Career Options for Those with a Master’s Degree in Data Science

by Muit N. Education Institute

People like to pursue a master’s degree course after completing their under-graduate program to pave way for a great career. Normally, graduation programs are three-year courses and post-graduation degree programs are two-year courses. M.Sc. in Data Science is a master’s degree course. This program is a study of scientific methods and systems that are used for extracting information from data.

In an M.Sc. program in Data Science, students are taught about various methods used for applying information technologies in business administration. Courses of this program may vary from one institute to another. Under this degree program, topics like Big Data Algorithms, Strategic Business Analytics, Big Data Analytics, Techniques and Platforms, Continuous and Discrete Optimization, Machine Learning, etc. are covered. Today, most of the students opt for an M.Sc. degree course, owing to the bright future prospects after completion of the program. The fee for a Data Science course normally varies from institute to institute, so it is difficult to pinpoint the exact costing of the entire course.

In every sector, the operations of an organisation are carried out on the basis of various data, there is a great demand for a skilled data scientist for filtering red flags, interpreting data, and finding the right solutions. However, being a data scientist is not the only career option after completing Data Science. There are many other job profiles also. Some of the best career options for those who have completed a Data Science course are:


As a statistician, you can work for government offices, corporate houses, consulting and reporting companies, market research companies, etc. With this profession, you will need to extract data from databases employing various statistical methods and tests. You also need to find a reliable conclusion. With a master's degree in Statistics, you can ensure a good future as a statistician.

Business Intelligence Reporting Professional

As a business intelligence specialist, you will get the opportunity to join tech companies, financial companies, reporting companies, and consulting companies. Your responsibility will be to conduct market research and prepare various reports from structured data as a BI specialist. You need to be an expert in using SQL, machine language, and advanced statistical tools.

Data Analyst

As a data analyst, you can get job offers from telecommunications companies, finance companies, construction companies, utility companies, manufacturing companies and other large-scale companies. In an organisation, you will be responsible for keeping the entire track of data and creating visual graphics.

Big Data Engineer

As a Big Data engineer, you will be eligible for joining tech companies, trade companies, entertainment companies, and retail companies. You will need to work on big loads of data. Moreover, you will be responsible for designing and maintaining software infrastructure for an organization. You will need to work on various programming and scripting languages for developing Big Data solutions.

Jobs in Data Science are considered to be some of the best job profiles that attract lucrative salary packages. So, if you’re looking for a well-paying job, you can choose a Data Science course and join an institute that offers good education as well as attractive placements

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