These In-Demand Jobs Promise Fantastic Pay – If You Can Make the Grade


For those with the mix of education and skills needed, data crunching can be extremely lucrative – Amanda Alix – Financials

Source: www.fool.com

For STEM students who are interested in pursuing a career in big data, employment is practically guaranteed. With the surging demand and dearth of qualified candidates, higher education and business have joined forces to help increase the pool of candidates. A program called Insight Data Science Fellows Program near Stanford University, for example has a job placement rate of 100%. 

With the sector still evolving, it may be difficult to identify which areas of study will produce the desired mix of education and skills required for big data jobs. Colleges and universities arerushing to fill the void, dishing up new offerings that can help students tailor their degrees to suit these jobs. With an estimated 4 million jobs in big data opening up by 2018, the time to begin acquiring the right combination of skills and training is right now.

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