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Data Digest: Courses, Degrees, and Career Advice for Data Scientists

Why you might not need a degree in data science and how to advance your career.


You Don't Need a Degree to Be a Data Scientist

According to a new survey, 59 percent of employed data scientists learned their skills independently or through a open online course.

Read more at Tech Republic

Don't Rush Into a Data Science Master's Program

Before you think a master's degree will be the key to your data science career, be sure to evaluate what you hope to get out of it.

Read more at Forbes

Career Tactics for New Data Scientists

This advice from a working data scientist can help you plan and take the next step in your career.

Read more at KD Nuggets

About the Author

Lindsay Stares is a production editor at TDWI. You can contact her here.

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