Learn Data Science Fundamentals
Drive real world impact with a four-course introduction to data science.
About This Specialization
Follow the suggested order or choose your own.
Designed to help you practice and apply the skills you learn.
Highlight your new skills on your resume or LinkedIn.
- Beginner Specialization.
- No prior experience required.
Data Management and VisualizationCurrent session: Oct 16
- 4 weeks of study, 4-5 hours/week
About the CourseWhether being used to customize advertising to millions of website visitors or streamline inventory ordering at a small restaurant, data is becoming more integral to success. Too often, we’re not sure how use data to find answers to the questi
Data Analysis ToolsCurrent session: Oct 16
About the CourseIn this course, you will develop and test hypotheses about your data. You will learn a variety of statistical tests, as well as strategies to know how to apply the appropriate one to your specific data and question. Using your choice of two
Regression Modeling in PracticeUpcoming session: Oct 20
- 4 weeks, 4 - 5 hours per week
About the CourseThis course focuses on one of the most important tools in your data analysis arsenal: regression analysis. Using either SAS or Python, you will begin with linear regression and then learn how to adapt when two variables do not present a clea
Machine Learning for Data AnalysisCurrent session: Oct 16
About the CourseAre you interested in predicting future outcomes using your data? This course helps you do just that! Machine learning is the process of developing, testing, and applying predictive algorithms to achieve this goal. Make sure to familiarize yours
Data Analysis and Interpretation CapstoneUpcoming session: Nov 13
About the Capstone ProjectThe Capstone project will allow you to continue to apply and refine the data analytic techniques learned from the previous courses in the Specialization to address an important issue in society. You will use real world data to complete a project