Recent years have seen a dramatic rise in data scientist/data analytics positions in industry and government. In the Data Science Area, students learn to integrate advanced computer technology with modern statistical and mathematical concepts, preparing them for an exciting career at the intersection of computer science and statistics. Students get a foundation in computer programming, data analysis, and database systems, placing them at the forefront of a rapidly growing field.
Jesse D. Jones College of Science, Engineering and Technology
Department of mathematics and statistics
There are multiple opportunities to get involved in math-related activities on campus. Join the Euclidean Math Club or Murray State’s student chapter of the Association for Women in Mathematics to connect with your peers and participate in fun math events.