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M.S. in Data Science – Data Science for Life Scientists Concentration – Career Outlook

Combine data mining skills and biological understanding to solve pressing problems in the life sciences

As the healthcare industry continues to advance and grow, professionals with a mastery of big data analysis are bound for career success. In fact, in 2012 alone, approximately 500 petabytes of digital healthcare data was collected throughout the world, and it is estimated that the amount of data created by 2020 will reach 25,000 petabytes. Thus, the need to distill this data and understand what it means not only saves health organizations money, it helps healthcare providers offer greater care and treatment to their patients.

Careers with a Future

With a M.S. in Data Science with Life Scientist concentration, professionals will earn impressive yearly salaries, but will also find rewarding and challenging work with any one of the positions below.

  • Clinical data analysts
  • Rx benefit analysts
  • Senior health informatics analysts
  • Product analysts
  • Healthcare compliance lead analysts

Lewis University's online Master of Science in Data Science with a concentration for Life Scientists ensures graduates gain both a mastery of big data mining and a deep understanding of biology and current health trends.

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Take charge of your career today and gain an understanding of data analysis. Call (866) 967-7046 to speak with a Graduate Admissions Counselor or click here to request more information.