Data Science

Learn to leverage the power of big data to extract insights and improve decision making for real-word problems. Gain hands-on experience in data management and visualization, machine learning, statistical models, and more for a career in data science.

This program is perfect for...

  • Professionals from a variety of sectors who want to learn data analytics or whose job now requires it
  • Technologists and software developers looking to switch careers into data analytics
  • Those with a statistics background who want to build out their skills in data management, visualization, and programming for a data science role

What you can learn.

  • Explore data sets with Python and learn the foundational tools and techniques to analyze data, deliver insights and build forecasting models
  • Gain expertise in Exploratory Data Analysis (EDA) and advanced data visualization, using R and Tableau
  • Understand the management of big data, types of NoSQL data stores, and the framework of Hadoop and its ecosystem
  • Apply machine learning techniques using R to train, evaluate, improve performance and present analyses of statistical models

About this certificate

Today’s data scientist is a data-driven problem solver who must not only have the business acumen and customer insights to ask the right question, but also the skills to then answer it correctly. Part art, part science, you’ll combine skills in data management, programming, statistics and machine learning to extract, analyze, and communicate your findings. With our 10-week intensive program or four-course standard data science certificate, you’ll gain the foundational knowledge needed for a career as a data scientist, data analyst or business analyst.

Data Science Intensive

Fast track your studies with our 10-week Data Science Intensive

Our Data Science Certificate in two program formats: standard and intensive. 

With our intensive program, you can earn your Data Science Certificate in just 10 weeks! Required courses are taken together as a bundle, but offer the same rigor and credentials as our standard format option. Classes are located in Westwood and are held in person 3x a week.

Enroll in Intensive Format

Standard vs. Intensive
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  Standard Intensive



Online Courses

In-person Courses

Academic Certificate

Digital Badge

SBi-Lab Membership

Online Career Services

6-24 Months


10 Weeks



*Textbooks/Materials Not Included

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Click below to view the required and elective courses, if applicable, for this program.

Required Courses
COM SCI X 450.1
Typically Offered: Fall, Winter, Spring, Summer
COM SCI X 450.2
Typically Offered: Fall, Winter, Spring, Summer
COM SCI X 450.3
Typically Offered: Fall, Winter, Spring, Summer
COM SCI X 450.4
Typically Offered: Fall, Winter, Spring, Summer
Suggested Prerequisite
COM SCI X 450.00 is a suggested prerequisite course for students with limited or no prior programming, statistics, or data analytics knowledge. 
COM SCI X 450.00
Optional Internship Elective
COM SCI X 460.100 Digital Technology Internship may be taken as an optional elective course. It is not required for the certificate. 

Estimated Cost Breakdown

All courses in this program are paid for individually, unless otherwise noted. An application form is required to establish candidacy in this program. From the 'Apply Now' button, complete the online application and pay the application fee if applicable.

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Estimated Program Tuition


Estimated program textbook/materials


*The Application & Candidacy Fee establishes your candidacy in the program for a period of time covering normal progress toward completion and may allow you to access a variety of program benefits.

**Federal Financial Aid Gainful Employment Disclosures

The U.S. Department of Education requires colleges and universities to disclose certain information for any financial aid eligible program that, “prepares students for gainful employment in a recognized occupation”. This information includes program costs; occupations that the program prepares students to enter; occupational profiles; on time completion rate; and for the most recent award year: the number of students who have completed the program, the number of students who complete the program within the estimated duration, the job placement rate, and the median Title IV and private loan debt incurred by those who complete the program. For gainful employment information for this program, visit our Financial Aid page.

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