Data analysis and insight can be key to an organization’s success. Businesses of all sizes turn to data experts so they can plan for the future. Our Data Science Program helps you develop fundamental statistical and programming skills and teaches you how to transform data sets (small to large) into business information. Study the data science principles, methods and techniques used to solve complex problems and facilitate better business decisions. Under the guidance of experienced industry professionals from a variety of industries, learn how to offer effective strategies for company growth and how to guide business strategies based on data analysis.
Career options typically include analytics professional, data scientist, data engineer, data analyst, data manager and business analyst.
You will have the most success in this program if you already have a post-secondary education in a field related to computer science or mathematics or if you already have a basic understanding of programming concepts and linear algebra before you start taking the required courses.
You must complete this program within five years. Once you have completed all the requirements of this program, you can request to receive a certificate.
Core Courses (Seven)
This is the recommended completion order for these:
- INFO 9005 Intro to Analytics and Big DataOnline
- INFO 9003 Business Problem Analysis and Data ModellingOnline
- INFO 9002 Data Exploration and Basic Statistics for Data ScienceOnline
- INFO 9006 Advanced Statistics for Data ScienceOnline
- INFO 9000 Predictive Analytics and Machine LearningOnline
- INFO 9004 Big Data ToolsOnline
This must be completed last (after all other core requirements):
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