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Nanodegree Program

Become an AI Product Manager

Learn to develop AI products that deliver business value. Build skills that help you compete in the new AI-powered world.

  • Estimated Time
    2 Months

    At 5-10 hours/week

  • Enroll by
    October 22, 2019

    Get access to classroom immediately on enrollment

  • Prerequisites
    No Experience Required

    See prerequisites in detail

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What You Will Learn

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AI Product Manager

You’ll learn how to evaluate the business value of an AI product. You’ll start by building familiarity and fluency with common AI concepts. You’ll then learn how to scope and build a data set, train a model, and evaluate its business impact. Finally, you’ll learn how to ensure a product is successful by focusing on scalability, potential biases, and compliance. Along the way, you’ll review case studies and examples to help you focus on how to define metrics to measure the business value for a proposed product.

Learn how to evaluate the business value of an AI product. Build fluency with AI concepts, create a data set, measure the effectiveness of different Machine Learning models, and craft a product proposal.

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Estimated 2 Months

Prerequisite Knowledge

No prior experience is required.See detailed requirements.

  • Introduction to AI in Business

    Gain foundational knowledge of AI and machine learning, how to develop a business case for an AI application, and how and when to use AI in a product.

  • Creating a Dataset

    A high-quality training data set is essential for machine learning models. Learn how to create a high-quality dataset, including how well the data fits a particular use case.

    Create a Medical Image Annotation Data Set with Figure Eight
  • Building a Model

    Learn how a neural network produces a decision and how “training” works. You’ll also learn how to use training data and how to evaluate the results of a model.

    Build a Model with Google AutoML
  • Measuring Impact and Updating Models

    Learn how to measure post-deployment impact, and how to make data-informed improvements on your model. You’ll also learn how to avoid unwanted bias, ensure security and compliance, and how to scale your product.

    Capstone Project

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With real world projects and immersive content built in partnership with top tier companies, you’ll master the tech skills companies want.

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Get a knowledgeable mentor who guides your learning and is focused on answering your questions, motivating you and keeping you on track.

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You’ll have access to career coaching sessions, interview prep advice, and resume and online professional profile reviews to help you grow in your career.

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Get a custom learning plan tailored to fit your busy life. Learn at your own pace and reach your personal goals on the schedule that works best for you.
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2000+ project reviewers
1.8M projects reviewed
4.85/5 reviewer ratings
3 hour avg project review turnaround time
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Succeed with Personalized Services
We provide services customized for your needs at every step of your learning journey to ensure your success!
Project Reviewers
1-on-1 Mentors
Career Coaching
Get personalized feedback on your projects
Reviews By the numbers
2000+ project reviewers
1.8M projects reviewed
4.85/5 reviewer ratings
3 hour avg project review turnaround time
Reviewer Services
  • Personalized feedback
  • Unlimited submissions and feedback loops
  • Practical tips and industry best practices
  • Additional suggested resources to improve

Learn with the best

Alyssa Simpson-Rochwerger
Alyssa Simpson-Rochwerger

VP of Product at Figure Eight

Alyssa is a customer-driven product leader with proven experience in scaling products from conception to large-scale ROI. As Director of Product Management at IBM Watson, she oversaw the development of a large portfolio of AI products.

Kiran Vajapey
Kiran Vajapey

Senior HCI Developer at Figure Eight

Kiran Vajapey is an HCI Developer working on creating new products and interfaces to advance AI in industry. Kiran has a Master's in CS from Cornell and has previous experience in HR Tech, Fintech, and product architecture.

Kirsten Gokay
Kirsten Gokay

Associate Product Manager at Figure Eight

Kirsten received her Bachelor’s degree in Linguistics from UC Davis. With a background in Customer Success, she’s passionate about solving complex problems with easy-to-use products.

Meeta Dash
Meeta Dash

Director of Products at Figure Eight

Meeta Dash is Director of Products at Figure Eight, which builds AI products to help enterprises solve real world use cases. An NIT India BTech and UCDavis MBA, she's built AI and Voice/Video products at Cisco, Tokbox and CA.

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Program Details

    PROGRAM OVERVIEW - WHY SHOULD I TAKE THIS PROGRAM?
  • Why should I enroll?

    AI is changing the world around us at an astounding pace. For many, Artificial Intelligence remains a mystery, and how to leverage this technology is not always clear.

    This program is designed for students who want to take advantage of AI, but don’t want or need to learn the full technical implementation of neural networks and machine learning models. You’ll learn how to leverage AI in the business world, from scoping datasets, testing machine learning models, and crafting a proposal for a new product powered by AI. Along the way you’ll build fluency in AI concepts.

  • What jobs will this program prepare me for?

    This program is designed to upskill practicing product managers to build AI-powered products and bring value to their business using AI.

  • How do I know if this program is right for me?

    This program is intended for anyone who wants to gain fluency and understanding of AI use cases. If you want to learn how to leverage AI, including how to build a dataset and how to evaluate different machine learning models without needing to code, this program is for you.

    Enrollment and Admission
  • Do I need to apply? What are the admission criteria?

    There is no application. This Nanodegree program accepts everyone, regardless of experience and specific background.

  • What are the prerequisites for enrollment?

    There are no technical prerequisites. This course is intended for professionals who have some familiarity with product management and basic data analysis.

  • If I do not meet the requirements to enroll, what should I do?

    If you need to review basic data analytics skills, we recommend the Intro to Descriptive Statistics course.

    Tuition and Term of Program
  • How is this Nanodegree program structured?

    The AI Product Manager Nanodegree program is comprised of content and curriculum to support 3 (three) projects. We estimate that students can complete the program in two (2) months working 10 hours per week.

    Each project will be reviewed by the Udacity reviewer network. Feedback will be provided and if you do not pass the project, you will be asked to resubmit the project until it passes.

  • Can I switch my start date? Can I get a refund?

    Please see the Udacity Nanodegree program FAQs for policies on enrollment in our programs.

    What software and versions will I need for this program?
  • What software and versions will I need for this program?

    There are no specific hardware or software requirements for this program, other than access to the internet and a 64-bit computer.

Become an AI Product Manager