What is a Data Scientist
Getting in and Qualifications
To become a Data Scientist, you can do an apprenticeship or study for a data analysis degree.
- Computer Science
Entry requirements for courses can change. Always contact the college, university or training provider to check exactly what you will need.
Data Scientists usually have a basic understanding of data collection and pattern recognition.
A Graduate Apprenticeship in Data Science offers a route into this role. Studying for a degree in statistics or mathematics can also help your chances of becoming a Data Scientist.
Another route is through a Modern Apprenticeship in IT and Telecommunications, focused on data analytics, which could help to improve your knowledge and experience.