Data Science

Curriculum & Schedule

02 Nov 12-1pm ET
Professional Certificate in Data Science Webinar  
18 Nov 12-1pm ET
Professional Certificates "Ask Us Anything" Virtual Panel  

Our classes are taught online in real-time by Georgetown instructors using Zoom video conferencing. They are designed to provide our professional learners with a high-quality, engaging educational experience. For more information, please contact Program Support at pdcprograms@georgetown.edu.

You must successfully complete the eight required courses for a total of 10.80 Continuing Education Units (CEUs), which is equivalent to 108.0 contact hours. The program must be completed in sequence as a cohort. Cohort dates are listed below. Click on the course name for more details.

  1. Foundations of Data Analytics and Data Science (1.2 CEUs)
  2. Software Engineering for Data (1.8 CEUs)
  3. Data Sources & Storage (1.2 CEUs)
  4. Data Ingestion & Wrangling (1.2 CEUs)
  5. Data Analysis I: Statistics (1.2 CEUs)
  6. Data Analysis II: Machine Learning (1.8 CEUs)
  7. Visual Analytics (1.2 CEUs)
  8. Applied Data Science (1.2 CEUs)

Course Name Cohort 25 Fall 2021 Cohort 26 Spring 2022 Cohort 27 Summer 2022
Foundations of Data Analytics and Data Science Aug 14- Aug 21 Jan 29- Feb 05 May 07- May 14
Software Engineering for Data Aug 27- Sep 11 Feb 11- Feb 26 Jun 03- Jun 11
Data Sources and Storage Sep 18- Sep 25 Mar 05- Mar 12 Jun 25- Jul 09
Data Ingestion and Wrangling Oct 02- Oct 16 Mar 19- Mar 26 Jul 16- Jul 23
Data Analysis I: Statistics Oct 23- Oct 30 Apr 02- Apr 09 Jul 30- Aug 06
Data Analysis II: Machine Learning Nov 05- Nov 13 Apr 22- Apr 30 Aug 12- Aug 20
Visual Analytics Nov 20- Dec 04 May 07- May 14 Aug 27- Sep 10
Applied Data Science Dec 11- Dec 18 Jun 04- Jun 11 Sep 17- Sep 24