Executive Education Online: Data Science

Our online data science programs provide expert-led, interdisciplinary learning opportunities for emerging workforces. Each program combines real-time professor engagement with self-directed study for best-in-class online professional education. Choose from any one of our programs or combine multiple programs for a custom-designed program track.

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Big Data. Big Potential.

Our online data science programs allow early to mid-career professionals with limited to no
data science background to leverage their real-world skills while experiencing an expert-led series of courses
designed to meet today’s demand for data-driven analytics and strategic, data-based decision-making.

Data Mining

Deep Learning

Big Data

What is Data Science?

Data science is an interdisciplinary field that uses scientific methods, processes, algorithms and systems to extract knowledge and insights from structured and unstructured data. Data science is related to data mining, deep learning and big data. It transforms accumulated raw data so that it can be easily interpreted and acted upon.

How can it add value?

  • Improving decision-making
  • Providing quantifiable, data-driven evidence
  • Directing actions based on trends
  • Identifying new opportunities
  • Improving goal-setting

Our Online Data Science Programs

DATA COMMUNICATOR

This program teaches best-practice professional techniques for effectively communicating data analysis. Participants will
develop intermediate skills and knowledge of tools used for optimizing data visualization and storytelling. Ethics in Data Science is introduced in this series.

DATA SCIENCE LITERATE

This program series is designed for individuals with limited to no experience in Data Science. Participants will develop a basic understanding of data science terminology and tools that can be applied to their positions, industry, or ambitions.

PYTHON BASICS FOR ANALYTICS

Designed for existing SAS and power Excel users who frequently leverage analytic tools and want to transition to a Python-based delivery, this program will develop basic Python skills to transition and augment existing analytic skill sets.

DATAPRO 1

This program will continue the training in basic Python skills to transition and augment existing analytic skill sets. The program is designed for resources developing and delivering complex analytic assets to an organization.

PREDICTIVE MODELING & ANALYTICS

This course will take a problem-based learning approach to the foundational concepts of data science. Program participants will learn the process of developing and completing a data science project by determining which tools to use to solve analytic problems.

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NC State Executive Education’s Digital Badge Program will award verifiable, digital credentials to eligible course participants.
Digital badges are a visual display of the skill you have developed and help you to instantly verify your professional
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an individual’s skillset or potential.

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