Watch an Online Information Session to learn more about the Institute for Data Sciences and Engineering and upcoming academic programs! The presentation includes an overview of the Institute for Data Sciences and Engineering, academic program highlights, admission requirements, financial aid, and student life!
Hear about the inaugural Certification of Professional Achievement in Data Sciences program offered through the Institute for Data Sciences and Engineering at Columbia University. This program is offered jointly between the Fu Foundation School of Engineering and Applied Sciences and The Graduate School of Arts and Sciences. This twelve credit Certification program gives students the opportunity to gain fundamental experience and knowledge of data science.
Over the last five years, the amount of digital information worldwide has increased almost 2,000 percent, exceeding 2.8 trillion gigabytes—perhaps as many bits of information as there are stars in the universe. Few modern trends have greater capacity to transform our economy and society than “big data,” a topic hundreds of Columbia faculty members and students, industry leaders and technological visionaries gathered to discuss in a daylong symposium April 5 in Low Library sponsored by the University’s new Institute for Data Sciences and Engineering.