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Real-world case studies to jumpstart your career

Professional Certificate in
Data Science

What you will learn

  • Fundamental R programming skills
  • Statistical concepts such as probability, inference, and modeling and how to apply them in practice
  • Gain experience with the tidyverse, including data visualization with ggplot2 and data wrangling with dplyr
  • Become familiar with essential tools for practicing data scientists such as Unix/Linux, git and GitHub, and RStudio
  • Implement machine learning algorithms
  • In-depth knowledge of fundamental data science concepts through motivating real-world case studies
Expert instruction
9 skill-building courses
Progress at your own speed
1 year 5 months
2 - 3 hours per week
Discounted price: $1,332.90
Pre-discounted price: $1,481USD
For the full program experience

Courses in this program

  1. HarvardX's Data Science Professional Certificate

Meet your instructor
from Harvard University (HarvardX)

Rafael Irizarry
Professor of Biostatistics
Harvard University

Experts from HarvardX committed to teaching online learning

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Discounted price: $1,332.90
Pre-discounted price: $1,481USD
9 courses in 1 year 5 months
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