This Data Science program is ideal for all working professionals, covering job-critical topics like R, Python programming, Machine Learning algorithms, and NLP concepts, Data Visualization with Tableau in great detail via our interactive learning model with live sessions by global practitioners, practical labs, IBM Hackathons, and industry projects.
The Post Graduate Program in Data Science Program Certification in partnership with Purdue University leverages Purdue’s academic excellence in Data Science and Simplilearn’s collaboration with IBM, providing a comprehensive view of the Data Science domain.
This PG in Data Science has a comprehensive course curriculum covering Statistics, key programming languages, Machine Learning algorithms, and more - with a Capstone project to culminate your learning experience.
Get started with the Post Graduate Program in Data Science in partnership with Purdue University and explore everything about the Data Science program. Kickstart your Data Science journey with the preparatory courses on Statistics and Programming.
Discover R Programming with this Data Science 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.
Kickstart your learning of Python for Data Science with this Data Science program and familiarize yourself with programming, tastefully crafted by IBM.
Elevate your Python skills to a new level with this interactive Data Science program and establish your mastery of Data Science and analytics techniques using Python programming.
In this Data Science 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 program covers Tableau Desktop 10 training that will help you gain a variety of skills in the powerful platform including building visualizations, organizing data, and designing dashboards.
At the end of the Data Science program, culminate your new Data Science skills with a hands-on, industry-relevant capstone project bringing together every course into one portfolio-worthy capstone.
This Data Science 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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Disclaimer - The projects have been built leveraging real publicly available data-sets of the mentioned organizations.
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.
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.
By 2021, IDC predicts Data Science and cognitive computing spending will reach $52.2 billion. Data Scientist is one of the hottest professions.
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This Data Science program caters to working professionals across industries. The learner diversity adds richness to class discussions and interactions.
Candidates can apply to this Data Science program in 3 steps. Selected candidates receive an offer of admission, which is accepted by admission fee payment
Tell us about yourself and why you want to do a Data Science program
An admission panel will shortlist candidates based on their application
Selected candidates can start the Data Science program within 1-2 weeks
For admission to this Post Graduate Program, candidates should have:
The admission fee for this Data Science program is $ 4,200. This fee covers applicable program charges and the Purdue Alumni Association membership fee.
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.
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For admission to this PG in Data Science, you should have:
The admission process consists of three simple steps:
We have partnered with Affirm to provide competitive financing options(EMI option available) including 0%APR with no hidden costs for different tenures.
To ensure money is not a barrier in the path of learning we offer various financing options to help you find this Data Science program more financially manageable. Please refer to our “Admissions Fee and Financing” section for more details.
Data science is the domain that deals with vast volumes of data using modern tools and techniques to find unseen patterns, derive meaningful information, and make business decisions.
Data science is an essential part of any industry today and will continue to be, given the massive amounts of data produced. Meaning both data and the demand for Data Science professionals is only going to rise.
This Data Science program gives you a step-by-step guide to learn all the concepts from scratch. The entire syllabus is divided into the following courses:
Data science has spread its wings across sectors and industries, including, healthcare, finance, retail, ecommerce and more, making it a lucrative field. And in order to grab the best opportunities in the field, a world-renowned certification (especially from a prestigious university) acts like a career catalyst.
Data Scientist is named the sexiest job of the 21st century and for all the right reasons - the opportunities, salary potential, demand, and more. Following which, other Data Science job roles are in demand too: Data Analyst, Business Analyst, Data Engineer, Data Architect.
A Data Scientist determines the business questions that need answers and then come up with different approaches to solve the problem, using a wide variety of tools like Tableau, Python, Hive, and more to develop and test new algorithms for faster and more accurate data analytics. A Data Scientist also gathers, merges, and analyzes data to gain insights and simplify data problems to develop strategies and predictive models.
Opportunities in the field are limitless, and job roles in Data Science promise plenty of possibilities and high-paying salaries. In India, the average Data Scientist salary can range from Rs.1,000K to Rs.1,800K based on experience, location, and organization. (according to glassdoor.com) In the US, the salary ranges from $113K to $150K yearly.
Yes, you are supposed to have a bachelor’s degree with an average of 50% (or higher) if you wish to enroll in this Post Graduate in Data Science Program.
As a part of this PG in Data Science, in collaboration with IBM, you will receive the following:
You will get a Purdue Alumni Association Membership after completion of this PG program in Data Science.
Upon successful completion of the data science program, you will be awarded a Post Graduate Program in Data Science joint certification by Simplilearn and Purdue University. You will also get industry-recognized certificates from IBM and Simplilearn for the courses on the learning path after successful course completion.
Once you make the first installment of the Data Science program 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.
Our teaching assistants are a dedicated team of subject matter experts here to help you get certified in Data Science on your first attempt. They engage students proactively to assure the course path is followed and to help you enrich your learning experience, from class onboarding to project mentoring and job assistance.
We have a team of dedicated admissions counselors who can guide you as you apply for this post graduation in Data Science program.
All of our highly qualified Data Science instructors are industry 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.
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 Science.
|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||
|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|
Yes, you can access the course content even after the completion of the Data Science program.
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Learning new skills and expanding your knowledge is always a plus point. This Data Science program is developed in partnership with Purdue University, a perfect blend of world-renowned curriculum and industry-aligned training, which makes this data science boot camp online just the right one for you!
Yes, you can join the Data Science program even if you do not belong to a technical background. However, having a basic knowledge of programming languages and mathematics will be beneficial.
Yes, you can enroll in the Data Science program even if you don’t have any prior knowledge in Data Science since PGP in Data Science will take you through the fundamentals to the top of the ladder, where you learn all the advanced critical Data Science skills.
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 Science program is definitely going to be an advantage, and nothing less.
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 Science program.
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.
The Post Graduate Program in Data Science is offered on a non-credit basis and is not transferable to a degree.
A data science background makes you eligible to work in various job roles such as data scientist, machine learning engineer, business intelligence analyst, data analyst, and data architect. All job roles are highly valued across organizations and are high-paying career options you can explore. Simplilearn’s Data Science program is a great way to develop strong data science fundamentals and skill set to pursue high-paying job roles.
Simplilearn’s Data Science program in collaboration with Purdue University is one of the most sought-after courses designed by industry experts. This program helps you stand out in competition and makes it easier to get noticed by top hiring companies. The program is an excellent blend of theoretical knowledge and practical exposure. It encompasses exclusive hackathons and project-based learning with industry datasets from Amazon, UBER, Comcast.
Our Data Science program covers all the essential concepts and skills using various modules. Some of the key modules are as follow
Our Data Science program curriculum is designed meticulously by leading industry experts and faculty members keeping in mind all the essential skills and concepts for a successful data science career. It is highly recommended to learn the modules in the order mentioned in the learning path as the content builds on information from previous modules.
Data science experts are responsible for processing large amounts of data to visualize them for any hidden trends, patterns, and drawing meaningful insights. Such insights are helpful in solving critical business problems and informed decision-making. Data science experts need to apply techniques such as exploratory data analysis, statistical modeling, and machine learning to establish or uncover meaningful correlations in raw data. This data science online program can help you to achieve the necessary skills for handling all these responsibilities.
For admission to Simplilearn’s Post Graduate Program in Data Science, you should have the below requirements fulfilled :
Data Science demands are growing due to the lack of talent in space, companies across the world tend to pay higher to skilled data science professionals. Salary potential further improves with certification which can be achieved by going through good data science programs such as Simplilearn’s PG in Data Science. Below are some figures for data scientist’s average annual salaries across some countries:
Certainly, data science is a promising career with numerous opportunities for advancement in the future. Data science roles are in high demand with competitive salaries. In fact, some of the reports by Linkedin suggest that data scientist has been named "the most promising career" while Glassdoor has named it "best job in America". Our Data Science program enables you to be equipped with all the required skills for a promising data science career.
Programming is an integral part of the data science domain. Scripting and mathematics are primary and vital concepts for data science projects. It is highly recommended for aspirants willing to opt for a data science career to gain fundamental knowledge or work experience in the above fields. Python and R are popular programming languages for all data science roles. Our Data Science program will help you learn programming languages with ease.
The following are refresher courses for this program to get you started: