• Next Cohort starts: 4 Nov, 2021Limited no. of seats available
  • Program Duration: 8 monthsAt 5-10 hours/week
  • Online BootcampLearning Format

Data Analytics 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 certificate and Alumni Association membership
  • Exclusive hackathons and Ask me Anything sessions by IBM
  • 8X higher live interaction in live online classes by industry experts
  • Capstone from 3 domains and 14+ Data Analytics Projects with Industry datasets from Google PlayStore, Lyft, World Bank etc.
  • Master Classes delivered by Purdue faculty and IBM experts

Data Analytics 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 certificate
  • Become entitled to membership in the Purdue University Alumni Association
Data Analytics PG Certificate in Chicago

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 Data Analytics programs
  • Ask me Anything sessions with IBM Experts
Data Analytics IBM Certificate in Chicago

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

Data Analytics Bootcamp Details

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

LEARNING PATH

  • Get started with this Post Graduate Program in Data Analytics in partnership with Purdue University and explore everything about this Data Analytics Bootcamp. Start your journey with the preparatory courses on Statistics and an Introduction to Data Analytics along with SQL training.

  • Make the Data Analytics foundation strong with the basics of statistics fundamentals, and techniques as the first step in the Data Analytics Bootcamp.

  • With this Programming foundation and Data Analytics with the Python Bootcamp program, you will learn programming fundamentals, how to analyze data in Python, perform simple statistical analyses, create meaningful data visualizations, predict future trends from data, and more.

  • Discover R programming with this Data Analytics Bootcamp. Learn how to write R code, utilize R data structures, and create your own functions.

  • With this Data Analytics Bootcamp program, you will master data exploration, data visualization, predictive analytics, and descriptive analytics techniques with the R language.

  • This Data Analytics Bootcamp covers Tableau Desktop 10 training that will help you develop various skills in the powerful data platform, including building visualizations, organizing data, and designing dashboards.

  • At the end of Data Analytics Bootcamp, bring your newly acquired Data Analytics skills together with a hands-on, industry-relevant capstone project that compiles every course into one portfolio-worthy capstone.

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 bipythonRScikitLearnSciPy

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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Data Analytics 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 post-graduate program 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
    Data Analyst course learners from Amazon, Chicago
    Data Analyst course learners from Ernst & Young, Chicago
    Data Analyst course learners from Fidelity Investments, Chicago
    Data Analyst course learners from Johnson and Johnson, Chicago
    Data Analyst course learners from Vodafone, Chicago
    Data Analyst course learners from Broadcom, Chicago
    Data Analyst course learners from Accenture, Chicago
    Data Analyst course learners from Nomura Holdings, Chicago
    Data Analyst course learners from Ericsson, Chicago
    Data Analyst course learners from Infosys, Chicago
    Data Analyst course learners from Nvidia, Chicago
    Data Analyst course learners from Tata Consultancy Services, Chicago

Data Analytics Bootcamp Learner Reviews

  • Marie Danielle Aissatou Bekolo

    Marie Danielle Aissatou Bekolo

    Staff Accountant, Indianapolis

    I have enjoyed every session. My favorite was tableau and the capstone class with the tutor, Venkanna. Thank you, Simplilearn, for the fantastic job of helping professionals transform their careers. I feel more confident at work now than ever.

  • Ravindra G R

    Ravindra G R

    National Training Manager, Bangalore

    "I'm thrilled to share that I have completed my Post Graduation in Data Analytics from Simplilearn. I am happy that my eight months of hard work, overnight studies, ten plus hours of weekend classes, and all my efforts have paid off. Special thanks to Shubham Pandey and Kapil Muley for their guidance. "

  • 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 bootcamp from Purdue University and Simplilearn.

  • Amol B

    Amol B

    Bangalore

    Simplilearn is an awesome learning platform. The program is 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-structured program content and expert faculty ensure an excellent learning experience.

  • Rajesh Dubey

    Rajesh Dubey

    Bangalore

    Simplilearn is a great learning platform for aspirants who are looking to build a career in Data Analytics. 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 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 program 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

    11.5 million new jobs

    estimated for Data science 
    roles in 2026

    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 Bootcamp program 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 program

Application Review

An admission panel will shortlist candidates based on their application

Admission

Selected candidates can join the Data Analytics program 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 program. 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 post-graduate program 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, Splitit or ClimbCredit payment option with low APR and no hidden fees.

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Other Financing Options

We provide the following options for one-time payment

  • Credit Card
  • Paypal

$ 3,000

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PROGRAM BENEFITS

  • Get this PG in Data Analytics program 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

      4 Nov, 2021

      09:00 CDT

    • Regular Classes

      27 Nov, 2021 - 12 Jun, 2022

      08:00 - 12:00 CST

      Weekend (Sat - Sun)

OTHER COHORTS

    • Date

      Time

      Batch Type

    • Program Induction

      3 Dec, 2021

      08:00 CST

    • Regular Classes

      8 Jan, 2022 - 17 Jul, 2022

      08:00 - 12:00 CST

      Weekend (Sat - Sun)

Got questions regarding upcoming cohort dates?

Data Analytics Bootcamp 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 program 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 program. 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 Data Analytics program.

  • 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 the salary of a Data Analytics Expert in Chicago?

    The average salary of a Data Analyst Expert in Chicago is $62,904/year. The salary varies due to a number of factors such as job location, years of experience, skillset, and most importantly, the company for which you are applying. Taking some Data Analytics courses in Chicago would help you learn and implement the different skills required for the role.

  • What are the major companies hiring Data Analytics Experts in Chicago?

    Some top companies hiring for this role include Evolent Health LLC, William Blair & Company, and Vibes Media. You may take some Data Analytics courses in Chicago to prepare for this role and increase your chances of getting a job at one of these top firms.

  • What are the major industries in Chicago?

    One of the main reasons for the development of Chicago in several industries is its central location. Major industries in Chicago include technology, the food industry, business, and professional services, among others. With the increase in tech companies settling in the city, there is a high demand for professionals with Data Analytics training in Chicago.

  • 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 information and do thorough data analysis and turn it into useful information for businesses, which allows them to make more informed decisions 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 Analysis jobs. This Data Analytics Bootcamp 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 Analytics program covers all these concepts in detail to master in data analytics.

  • 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(to excel in the field of data analytics with 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 Analytics Bootcamp program helps you learn data analysis online from scratch.

  • 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.

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

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

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

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

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

    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 program.

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

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

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

    You’ll find the best-in-class Data Analytics programs covered in our PG program. The list includes:

    • Analytics and Programming Foundation

    • Data Analytics with Python

    • R Programming for Data Science

    • Data Science with R

    • Tableau

    • Data Analyst Capstone

  • What tools and programming languages do we learn in this Data Analytics program?

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

  • Is this Data Analytics program taught online? Do I need to attend any physical classroom sessions?

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

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

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

  • Do I need to follow the mentioned learning path for this Data Analytics program?

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

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

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

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

    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 program is definitely going to be an advantage, and nothing less.

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

    Yes, you can join Data Analytics program 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 program if I don't have any prior knowledge in Data Analysis?

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

Post Graduate Program in Data Analytics, Chicago

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