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Why should you sign up for Foundations of Data Science (1m54s)
Becoming a data scientist isn't easy. It takes more than just mastering skills like statistics, data wrangling, and visualization. You need to learn how to ask the right questions and weave a story around your findings.
Build a foundation in R programming and statistics.
Clean and analyze large datasets to make data-driven decisions.
Communicate effectively with all stakeholders by telling a story with data.
Be ready to apply for data analytics and junior data scientist roles, and take on freelance projects.
You'll join an engaged, global community, and network with data science experts.
Work on 7 real-world projects to practice R programming, statistics, data wrangling, exploratory analysis and visualization.
Each week, you get 30 min of 1-on-1 time with your personal mentor, an expert data scientist.
Interact with classmates and alumni in our private community. Attend weekly office hours for career advice.
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With your weekly mentor call, you’ll get to
Your mentor has years of experience and will share valuable industry insights.
Discuss deliverables, topics you are interested in, or career steps.
Our students love being inspired and motivated by their mentors.
Our world-class mentors are hand-picked for their experience and love of teaching.
Senior Data Scientist
Our 100-hour curriculum was designed by top data scientists, who analyzed skills required in entry-level data science jobs. It includes 40+ hours of project work.
Every student must complete a Capstone Project before they graduate. This provides the experience of working in a realistic data science scenario. Work with your mentor to pick a data set and a problem of interest, targeted to a specific client. Using techniques you've learned, you will formulate a solution and present it as a compelling story.
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Worried that you don't have a background in statistics or programming? Not sure if you'll have the time to learn
alongside your day job? No need to fret.
We have helped thousands of busy professionals develop data science skills and advance their careers.
From custom learning plans to resources to get you unstuck, we are committed to supporting you at every step, and
helping you succeed.
Time to graduate depends on your weekly commitment. On average, our graduates complete this course in 3 months.
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