Certificate in Data Science

Curriculum & Schedule

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 26 Spring 2022 Cohort 27 Summer 2022 Cohort 28 Fall 2022
Foundations of Data Analytics and Data Science Jan 29- Feb 05 May 07- May 14 Aug 13- Aug 20
Software Engineering for Data Feb 11- Feb 26 Jun 03- Jun 11 Aug 26- Sep 10
Data Sources and Storage Mar 05- Mar 12 Jun 25- Jul 09 Sep 17- Sep 24
Data Ingestion and Wrangling Mar 19- Mar 26 Jul 16- Jul 23 Oct 01- Oct 15
Data Analysis I: Statistics Apr 02- Apr 09 Jul 30- Aug 06 Oct 22- Oct 29
Data Analysis II: Machine Learning Apr 22- Apr 30 Aug 12- Aug 20 Nov 04- Nov 12
Visual Analytics May 07- May 14 Aug 27- Sep 10 Nov 19- Dec 03
Applied Data Science Jun 04- Jun 11 Sep 17- Sep 24 Dec 10- Dec 17