Harvard Business Review refers to a career in Data Science as the "sexiest job of the 21st century." The Bureau of Labor Statistics also projects large growth throughout the entire industry between 2019 and 2029, which means a career in data science can provide high salaries and job opportunities. To better prepare future data scientists, ComputerScience.org has created a guide that explores careers for individuals interested in data science, including salary potential, educational paths, advancement opportunities, and professional resources. Explore the guide further and start planning your career in information science and technology.
Below you will find links about different specialties within the information professions. To learn more about the many career directions available to information professionals, check out the podcasts on Beyond the Stacks: Innovative Careers in Library and Information Science.