• Next Cohort starts: 16 May, 2021Limited no. of seats available
  • Program Duration: 8 monthsAt 5-10 hours/week
  • Online BootcampLearning Format

Program Overview

This Post Graduate Program in Data Analytics will give you broad exposure to key technologies and skills currently used in data analytics and data science, including statistics, Python, R, Tableau, SQL, and Power BI. Upon completion of this comprehensive data analytics course in Chicago, you will be ready to take on the role of a data analytics professional.

KEY FEATURES

  • Simplilearn Career Service helps you get noticed by top hiring companies
  • Purdue Post Graduation Program certification and Alumni Association membership
  • Exclusive hackathons and Ask me Anything sessions by IBM
  • 8X higher live interaction with 140+ hours of live online classes by industry experts
  • Capstone from 3 domains and 14+ Projects with Industry datasets from Google PlayStore, Lyft, World Bank etc.
  • Master Classes delivered by Purdue faculty and IBM experts

Post Graduate Program Advantage

The Post Graduate Program in Data Analytics in partnership with Purdue University leverages Purdue’s academic excellence in Data Analytics and Simplilearn’s collaboration with IBM, providing a comprehensive view of the Data Analytics domain.

Partnering with Purdue University

This Post Graduate Program in Data Analytics is in partnership with Purdue University, one of the world's leading research and teaching institutions, offering higher education at the highest proven value.We are committed to your success, changing the student experience with a focus on collaboration and the creative use of technology.

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Upon completion of this PG program, you will:
  • Receive a joint Purdue-Simplilearn certification
  • Become entitled to membership in the Purdue University Alumni Association
Purdue Certification

PROGRAM IN COLLABORATION WITH IBM

IBM is one of the leading innovators in Data Analytics and infuses this program with industry-relevant, hands-on training.

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  • Industry-recognized IBM certificates for IBM courses
  • Access to IBM Cloud Lite account
IBM Certification

Simplilearn Career Service

Simplilearn Career Service, powered by Talent Inc. helps to enable you to navigate career changes and get ready for the professional workforce.

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  • One-on-one Interview Service by TopInterview
  • Get a Resume Makeover from TopResume
  • Reach numerous employers with ResumeRabbit
  • Complete Candidate Confidentiality Assured

Program Details

Fast track your career in the Data Analytics field today. This comprehensive curriculum covers the concepts of Data Analytics and Statistics foundation, analyzing data using Python and R programming languages, interacting with databases using SQL, and visualizing the data using Tableau and Power BI.

    Electives:
    • Simplilearn’s Power BI certification training will help you learn Power BI concepts like Microsoft Power BI Desktop layouts, BI reports, dashboards, Power BI DAX commands, and functions. In this Power BI certification course, you will explore to experiment, fix, prepare, and present data quickly and easily.

    • This Introduction to Artificial Intelligence (AI) is designed to help learners decode the mystery of artificial intelligence and its business applications. This AI for beginners course provides an overview of AI concepts and workflows, machine learning, deep learning, and performance metrics.

    • Attend an online interactive masterclass and get insights about advancements in technology/techniques in Data Science, AI, and Machine Learning.

    • Attend this interactive, online industry master class to gain insights about cutting edge Data Analytics advancements and techniques.

    SKILLS COVERED

    • Data Analytics
    • Statistical Analysis using Excel
    • Data Analysis Python and R
    • Data Visualization Tableau and Power BI
    • Linear and logistic regression modules
    • Clustering using kmeans
    • Supervised Learning

    TOOLS COVERED

    Microsoft ExcelNumPypandaspower bipythonRScikitLearnSciPytableau

    Industry Project

    • Project 1

      Rating prediction for apps on Google Play store

      Make a model to predict the app rating, with other information about the app provided to boost its visibility.

      Rating prediction for apps on Google Play store
    • Project 2

      Demand forecast for Walmart

      Predict store sales and demand, factoring in economic conditions for the retail giant Walmart’s stores across the United States.

      Demand forecast for Walmart
    • Project 3

      Attrition modeling for IBM

      Help the US-based multinational corporation IBM identify the factors that influence the attrition of their employees across the enterprise.

      Attrition modeling for IBM
    • Project 4

      Exploratory data analysis and visualization for Zomato

      Determine the key metrics to identify the star restaurants

      Exploratory data analysis and visualization for Zomato

    Disclaimer - The projects have been built leveraging real publicly available data-sets of the mentioned organizations.

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    Program Advisor

    • Patrick J. Wolfe

      Patrick J. Wolfe

      Frederick L. Hovde Dean of Science at Purdue University

      Patrick J. Wolfe, an award-winning researcher in the mathematical foundations of data science, is the Frederick L. Hovde Dean of Science at Purdue University and named the 2018 Distinguished Lecturer in Data Science by the IEEE. He provides expert advice on applications of data science.

    • Ronald van Loon

      Ronald van Loon

      Top 10 Big Data and Data Science Influencer, Director - Adversitement

      Named by Onalytica as one of the three most influential people in Big Data, Ronald is also an author of a number of leading Big Data and Data Science websites, including Datafloq, Data Science Central, and The Guardian. He also regularly speaks at renowned events.

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    Learner's Profile

    This Data Analytics certification training bootcamp caters to working professionals across industries. Learner diversity adds richness to class discussions and interactions.

    • The class consists of learners from excellent organizations and diverse industries
      Industry
      Information Technology - 32%BFSI - 19%Software product - 13%Pharma & Healthcare - 11%Retail - 10%Others - 15%
      Companies
      Amazon
      Ernst & Young
      Fidelity Investments
      Johnson and Johnson
      Vodafone
      Broadcom
      Accenture
      Nomura Holdings
      Ericsson
      Infosys
      Nvidia
      Tata Consultancy Services

    Learner Reviews

    • Sarthak Hota

      Sarthak Hota

      Data Analyst, Mumbai

      We have seen so many ups & downs this year, and that's why we need to be future-ready. I treat this program as a small accomplishment in my academic career. It's never late to start something new, and I feel glad to have completed the Post Graduation in Data Analytics from Purdue University and Simplilearn.

    • Amol B

      Amol B

      Bangalore

      Simplilearn is an awesome learning platform. The Data Analytics courses are very well designed, and the live classes have personal attention in resolving the doubts. Thanks, Simplilearn.

    • C Muthu Raman

      C Muthu Raman

      Pune

      Simplilearn facilitates a brilliant platform to acquire new & relevant skills at ease. Well laid out course content and expert faculty ensure an excellent learning experience.

    • Rajesh Dubey

      Rajesh Dubey

      Bangalore

      Simplilearn is a great learning platform for aspirants. It provides online learning with global intellectual faculties. It offers unparallel service and is the best place to attain professional knowledge and grow in one's career. I am very, very thankful to Simplilearn.

    • Rohit Jha

      Rohit Jha

      Bangalore

      Simplilearn's Data Analytics courses are well organized and explanatory, which gives you a perfect head start. The projects also involve brainstorming. I am a beginner in coding, and still, I can understand the content very clearly. They'll make you understand the concepts all the way from the basics, which is the best part.

    • Apoorva N R

      Apoorva N R

      Bangalore

      It has been a great learning experience so far. The entire Data Analytics course is very informative, and the trainers are incredibly knowledgeable. The course format is comprehensive and helps in a better understanding of the course concepts. Lab support is excellent. Thanks to Simplilearn for making learning accessible to employees.

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    Industry Trends

    Data and analytics jobs are predicted to increase 15 percent by 2020, according to an IBM report. The global analytics market is expected to grow by $105.89 billion during the period of 2019 to 2023 (Source: Technavio - Global Analytics Market 2019-2023 report).
    • Data Analyst Industry Growth

      23% Annual Growth

      For Data Analyst jobs by 2026

      2.7 million new jobs

      estimated for Data and Analytics
      roles in 2020
      Data Analyst Annual Salary
      $78KMin
      $108KAverage
      $144KMax
      Source: Glassdoor
      Data Analyst Hiring Companies
      Facebook
      Amazon
      Goldman-Sachs
      Apple
      JPMorgan-Chase
      Source: Indeed

    Why Online Bootcamp

    • Develop skills for real career growthCutting-edge curriculum designed in guidance with industry and academia to develop job-ready skills
    • Learn from experts active in their field, not out-of-touch trainersLeading practitioners who bring current best practices and case studies to sessions that fit into your work schedule.
    • Learn by working on real-world problemsCapstone projects involving real world data sets with virtual labs for hands-on learning
    • Structured guidance ensuring learning never stops24x7 Learning support from mentors and a community of like-minded peers to resolve any conceptual doubts

    Admission Details

    APPLICATION PROCESS

    Candidates can apply to this Data Analytics certification training in 3 steps. Selected candidates receive an offer of admission, which is accepted by admission fee payment.

    Submit Application

    Tell us about yourself and why you want to do this Data Analytics course

    Application Review

    An admission panel will shortlist candidates based on their application

    Admission

    Selected candidates can begin the Data Analytics course within 1-2 weeks

    ELIGIBLE CANDIDATES

    For admission to this Post Graduate Program in Data Analytics, candidates:

    A bachelor's degree with an average of 50% or higher marks

    Prior work experience is not mandatory

    Can be from programming or non-programming background

    ADMISSION COUNSELORS

    We have a team of dedicated admissions counselors who can guide you as you apply to this Data Analytics course. They are available to:

    • Address questions related to your application
    • Provide guidance regarding financial aid (if required)
    • Help answer questions and understand the course
    Talk to our admissions counselors now!

    Admission Fee & Financing

    The admission fee for this Data Analytics certification training is $ 3,000. This fee covers applicable program charges and Purdue Alumni Association membership fee.

    Financing Options

    We are dedicated to making our programs accessible. We are committed to helping you find a way to budget for this program and offer a variety of financing options to make it more economical.

    Pay in Installments

    You can pay monthly installments for Post Graduate Programs using Affirm or ClimbCredit payment option with low APR and no hidden fees.

    AffirmClimbCredit

    Other Financing Options

    We provide the following options for one-time payment

    • Credit Card
    • Paypal

    $ 3,000

    Apply Now

    PROGRAM BENEFITS

    • Get this Data Analytics certification training while working
    • Rigorous curriculum designed by industry experts
    • Purdue Alumni Association Membership from Purdue University
    • 23% annual growth in job openings
    • Active recruiters include Google, Microsoft, Amazon and more

    Program Cohorts

    NEXT COHORT

      • Date

        Time

        Batch Type

      • Program Induction

        16 May, 2021

        08:30 CDT

      • Regular Classes

        29 May, 2021 - 12 Dec, 2021

        08:30 - 12:30 CDT

        Weekend (Sat - Sun)

    OTHER COHORTS

      • Date

        Time

        Batch Type

      • Program Induction

        24 May, 2021

        08:30 CDT

      • Regular Classes

        26 Jun, 2021 - 19 Dec, 2021

        08:30 - 12:30 CDT

        Weekend (Sat - Sun)

    Got questions regarding upcoming cohort dates?

    FAQs

    • What are the eligibility criteria for this Post Graduate Program in Data Analytics in Chicago?

      For admission to this Post Graduate Program in Data Analytics in Chicago, candidates:

      • Should have a bachelor's degree in any discipline with an average of 50% or higher marks
      • With a non-programming background can also apply
      • Having prior work experience is not mandatory

    • I don't have any prior knowledge in programming, can I make a career in Data Analytics in Chicago?

      Yes. This Post Graduate Program in Data Analytics in Chicago will teach you the fundamentals of programming languages, statistics, and industry standard techniques from scratch to build up your foundational knowledge and enhance your analytics career journey.

    • What is the admission process for this Post Graduate Program in Data Analytics in Chicago?

      The admission process consists of three simple steps:

      • All interested candidates are required to apply through the online application form
      • An admission panel will shortlist the candidates based on their application
      • An offer of admission will be made to the selected candidates and is accepted by the candidates by paying the program fee

    • What are the financial aids available to enroll in this program?

      We have partnered with Affirm to provide competitive financing options(EMI option available) including 0%APR with no hidden costs for different tenures.

    • Is there any financial aid provided?

      To ensure money is not a barrier in the path of learning, we offer various financing options to help make this data analytics certification course in Chicago more financially manageable. Please refer to our “Admissions Fee and Financing” section for more details.

    • What should I expect from the Purdue Post Graduate Program in Data Analytics in Chicago?

      As a part of this Post Graduate Program, in collaboration with IBM, you will receive the following:

      • Purdue Post Graduate Program certification
      • Industry recognized certificates from IBM and Simplilearn
      • Purdue Alumni Association membership
      • Lifetime access to all core eLearning content created by Simplilearn 
      • $1,200 worth of IBM Cloud credits for your personal use

    • What certificate will I receive?

      Upon successful completion of this program in Chicago, you will be awarded a Post Graduate Program in Data Analytics certification by Purdue University. You will also receive industry-recognized certificates from IBM and Simplilearn for the courses on the learning path after successful course completion.

    • Will any preparation material be provided to get started?

      Once you make the first installment of the Data Analytics course fee, you will be given access to a preparatory course with eight to 10 hours of self-paced learning content in the form of videos. You will have to go through the assigned course before attending the first class.

    • What is Global Teaching Assistance?

      Our teaching assistants are a dedicated team of subject matter experts here to help you get certified in Data Analytics on your first attempt. They engage students proactively to assure the course path is followed and to help you enrich the learning experience, from class onboarding to project mentoring and job assistance.

    • Who are the instructors and how are they selected?

      All of our highly qualified Data Analytics instructors are Business Intelligence experts with years of relevant industry experience. Each of them has gone through a rigorous selection process that includes profile screening, technical evaluation, and a training demo before they are certified to train for us. We also ensure that only those trainers with a high alumni rating remain part of our faculty.

    • How do I earn the Post Graduate Program certificate?

      Upon completion of the following minimum requirements, you will be eligible to receive the Post Graduate Program certificate that will testify to your skills as an expert in Data Analytics.

      Course Course completion certificate Criteria

      Introduction to Data Analytics
      Required 85% of online self-paced completion
      Statistics Essentials Required
      SQL Training Required
      R programming  for Data Science Required
      Data Science with R Required 1. 85% of online self-paced completion or attendance of one live virtual classroom,
      2. A score above 75% in the course-end assessment
      3. And successful evaluation in at least one project
      Tableau Training Required
      Analytics and Programming Foundation Required 1. Attendance of one live virtual classroom,
      2. A score above 75% in the course-end assessment
      3. And successful evaluation in at least one project
      Data Analytics with Python Required
      Data Analyst Capstone Required Attendance of one live virtual classroom and successful completion of the capstone project

    • I am not able to access the Data Analytics course. Who can help me?

      Contact us using the form on the right side of any page on the Simplilearn website, select the Live Chat link, or contact help and support.

    • What is covered under the 24/7 Support promise?

      We offer 24/7 support through email, chat, and calls. We have a dedicated team that provides on-demand assistance through our community forum. What’s more, you will have lifetime access to the community forum, even after completion of your course.

    • If I want to cancel my enrollment, can I get a refund?

      Yes, you can cancel your enrollment if necessary. We will refund the program price after deducting an administration fee. To learn more, you can view our Refund Policy.

    • * Disclaimer

      This Post Graduate Program in Data Analytics in Chicago is offered on a non-credit basis and is not transferable to a degree.

    • What is Data Analytics?

      Just about everything is data-driven these days, from market research and sales figures to expenses and logistics. To most people, this information can be overwhelming and daunting. It can be difficult and time-consuming to sort through it all and know what’s important, what isn’t, and what it all means. This is where Data Analysts come into the picture: they take this data and turn it into useful information for businesses, which allows them to make more informed decisions in the future.

    • Why is there a demand for Data Analytics certification courses?

      Data analytics has spread its wings across sectors and industries, including, healthcare, finance, retail, education, eCommerce, and more, making it a lucrative field. And in order to grab the best opportunities in the field, a world-renowned Data Analytics certification bootcamp (especially from a prestigious university) acts as a career catalyst, making this course one of the most in-demand certification courses.

    • What are the top roles and responsibilities of a Data Analytics Professional?

      A Data Analyst is usually responsible for collecting information from a database with the help of queries, enabling data processing and summarizing results, and should display deep expertise in data munging, data visualization, exploratory data analysis, and statistics.

    • What are the top Data Analytics courses included in this PG program?

      You’ll find the best-in-class Data Analytics courses covered in our Post Graduate Program. The list includes: Analytics and Programming Foundation

      • Data Analytics with Python
      • R Programming for Data Science
      • Data Science with R
      • Tableau Training
      • Data Analyst Capstone

    • What is the salary potential of a Data Analytics Professional?

      The average annual Data Analyst job salary is over $61,000 per year.

    • Is there any minimum education qualification required to apply for this Data Analytics certification bootcamp?

      Yes, you are supposed to have a bachelor’s degree with an average of 50% (or higher) if you wish to enroll in this Data Analytics certification bootcamp.

    • Will I become an alumni of Purdue University after completion of the Data Analytics certification training?

      You will get a Purdue Alumni Association Membership after completing the Data Analytics certification training.

    • How will my doubts/questions be addressed in an online Data Analytics training?

      We have a team of dedicated admissions counselors who can guide you as you apply for this Data analytics certification.

    • Will I be able to access the content after completion of the Data Analytics certification training?

      Yes, you can access the course content even after the completion of the Data Analytics certification training.

    • How do I know if the Data Analytics course is right for me?

      Learning new skills and expanding your knowledge is always a plus point. This Data Analytics certification course is developed in partnership with Purdue University, a perfect blend of world-renowned curriculum and industry-aligned training, which makes this course just the right one for you!

    • My current role does not include exposure to data. Does it make sense for me to opt for this Data Analytics training?

      Data is ruling businesses around the world. The more data-driven you’re, the more beneficial it is for your organization. By taking insights from data, you can make meaningful decisions, plan strategies, and help your business achieve its goal faster. Enrolling in this extensive Data Analytics certification course is definitely going to be an advantage, and nothing less.

    • I am not from a technical background. Can I still join this Data Analytics certification training?

      Yes, you can join the Data Analytics certification training even if you do not belong to a technical background. However, having a basic knowledge of programming languages and mathematics will be beneficial.

    • Can I enroll in a Data Analytics certification course if I don't have any prior knowledge in Data Analytics?

      Yes, you can enroll in the PG program even if you don’t have any prior knowledge in Data Analytics since this course will take you through the fundamentals to the top of the ladder, where you learn all the advanced critical Data Analytics skills.

    • What is data analysis?

      Data analysis refers to the process of transforming raw data into a usable format and extracting information from it. Such data is collected from various sources, pre-processed, and then models are applied to uncover hidden patterns and trends that can aid in decision making. This data analytics course helps you qualify for this interesting career option.

    • Is this data analytics course taught online? Do I need to attend any physical classroom sessions?

      This online data analytics program bootcamp is completely online. You can access the course material anytime and anywhere with a computer or smartphone connected to the internet.

    • What jobs can I get with data analysis skills?

      Our data analytics certification will help you explore a variety of job roles available in this field. Some of the popular ones include data analyst, business intelligence analyst, business analyst, and financial analyst.

    • Do I need to follow the mentioned learning path for this data analytics program?

      We highly recommend that you follow the courses in the same order as listed in the learning path as the initial concepts are used in lessons that follow it.

    • Is a data analytics certification worth it?

      Data analytics has gained a lot of traction in the past few years. Many sectors like healthcare education, sales, marketing, banking, and travel are harnessing the power of data analytics to offer a personalized experience to customers, optimize business processes, reduce costs, and make data-driven decisions. So, you should consider starting a career in data analytics. Simplilearn's data analytics certification bootcamp can get you started.

    • What is the job outlook for data analytics professionals in the field of data analytics?

      Data analysts are among the most in-demand professionals in the world. Apart from the IT industry, healthcare, finance, insurance, professional services, and other sectors are also hiring data analysts. The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics has predicted a 20 percent growth for this profession from 2018 to 2028. According to Indeed, data analysts earn an average base pay of $70K in the U.S. Take Simplilearn’s data analytics course online to enhance your career prospects in this field.

    • Is data analytics a good career?

      Present-day companies are driven by data (the new oil). As data collected from different sources is in raw format, companies need technically proficient professionals to extract meaningful information from it. Data analysts help organizations achieve this business goal and thus become an invaluable asset. With companies accelerating their digital transformation strategies, the demand for data analysts is only going to increase in the future.

    • Does data analytics require coding?

      Though not mandatory, it is beneficial to have basic coding skills when you are seeking a data analyst job. This data analytics training covers everything you require to become eligible for this job role.

    • What are the basics of data analytics?

      The aim of data analysts is to extract meaningful insights from raw data. For this, they need to be well-versed in using data analytics basics concepts like statistics, data mining, core math, and machine learning models. Simplilearn’s data analysis certification bootcamp covers all these concepts in detail.

    • What are data analytics tools?

      With the growing popularity of data analytics, several tools have been launched in the market. Some of the important data analytics tools that provide various advanced features include Tableau, Power BI, SAS, QlikView, RapidMiner, and MS Excel.

    • What is required to learn data analytics?

      When you start learning data analytics, you should be familiar with statistics, core math concepts, programming basics (Python, R, or Java), and Linux fundamentals. A bachelor's degree in mathematics, statistics, computer science, or related fields is also beneficial to easily grasp the concepts of data analytics. Our data analysis certification bootcamp helps you learn everything from scratch.

    • Who uses data analytics?

      Companies across industrial sectors are using data analytics to optimize their business operations and ensure a better customer experience. Apart from the IT industry, pharma, banking and insurance, ecommerce and retail, manufacturing, telecommunications, and government agencies are also using data analytics.

    • What are the top online courses in data analysis?

      Simplilearn offers several courses and programs in the field of data analytics, namely:

      • Data Science with Python
      • Tableau Certification Training
      • Data Analyst Master's Program
      • Post Graduate Program in Data Analytics

    • What jobs use data analysis?

      Data analysis is a must-have skill for several job roles available today. The top ones are data scientist, business intelligence engineer, financial analyst, IT system analyst, machine learning engineer, data engineer, project manager, and quantitative analyst.

    • How long does it take to learn data analysis?

      The time taken to learn data analytics varies from person to person. It depends on your dedication to studying, prior knowledge of the field, and work experience in data analytics. While some of the concepts may take a few days, others may take a couple of months to grasp. When you take our online data analytics program, you should apply the concepts you learned to real-world use cases to gain practical exposure and reinforce your learning.

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