Why pursue a career in Data Science?
* 27.9% - The rise in demand for skilled and knowledgeable data scientists by 2026 as per The United States Bureau of Labor Statistics.
* 498,000 - Data Science jobs available as per LinkedIn.
* $75,000 - $ 145,000 - Salary range of skilled and experienced data scientist.
Best-in-class personalized learning experience by University of Maryland Faculty and industry leaders in the form of live lectures, videos, cases and projects
Choose your own sector for the project (Tech, E-commerce, BFSI, Retail, Healthcare to name a few).
Receive 1:1 feedback on career counselling sessions & attend GitHub, Kaggle, Resume building sessions.
Student support available from 9:00 am to 9:00 pm EST. Our team will respond to the call back option within 2 working hours and to email assistance within 24 hours.
Best-in-class content by leading faculty and industry leaders in the form of videos, cases and projects, assignments and live sessions.
There are 3 simple steps in the admission process that are detailed below:
Complete and submit your online application form
Receive your offer letter if you meet the minimum eligibility criteria
Proceed to reserve your seat in the cohort by paying the enrollment deposit
*More details under the referral policy under Support Section.
The program is an engaging yet rigorous 7-month online program designed specifically for tech and non-tech working professionals to develop practical knowledge and skills, establish a professional network, and accelerate their careers in the field of data science and business analytics. The certification is awarded by the University of Maryland's Robert H. Smith School of Business.
Expect to understand formulation of data and business analytics problems, the actual algorithms that are used, and how data is presented to help take important business decisions. The curriculum consists of live sessions, expert coaching sessions and projects making you a skilled data science professional at par with leading industry standards.
Learners will not be able to derive the most out of the program unless they are committed and focused. It will be requiring at least 10-12 hours of time commitment per week, applying new concepts, and executing industry-relevant projects.
The curriculum will consist of the following courses:
Course 1: Pre-Program Preparatory Content
Course 2: Data Science Toolkit
Course 3: Statistical Analysis & Visualization
Course 4: Machine Learning
Course 5: Capstone
The content will be a mix of interactive lectures from industry leaders as well as world-renowned faculty. Additionally, the program comprises live lectures or hangout sessions dedicated to solving your academic queries and reinforcing learning.
Post successful completion of the program, you are granted a Professional Certificate in Data Science and Business Analytics from the University of Maryland's Robert H. Smith School of Business. Additionally, you get a chance to articulate to an Executive Program in Data Science and Machine Learning wherein, you can end up earning 3 certificates.
At least 12 hours per week of time commitment is expected to be able to complete the program.
Peer-to-peer discussion forum where you can post your queries and your peers/faculty/teaching assistants answer your queries within a day. Regular Q&A sessions with faculty to get clarification on conceptual doubts.
Job opportunities like Data Analyst, Data Scientist, Financial Analyst, Management Analyst/Consultant, Market Researcher, Operations Research Analysts, Independent Consultant, Business Analyst, Predictive Modeling Analyst/Consultant, Business Intelligence and Analytics Manager, Strategy Consultant, Risk Analyst are possible career prospects for you post completion of this program.
The program is priced at -- .
Refund Policy: (Programs with/without prep-session component)
Deferral Policy: (Post Program Commencement)
Deferral Policy: (Pre- Program Commencement)
If you like finding meaningful insights from data and if you get excited by the prospect of making informed business decisions through analysis and have an analytical bend of mind, then this program is meant for you.
Absolutely! data and business analytics is becoming a necessity for all industries and is no more a choice. Hence, there is a critical demand for quality data professionals and because the supply is constrained, this is one of the most lucrative career options across industries.
Step 1: Complete your application
Step 2: Get shortlisted and receive your offer letter
Step 3: Reserve your seat