Business Analytics Micromasters Program – Data Scientist Online Course Launched

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edX has launched an online analytics course, the GTx Micromasters Program in Analytics: Essential Tools and Methods. The Micromasters program includes three modules and teaches students how to use analytics tools, including SQL, R, and Python.

edX of San Diego, a company that provides online learning courses and programs, has launched the GTx Micromasters Program in Analytics: Essential Tools and Methods.

More information on the launch can be found by visiting

The recently launched online program was nominated for the 2020 edX prize. Developed in by edX and Georgia Tech, the course helps individuals learn desirable skills that enable them to launch or build their careers in analytics. The program is led by a team of expert faculty and includes three graduate-level courses to be completed over 10 months.

Upon completion, students will receive a Micromasters certificate which can be used to complete an advanced degree. A global study indicates a shortage of qualified analysts and that 97 percent of companies with revenues over $100 million require analyst employees. With a Micromasters certificate in Analytics, graduates can go on to become research analysts, data analysts, and data scientists.

During the course, students will learn about visualization techniques and data collection, as well as how to understand and use analytics tools such as SQL, Python, and R. They will also complete a series of practical projects that will give them hands-on industry experience, including building a data analysis pipeline. The company says these practical projects will help students to hone their skills and equip them for a career in data analysis.

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Three modules are included as part of the launch. They are Introduction to Analytics Modeling, Computing for Data Analysis, and Data Analytics for Business. They cover topics such as basic programming principles, data mining, analytics models and methods, and machine learning.

Students will be required to complete eight to ten hours of study per week for each module. Interested parties can sign up for the program via the company’s website.

edX is a provider of flexible online educational programs in partnership with more than 160 universities across the United States. They provide a wide range of executive educational programs, MicroMasters Programs, and Online Masters Degrees that cover areas such as finance, analytics, and computing.

For more information about edX and the launch of the GTx Micromasters Program in Analytics: Essential Tools and Methods, visit

Contact Info:
Name: Darren Jones
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Organization: Stunning Clever E-Learning
Address: 7676 Hazard Center Drive Suite 500, San Diego, CA 92108, United States
Phone: +1-858-348-4710

Source: NewsNetwork

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