Dallas Morning News: SMU meets the opportunities of the data-driven world with cutting-edge research and data science programs

As a research and data science powerhouse, SMU helps Dallas extend its reach nationally and internationally.

DALLAS (SMU) – SMU has served societal needs and prepared students to make an impact in their chosen professions for more than a century. A recent article that appeared in The Dallas Morning News described how SMU fulfills its mission in a data-driven world. The university has developed major new programs in research and data science, combining high-speed computing, mathematics and statistics to extract meaningful insights from extremely large quantities of data. These programs are helping the business community in Dallas and beyond thrive in an increasingly data-driven, complex and interconnected world.

A panel of SMU leaders convened by Elizabeth G. Loboa, SMU provost and vice president for academic affairs, provide more details about the investments SMU has made in research and data science


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SMU is the nationally ranked global research university in the dynamic city of Dallas. SMU’s alumni, faculty and over 12,000 students in eight degree-granting schools demonstrate an entrepreneurial spirit as they lead change in their professions, communities and the world.