Data Science is a blend of mathematics, business acumen, tools, algorithms and machine learning techniques which can help us to find the hidden insights or patterns from raw-data which can be helpful for big business decisions.
It includes the study of data and creating means through which data can be recorded, stored, processed and analyzed to properly extract important information. The data could be used to attain deep insights for decision making purposes. At RIT, with state of the art computer labs with the latest softwares such as Python, SQL, Scala, Java and R; a student can excel in data science.
A Data scientist is responsible for data products and software platforms along with developing visualization and machine learning algorithms.