The University of Massachusetts Amherst
University of Massachusetts Amherst

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About the Center for Data Science

The Center for Data Science at the University of Massachusetts College of Information and Computer Sciences is creating new technology to manage and gain insight from "big data" while also educating tomorrow's data scientists.  Our 30 CS faculty are internationally renowned researchers and educators across many aspects of data science.  Our software runs in Fortune 500 companies; our research is among the most cited in its field; our graduates have become pioneers in business and academia.  


The Center is helping to promote closer collaboration across the existing 150 data-science-related faculty in the Five Colleges, providing new MS and undergraduate educational programs in computational data science, and building an intellectually strong, mutually beneficial relationships with industrial partners and entrepreneurs.