Data Scientist is one of the hottest professions. IBM predicts the demand for Data Scientists will rise by 28% by 2020. Simplilearn’s Data Scientist Master’s Program co-developed with IBM encourages you to master skills including statistics, hypothesis testing, data mining, clustering, decision trees, linear and logistic regression, data wrangling, data visualization, regression models, Hadoop, Spark, PROC SQL, SAS Macros, recommendation engine, supervised ,and unsupervised learning and more.
This Data Scientist Master’s Program covers extensive Data Science training, combining online instructor-led classes and self-paced learning co-developed with IBM. The program concludes with a capstone project designed to reinforce the learning by building a real industry product encompassing all the key aspects learned throughout the program. The skills focused on in this program will help prepare you for the role of a Data Scientist.
PURPOSE OF THE COURSE
A Data scientist is the top ranking professional in any analytics organization. Glassdoor ranks Data Scientists first in the 25 Best Jobs for 2019. In today’s market, Data Scientists are scarce and in demand. As a Data Scientist, you are required to understand the business problem, design a data analysis strategy, collect and format the required data, apply algorithms or techniques using the correct tools, and make recommendations backed by data.
WHO SHOULD ATTEND?
The Data Science role requires an amalgam of experience, data science knowledge, and correct tools and technologies. It is a solid career choice for both new and experienced professionals. Aspiring professionals of any educational background with an analytical frame of mind are most suited to pursue the Data Scientist Master’s Program, including:
Banking and Finance Professionals
Supply Chain Network Managers
Beginners or Recent Graduates in Bachelors or Master’s Degree
Upon completion of this Master’s Program, you will receive the certificates from IBM and Simplilearn in the Data Scientist courses on the learning path*. These certificates will testify to your skills as an expert in Data Science. You will also receive the following:
USD 1200 worth of IBM cloud credits that you can leverage for hands-on exposure
Access to IBM cloud platforms featuring IBM Watson and other software for 24/7 practice
Access to digital badges from IBM
Industry-recognized Master’s Certificate in data science
Professionals wishing to succeed in this Data Science program should have:
Basic knowledge of statistics
Basic understanding of any programming language
This class will be presented as a hands-on ONLINE course spanning a period of 6 months. In addition to study materials presented in your classroom (text is included as part of your registration) and recorded lectures, you will also have direct interaction with your instructor and other students by way of asynchronous discussions.