In addition to bachelor’s and master’s degrees in data science, we offer a variety of related degree programs in this growing field.
At Rochester, interdisciplinary teams are advancing basic and applied research in data science to improve health, create new industries, and expand knowledge.
The Rochester region and New York State are poised to be national leaders in analyzing and commercializing the uses of data to help fuel economic growth.
Cetin: ‘We have a huge opportunity here’ in data science
Mujdat Cetin will become the next Robin and Tim Wentworth Director of the Goergen Institute for Data Science (GIDS) at the University of Rochester. The appointment is effective July 1, 2020 pending approval of the University Board of Trustees.Continue Reading
Wegmans Hall—home of the Goergen Institute for Data Science, Department of Computer Science, and other academic areas—is a state-of-the-art, LEED-certified building.
The Goergen Institute for Data Science will create regional jobs and generate an estimated $530M in research funding over a ten-year period, according to a 2014 report by the Center for Governmental Research.
Why Data Science?
Data science is transforming science, business, and our everyday lives. The digital revolution is creating unforeseen new opportunities to answer questions in medicine and health, energy and the environment, economics and politics, and beyond.Learn More