Microsoft Professional Program Certificate in Data Science
Gain the skills you need to get a job in one of the hottest fields – Data Science. Learn data science fundamentals, key data science tools, and widely-used programming languages from industry and academic experts in this unique program. Built in collaboration with leading universities and employers, the Program will develop the analytical and programming skills required to take advantage of the career opportunities available now in data science.
Made up of three units and a final project, it provides a comprehensive program of study in data science. Learners choose 9 courses from 15 within the three units of study; namely Unit 1 Fundamentals, Unit 2 Core Data Science and Unit 3 Applied Data Science.
The final project requires learners to showcase their data science knowledge and skills, and solve a real-world data science problem in Microsoft Professional Capstone: Data Science.
The courses in this program are run four times each year, starting on 1st July and the courses are self-paced. During each run, Microsoft courses will be available for three months; and the final project will be available for the first month of the following quarter.