Data Science

Curriculum & Schedule

22 Jun 12-1pm ET
Professional Certificate in Data Science Webinar  

During the Spring & Summer semesters, professional development and certificate classes will be offered as Flex Learning experiences. These classes are taught in real-time by Georgetown instructors using Zoom video conferencing. Flex Learning classes are designed to provide our professional learners with a high-quality, engaging educational experience. For more information about Flex Learning, 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 23 Spring 2021 Cohort 24 Summer 2021 Cohort 25 Fall 2021
Foundations of Data Analytics and Data Science Feb 20- Feb 27 May 08- May 15 Aug 14- Aug 21
Software Engineering for Data Mar 05- Mar 13 Jun 04- Jun 12 Aug 27- Sep 11
Data Sources and Storage Mar 20- Mar 27 Jun 19- Jun 26 Sep 18- Sep 25
Data Ingestion and Wrangling Apr 10- Apr 17 Jul 10- Jul 17 Oct 02- Oct 16
Data Analysis I: Statistics Apr 24- May 01 Jul 24- Jul 31 Oct 23- Oct 30
Data Analysis II: Machine Learning May 07- May 15 Aug 06- Aug 14 Nov 05- Nov 13
Visual Analytics Jun 05- Jun 12 Aug 21- Aug 28 Nov 20- Dec 04
Applied Data Science Jun 19- Jun 26 Sep 11- Sep 18 Dec 11- Dec 18