We highlight one potentially confusing comparison, the role of a data scientist vs. data engineer. How do they differ in duties, skills, job outlook, and salary? And which career path is right for you?
Meet Andrew Hogue, who graduated from UVA in 2016 with an undergraduate degree in Statistics. After earning his first Master’s, in Sports Leadership, in 2017, Andrew embarked on a career in communications with a focus on graphic design.
Meet Brooke Williams, online student at UVA’s School of Data Science. Brooke grew up in Roanoke, Virginia and earned her bachelor’s from UVA where she was a double major in Computer Science and Cognitive Science.
Meet Thomas Hartka, UVA online MSDS student and UVA Medical School graduate. Thomas grew up in Severna Park, Maryland. Prior to attending UVA, Thomas earned both his Bachelor’s and Master’s in Computer Science from Virginia Tech.
Meet Cory Yemen, an online student at UVA’s School of Data Science. Cory grew up in Philadelphia and attended Virginia Tech for undergrad, where he studied both math as well as public and urban affairs.