• Next Cohort starts 29 Sep, 2022
  • Program Duration 11 months
  • Learning Format Online Bootcamp

Why Join this Program

Purdue’s Academic Excellence

Purdue’s Academic Excellence

Joint Data Science certificate from Purdue University and Simplilearn.

IBM’s Industry Prowess

IBM’s Industry Prowess

Obtain IBM certificates for IBM courses and get access to masterclasses by IBM

Career Mentorship

Career Mentorship

Build your resume and prepare for interviews with valuable insights from industry experts

Hands-on Experience

Hands-on Experience

25+ industry-relevant projects from the likes of Amazon, Walmart, Uber, and Mercedes Benz.

FOR ENTERPRISE

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Data Science Certification Overview

The Post Graduate Program in Data Science teaches you the right tools and techniques, from Python to Machine Learning, and more. The Data Science certification in Austin course provides hands-on labs and projects, bringing the teaching to life. Noted experts from IBM and Purdue participate in the curriculum, where they advise and teach our students in this Data Science certification in Austin course.

Key Features

  • Professional Certificate Program certificate and Purdue alumni association membership
  • 3 Capstone and 25+ Projects with industry data sets from Amazon, Uber, Walmart, Comcast, and many more
  • Exclusive hackathons and Ask Me Anything sessions by IBM
  • Masterclasses delivered by Purdue faculty and IBM experts
  • Simplilearn Career Service helps you get noticed by top hiring companies
  • 8X higher engagement in live online classes by seasoned academics and industry professionals
Key Features
Professional Certificate Program certificate and Purdue alumni association membership
3 Capstone and 25+ Projects with industry data sets from Amazon, Uber, Walmart, Comcast, and many more
Exclusive hackathons and Ask Me Anything sessions by IBM
Masterclasses delivered by Purdue faculty and IBM experts
Simplilearn Career Service helps you get noticed by top hiring companies
8X higher engagement in live online classes by seasoned academics and industry professionals

Data Science Program Advantage

Data Science certification is an all-encompassing program in collaboration with Purdue University – leveraging Purdue's academic excellence in Data Science and Simplilearn's IBM partnership.

  • Purdue Certification

    Partnering with Purdue University

    • Receive a joint Purdue-Simplilearn certificate
    • Masterclasses by Purdue faculty
    • Purdue Alumni Association membership
  • IBM Certification

    Program in collaboration with IBM

    • Industry recognized IBM certificates for IBM courses
    • Industry masterclasses conducted by IBM
    • Exclusive hackathons and Ask Me Anything (AMA) Sessions with IBM leadership

Simplilearn's Bootcamp: 8x more effective way of learning

Simplilearn's Bootcamp: 8x more effective way of learning

  • Hands-on, applied projects and online labs
  • Live virtual classrooms with self-paced online videos
  • 24/7 learning support and access to learner forums and community
  • Masterclasses from university faculty and top industry leaders
Simplilearn's Bootcamp: 8x more effective way of learning

Data Science Certification Details

This certification program in Data Science has a comprehensive course curriculum from Purdue University with a specialization in the following: Natural Language Processing, Deep Learning, Business Intelligence/ Data Analytics, Business Analytics, and Data Engineering.

Learning Path

  • Get started with the Data Science certification program in partnership with Purdue University and explore everything about the domain. Kickstart your Data Science journey with the preparatory courses on Statistics and Programming.

  • Kickstart your learning of Python programming with this Data Science certification program and familiarize yourself with programming skills tastefully crafted by IBM.

  • Elevate your Python skills to the next level with this interactive Data Science certification program and establish your mastery of Data Science and analytics techniques using Python programming.

  • In this Data Science certification program, you will master Machine Learning techniques, including supervised and unsupervised learning and hands-on modeling, rounding out your Data Science education.

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

  • At the end of the Data Science certification program, you'll culminate your new Data Science skills with a hands-on, industry-relevant capstone project bringing together every course into one portfolio-worthy capstone.

Electives:
  • Discover R Programming with this Data Science certification program. Learn how to write R code, utilize R data structures, and create your own functions.

  • The most in-demand open-source technology is R Programming. Learn how this programming language unlocks the power of Data Science with hands-on experience and real-world applications.

  • This Data Science certification program covers the fundamentals of Natural Language Processing using the most popular library; Python’s Natural Language Toolkit (NLTK).

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

  • Attend this online interactive industry master class to gain insights about Data Science advancements and AI techniques.

Skills Covered

  • Exploratory Data Analysis
  • Descriptive Statistics
  • Inferential Statistics
  • Model building and fine tuning
  • Supervised and unsupervised learning
  • Natural Language Processing
  • Ensemble Learning

Tools Covered

NumPypandaspythonRSciPy

Industry Project

  • Project 1

    Transport Service Provider

    Uber wants to improve the accuracy of its fare prediction model. Help Uber by choosing the best data and AI technologies and building its next-generation model.

    Transport Service Provider
  • Project 2

    Automobile Manufacturing

    Mercedes-Benz wants to reduce the time it spends on the test bench. Faster testing will reduce a cars time to market. Build and optimize the ML algorithm to achieve this objective.

    Automobile Manufacturing
  • Project 3

    Ecommerce

    Amazon offers product recommendations based on customer activity and the buying habits of other shoppers. Help Amazon improve the recommendation engine for revenue per customer.

    Ecommerce
  • Project 4

    Retail

    Predict accurate sales for Walmart stores considering the impact of promotional markdown events. Check the impact of macroeconomic factors like CPI, unemployment rate on sales.

    Retail
  • Project 5

    Telecommunications

    Comcast wants to improve customer experience by identifying and acting on problem areas that lower customer satisfaction, and are seeking recommendations that can be implemented.

    Telecommunications

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

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Program Advisors and Trainers

Program Advisors

  • Patrick J. Wolfe

    Patrick J. Wolfe

    Frederick L. Hovde Dean of the College 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 the College of Science at Purdue University and was named the 2018 Distinguished Lecturer in Data Science by the IEEE.

  • Ronald van Loon

    Ronald van Loon

    CEO, Principal Analyst Intelligent World,Top10 AI-Data-IoT-Influencer

    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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Program Trainers

  • Simon Travasoli

    Simon Travasoli

    25+ years of experience

    Senior Data Science Consultant at Citi Bank

  • Armando Galeana

    Armando Galeana

    20+ years of experience

    Founder and CEO, Ubhuru Technologies

  • Prashant Nair

    Prashant Nair

    20+ years of experience

    Solution Architect | Data Scientist

  • Nikhil Garg

    Nikhil Garg

    16 + years of experience

    Data Science Instructor

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Career Support

Simplilearn Career Assistance

Simplilearn’s Career Assist program, offered in partnership with Talent Inc, is a service to help you to be career ready for the workforce and land your dream job in U.S. markets.
One-on-one Interview Service by TopInterview

One-on-one Interview Service by TopInterview

Get a Resume Makeover from TopResume

Get a Resume Makeover from TopResume

Reach numerous employers with ResumeRabbit

Reach numerous employers with ResumeRabbit

Complete Candidate Confidentiality Assured

Complete Candidate Confidentiality Assured

Join the Data Science industry

The global Data Science Platform Market size was valued USD 95.3 billion in 2021, The market for data science platform is estimated to reach 322.9 USD billion in 2026.

Job Icon28%

Annual Job Growth By 2026

Source: Market Research Rpt
Job Icon11.5 M

Expected New Jobs For Data Science By 2026

Source: US bureau of Labor
Job Icon$86K - $157K

 Average Annual Salary

Source: Glassdoor

Batch Profile

The Data science certification program is designed for working individuals from various sectors. The variety of students enriches class discussions and interactions.

  • The class consists of learners from excellent organizations and diverse industries
    Industry
    Information Technology - 41%Consulting - 20%Manufacturing - 8%Pharma & Healthcare - 8%BFSI - 8%Others - 15%
    Companies
     course learners from Citigroup, Austin
     course learners from PricewaterhouseCoopers, Austin
     course learners from Tata Consultancy Services, Austin
     course learners from Abbott, Austin
     course learners from Bosch, Austin
     course learners from GE Aviation, Austin
     course learners from Accenture, Austin
     course learners from Ernst & Young, Austin
     course learners from VMware, Austin
     course learners from Amazon, Austin
     course learners from Nvidia, Austin
     course learners from Dell, Austin
  • The class maintains an impressive diversity across work experience and roles
    Designation Breakup
    Associate - 21%Midlevel - 47%Senior-level - 24%Executive - 8%
    Total Years of Experience
    Less than 3 years - 16%3-5 years - 15%5-8 years - 11%8+ years - 58%
  • The class has learners with varied educational qualifications from excellent institutions
    Qualification
    Bachelors - 53%Masters - 29%Post Graduates - 3%Others - 15%
    Universities
     course learners from BITS Pilani, Austin
     course learners from IIM Kozhikode, Austin
     course learners from HULT International Business School, Austin
     course learners from IIM Indore, Austin
     course learners from IIT Bombay, Austin
     course learners from University of Illinois at Chicago, Austin
     course learners from McGill University, Austin
     course learners from Oklahoma State University, Austin
     course learners from IIT Roorkee, Austin
     course learners from AIIMS, Austin
     course learners from NITIE, Austin
     course learners from Northern Illinois University, Austin

Learner Reviews

Admission Details

Application Process

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

STEP 1

Submit Application

Tell us about yourself and why you want to do a Data Science certification

STEP 2

Application Review

An admission panel will shortlist candidates based on their application

STEP 3

Admission

Selected candidates can start the Data Science program within 1-2 weeks

Eligibility Criteria

For admission to this Data Science certification program, candidates should have:

2+ years of work experience preferred
A bachelor's degree with an average of 50% or higher marks
Basic understanding of programming concepts and mathematics

Admission Fee & Financing

The admission fee for this Data Science program is $ 4,499. This fee covers applicable program charges and the 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 Splitit, 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

$ 4,499

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Program Benefits

  • Finish this Data Science certification program while working
  • Rigorous curriculum designed by industry experts
  • Purdue Alumni Association Membership from Purdue University
  • 28% annual growth in job openings
  • Active recruiters include Google, Microsoft, IBM and more

Program Cohorts

Next Cohort

    • Date

      Time

      Batch Type

    • Program Induction

      29 Sep, 2022

      22:30 CDT

    • Regular Classes

      14 Oct, 2022 - 19 Mar, 2023

      22:30 - 02:30 CDT

      Weekend (Sat - Sun)

Other Cohorts

    • Date

      Time

      Batch Type

    • Program Induction

      3 Oct, 2022

      08:30 CDT

    • Regular Classes

      29 Oct, 2022 - 19 Mar, 2023

      08:30 - 12:30 CDT

      Weekend (Sat - Sun)

Got questions regarding upcoming cohort dates?

Data Science Program FAQs

  • What are the eligibility criteria for this Post Graduate Program in Data Science in Austin?

    For admission to this Post Graduate Program in Data Science in Austin, you should have:

    • A bachelor's degree with an average of 50% or higher marks
    • Basic understanding of programming concepts and mathematics
    • Working Professionals with 2+ years of experience are preferred to apply for this program
       

  • What is the admission process for this Post Graduate Program in Data Science in Austin?

    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 Data Science certification bootcamp in Austin?

    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 you find this Data Science certification bootcamp in Austin 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 Science in Austin?

    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 (the core) of the e-learning content created by Simplilearn 
    • $1,200 worth of IBM Cloud credits for your personal use
    • Access to IBM Cloud platforms featuring IBM Watson and other cloud services

  • What certificate will I receive?

    Upon successful completion of the bootcamp in Austin, you will be awarded a Post Graduate Program in Data Science certification by Purdue University. You will also get 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 Science certification bootcamp fee, you will also get access to a preparatory course. You will have to go through the assigned course before coming for the first class. The course will have 8-10 hours of self-paced learning content in the form of videos.

  • What exactly is Global Teaching Assistance?

    Our teaching assistants are a devoted group of subject matter experts who are here to help you pass the Data Science certification exam on your first try. From class onboarding through project mentorship and employment aid, they engage students proactively to ensure that the course route is followed and help you expand your learning opportunity.

  • What are the qualifications of the teachers, and how are they chosen?

    Our highly skilled Data Science professors are all industry specialists with years of expertise. Before they are qualified to train for us, they have undergone a thorough selection procedure that includes profile screening, technical Examination, and a training demo. We also ensure that only trainers with a high alumni rating stay on our staff.

  • How can I get the certificate for the program?

    You will be qualified for the certificate if you meet the following minimum criteria. This certificate will attest to your abilities as a Data Science specialist.

    Course Course completion certificate Criteria
    Programming Refresher Required 85% of Online Self Paced completion
    Statistics Essential for Data Science Required
    Data Science with R Required
    1. 85% of online self-paced completion or attendance of 1 live virtual classroom,
    2. a score above 75% in the course-end assessment,
    3. and successful evaluation in at least 1 project
    Data Science with Python Required
    Machine Learning and Tableau Required
    Natural Language Processing Required
    Capstone Project Required Attendance of 1 live virtual classroom and successful completion of the capstone project

  • Who can assist me if the online Data Science certification program is unavailable to me?

    Contact us by filling out the form on the right side of any Simplilearn page, utilizing the Live Chat option, or contacting help and support.

  • What does the 24/7 Support guarantee cover?

    We provide email, chat, and phone help around the clock. We have a dedicated staff that provides on-demand support through our community forum. Furthermore, you will have lifelong access to the discussion forum, even when your Data Science course is completed.

  • Can I obtain a refund if I wish to discontinue my enrollment?

    If required, you can easily cancel your enrollment. After deducting an administration charge, we will reimburse the program money. Please view our Refund Policy for more information.

  • * Disclaimer

    The Post Graduate Program in Data Science in Austin is offered on a non-credit basis and is not transferable to a degree.

  • Why are Data Science certification programs in such high demand?

    Data science has expanded its wings across various businesses and sectors, including healthcare, banking, retail, and eCommerce, making it a profitable industry. A world-renowned credential functions as a career stimulant to seize the most incredible possibilities in the area. As a result, the Data Science certification programs are in high demand.

  • Is there a minimal educational need to be considered for this Data Science certification program?

    If you want to participate in this Data Science Certification Program, you must have a bachelor's degree with a 50 percent (or above) average.

  • What does Data Science entail?

    Data science studies large amounts of data using cutting-edge tools and methodologies to uncover hidden patterns, extract useful information, and make business choices.

  • What influence will Data Science have in 2022?

    Given the vast volumes of data created today, data science will continue to be essential for any company. As a result, both data and the need for Data Scientists will continue to increase.

  • What are the most common Data Science job roles?

    The most in-demand job of the twenty-first century is Data Scientist, and for all the right reasons: the opportunity, earning potential, demand, and more. Other Data Science career positions are in high order: Data Engineer, Data Architect, Data Analyst, and Business Analyst.

  • What are the essential functions and responsibilities of a Data Scientist?

    A Data Scientist identifies the business issues that need to be answered and then develops and tests new algorithms for quicker and more accurate data analytics utilizing a range of technologies such as Tableau, Python, Hive, and others. A Data Scientist also collects, integrates, and analyses data to acquire insights and reduce data issues so that strategies and prediction models may be developed.

  • What is a Data Science Professional's earning potential?

    The field's potential is endless, and Data Science jobs provide many opportunities and high-paying incomes. Based on experience, region, and employer, India's typical Data Scientist compensation might range from Rs.1,000K to Rs.1,800K. (according to Glassdoor) The annual wage in the United States ranges from $113K to $150K

  • How will my doubts/questions be addressed, In this online Data Science certification program?

    We have a specialized staff of admissions counselors that can assist you with your application for this Data Science certification program.

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

    Yes, even after completing the Data Science certification program, you may access the course content.

  • What can I do to find out whether this Data Science certification program is good for me?

    It's always beneficial to learn new talents and broaden your knowledge. This Data Science certification program was created in collaboration with Purdue University and is an excellent combination of a world-renowned curriculum and industry-aligned training, making this program in data science a superb choice.

  • Is it possible to sign up in this Data Science program if I have no prior experience with the subject?

    Yes, even if you have no prior understanding of Data Science, you may enroll in the Data Science certification program since it will take you from the foundations to the top. You will gain all of the high fundamental Data Science abilities.

  • My present position does not need me to work with data. Is it logical for me to pursue this Data Science certification program?

    Data rules businesses all around the world. The more data-driven you are, the better off your company will be. Using data insights, you can make meaningful decisions, create strategies, and help your organization accomplish its goals faster. Enrolling in this comprehensive Data Science curriculum will undoubtedly provide you with a competitive advantage.

  • Can I get a sealed transcript for World Education Services (WES) at the end of the program?

    These Programs are certification programs and do not include any transcripts for WES, this is reserved only for degree programs. We do not offer sealed transcripts and hence, our programs are not applicable for WES or similar services.

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