Small class sizes and an intimate learning environment make Saint Leo University an attractive place to learn data science. Additionally, data science as a field is well positioned for the modern job market. According to new data from glassdoor.com, “data scientist is the highest paying entry level job in the US this year with a median base salary of $95,000”. They have also ranked it as the best job in America for four consecutive years (May 2019).
Data scientists are currently sought after by companies such as Google, Facebook, Netflix, Amazon, Salesforce, Wayfair, Zillow, and a wide range of other companies. Data science at Saint Leo University provides a pathway to this career field with the experience of a program structured according to a traditional liberal arts college education.