University of Wisconsin–Madison

Technology, Data & Analytics

The market for technology, data, and analytics is expanding rapidly. Your L&S degree could lead to a career in big data, GIS, cartography, actuarial science, cyber security, database management, IT support, machine learning, programming, web development and more.

Employment of computer and information technology occupations is projected to grow 12 percent from 2014 to 2024, faster than the average for all occupations. These occupations are expected to add about 488,500 new jobs, from about 3.9 million jobs to about 4.4 million jobs from 2014 to 2024.

OOH, US Department of Labor

Featured L&S Course

Instruction and experience in the use of a programming language for beginners. Program design; development of good programming style. No previous computing experience required. Recommended for non-CS and undecided majors.

Not open to students who have completed CS 302. Satisfied Quantitative Reasoning (QR) A requirement

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Student/Professional Organizations

UW-Madison has a variety of technology related student organizations to consider joining. They range from game and design, software development, statistics, and robotics. Check out a few on our list.

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