Center for Continuing and Professional Education

Data Science

Certificate in Data Science

Data Science


Ideal for Professionals with a strong interest in data science seeking to make a career transition and professionals who currently work with large data sets, data management and design, and/or data structures seeking more formalized training in data science.
Program Format This cohort program meets on Friday evenings and Saturdays at our downtown Washington, D.C. campus. In addition to classroom work, students also work in teams to complete a real-world data science project.
Program Length Eight courses completed in sequence over five months.
Program Cost Total program tuition including all eight courses is $6,760.00. Most course materials are included.

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Start Date

This cohort program admints new students during the Spring, Summer, and Fall semesters.

 

Certificate Requirements:

To receive the Certificate in Data Science, students must successfully complete the eight (8) required courses for a total of 10.80 Continuing Education Units (CEUs), which is equivalent to 108 contact hours. 

Required:

Applied Data Science
Data Analysis I: Statistics
Data Analysis II: Machine Learning
Data Ingestion and Wrangling
Data Sources and Storage
Foundations of Data Analytics and Data Science
Software Engineering for Data
Visual Analytics


Course Schedule

Course Name Semester and Section
Required  Fall 2017
Foundations of Data Analytics and Data Science Not currently scheduled
Section 01
Sat, 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Aug 12, 2017 to Aug 19, 2017
640 Mass Ave.

Status:
Open
Required Fall 2017
Software Engineering for Data Not currently scheduled
Section 01
Fri, 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Aug 25, 2017 to Sep 08, 2017
640 Mass Ave.

Sat, 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Aug 26, 2017 to Sep 09, 2017
640 Mass Ave.

Status:
Open
Required Fall 2017
Data Sources and Storage Not currently scheduled
Section 01
Sat, 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Sep 16, 2017 to Sep 23, 2017
640 Mass Ave.

Status:
Open
Required Fall 2017
Data Ingestion and Wrangling Not currently scheduled
Section 01
Sat, 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Sep 30, 2017 to Oct 07, 2017
640 Mass Ave.

Status:
Open
Required Fall 2017
Data Analysis I: Statistics Not currently scheduled
Section 01
Sat, 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Oct 14, 2017 to Oct 21, 2017
640 Mass Ave.

Status:
Open
Required Fall 2017
Data Analysis II: Machine Learning Not currently scheduled
Section 01
Fri, 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Oct 27, 2017 to Nov 03, 2017
640 Mass Ave.

Sat, 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Oct 28, 2017 to Nov 04, 2017
640 Mass Ave.

Status:
Open
Required Fall 2017
Visual Analytics Not currently scheduled
Section 01
Sat, 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Nov 18, 2017 to Dec 02, 2017
640 Mass Ave.

Status:
Open
Required Fall 2017
Applied Data Science Not currently scheduled
Section 01
Sat, 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Dec 09, 2017 to Dec 16, 2017
640 Mass Ave.

Status:
Open
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