The Data Science Foundations Bootcamp
Learn the data science process and begin working with R ( statistics and data science programming language)
Learn to how to connect to and access data from databases, flat files and web APIs
Learn the best techniques and tools for manipulating and preparing data for analysis.
Learn the principles of machine learning and the algorithms you can use to make predictions.
By the end of the bootcamp, you’ll have:
Receive a Data Science Certificate of Completion (150 hrs) to add to your professional resume and career development.
Why Data Science Matters
Data scientists are among the highest paid professionals. In fact, for job postings nationwide, data-scientist salaries are 113% more than average salaries for all job postings.
ARE THERE ANY PREREQUISITES?
Applicants should have taken college level statistics and some experience in programming is a plus.
HOW MANY HOURS WILL IT BE?
The full-time commitment will be 150 hours. This includes in-person instruction twice a week for 3 hours each day and additional time you will need to dedicate to learning material outside of class.
CAN MY EMPLOYER PAY FOR THIS COURSE ON MY BEHALF?
Of course! Many employers may be willing to pay for or subsidize the course as the skills you will learn will greatly increase what you can contribute at work.
HOW MUCH IT COST AND WHAT DOES IT COVER?
The program costs $2,900 and includes 11 weeks of instruction, assignments and projects. You’ll have access to 2 instructors and 3 hours of office hours per week.
I DON’T KNOW HOW TO CODE. IS THIS PROGRAM FOR ME?
While we recommend that all applicants have some experience coding, we will provide some pre-work if this is the only thing keeping you from being successful in this course. Data Science is about a lot more than just programming, so if this is the one skill you are lacking, there are ways to get you up to speed!