I chose the MIDS program for three reasons. The first one was the syllabus and the interdisciplinary perspective of the master. I felt that it was a good combination of core/fundamental courses and electives, something very different from other programs focused principally on theoretical aspects of data science. The possibility of doing an internship with real-life cases was the second reason that made me choose MIDS.
Alumni Spotlight: Julia Oblasova, MIDS 2020
Q: Julia, you were enrolled in the first year of MIDS. That must have been exciting but also a bit scary since you didn’t know what to expect. Why did you choose Duke MIDS? A: Yes, it’s been very exciting! I chose MIDS for three reasons. First of all, it’s a two-year...