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Nanodegree Programs

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Choose your ideal learning path by identifying your data science goal:

Data Analysis Track

Data Science Track

I want to focus on using data to make business decisions and don’t need to learn to code!


Your goal

Focus on telling stories with data, without learning to program

Develop Skills

Learn to use Excel, Tableau, and SQL

Future Career

Develop the skills you need for jobs such as Business Analyst, Product Manager, and Financial Analyst!


Applicable Nanodegree programs
Beginner

Business Analytics

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Beginner

Programming for Data Science

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Intermediate

Data Analyst

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Intermediate

Predictive Analytics for Business

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Advanced

Data Scientist

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  • Study 10 hours per week

    Graduate in as little as three months

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    Impress recruiters with tangible data projects

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    Receive personalized support and reviews while you study

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Industry Outlook

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Amazing Job Prospects

2.7 million open positions " for data professionals are forecast for 2020`

Turbocharge your salary

`The median salary of Data Scientists is $110,000

Top-rated jobs

`Glassdoor has named “Data Scientist” the best job in the U.S. three years in a row

Data Science Programs

Program Overviews

Business Analytics

Beginner

Prepare for a career working with data, by learning fundamental data concepts and techniques, without learning to code.

Term 1

$699


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1 Term

3 Months

Study 10 hours/week


Potential Jobs
  • Business Analyst
  • Marketing Analyst
  • Financial Analyst
Skills and tools
  • Analyze data using statistics and spreadsheets
  • Build visuals to best communicate data insight
  • Learn Intermediate SQL, Excel modeling, and Tableau
Prerequisites

No programming or data experience required!

Example projects
  • Interpret a data visualization
  • Query a music store’s database using SQL
  • Build interactive dashboards with Tableau

Programming for Data Science

Beginner

Learn the fundamentals of programming that you’ll need for a career in data science. Learn to use Python, SQL, the Terminal, and Git.

Term 1

$599


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1 Term

3 Months

Study 10 hours/week


Potential Jobs
  • Data Analyst
  • Data Scientist
Skills and tools
  • Learn to code in Python, using NumPy and Pandas
  • Analyze A/B tests and build supervised learning models
  • Gain experience using R, SQL, and Tableau
Prerequisites

You should be familiar with descriptive statistics and have some experience working with data in spreadsheets or SQL.

Example projects
  • Apply Python skills to perform step of the data analysis process
  • Use NumPy and Pandas to investigate a curated dataset
  • Utilize statistical techniques to answer questions about experimental data

Data Analyst

Intermediate

Focus on applying your Python and SQL skills to complete advanced analyses of a wide range of datasets.

Term 1

$999


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1 Term

4 Months

Study 10 hours/week


Potential Jobs
  • Data Analyst
  • Business Analyst
  • Analytics Consultant
Skills and tools
  • Data Wrangling with messy, complex data
  • Applied statistics, including hypothesis testing and regression
  • Using Python for data visualization
Prerequisites

Experience with Python and SQL.

Example projects
  • Wrangle data from a variety of sources, then showcase it through visualizations
  • Use R and apply exploratory data analysis techniques to explore a dataset
  • Create a Tableau story, highlighting trends and patterns in data

Predictive Analytics for Business

Intermediate

Build on your data skills and begin mastering complex data wrangling problems. Learn to create predictive models without needing to learn any coding.

Term 1

$999


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1 Term

4 Months

Study 10 hours/week


Potential Jobs
  • Business Analyst
  • Business Intelligence Analyst
Skills and tools
  • Understand Linear Regression and Multiple Linear Regression
  • Develop your data wrangling skills using different data types
  • Execute and analyze A/B testing
Prerequisites

Experience using Excel, Tableau, and/or SQL for data analysis.

Example projects
  • Build a linear regression model to predict sales for a manufacturer
  • Develop a classification model that predicts loan default risk
  • Combine analytical techniques to provide growth recommendations for a grocery store

Data Scientist

Advanced

Gain hands-on experience with advanced projects co-designed with industry. Learn to build machine learning models, analyze experiments, and work with enormous datasets.

Term 1

$799

Term 2

$999


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2 Terms

3 Mo.(Term 1), 4 Mo.(Term 2)

Study 10 hours/week


Potential Jobs
  • Data Scientis
  • Statistician
  • Data Engineer
  • Data Manager
Skills and tools
  • Learn to build supervised machine learning models
  • Develop understanding of PyTorch, deep learning, and neural networks
  • Build experience using data processing techniques such as scaling and PCA
Prerequisites

Python and SQL programming skills, and a strong background in statistics, data wrangling, and data visualization.

Example projects
  • Build a data pipeline to prepare message data from major natural disasters
  • Design and build a recommendation engine with IBM
  • Apply unsupervised learning techniques on real demographic and spending data
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