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Master Excel's data analysis capabilities

Professional Certificate in
Excel Fundamentals

What you will learn

  • Course 1: Data Analysis Fundamentals in Excel
  • Course 2: Visualizing Data in Excel
  • Course 3: Math and Statistics in Excel Online

Please note on December 31, 2019, this program will be retiring and no longer available on edX. If you are interested in earning the Professional Certificate you must be complete the program by December 31, 2019 in order to earn the certificate.

The Excel Fundamentals will help you gain proficiency in Excel for a variety of uses, from pivot tables to decoding complex math formulas.

Excel Fundamentals is a highly focused, standalone three-course series. Our approach combines self-directed online learning with hands-on labs, using the latest tools so you can hit the ground running.

By enrolling in a shorter program, you can more quickly gain a standalone Professional Certificate and the valuable analytics skills that employers are looking for.

Expert instruction
3 skill-building courses
Progress at your own speed
4 months
2 - 4 hours per week
For the full program experience

Courses in this program

  1. Microsoft's Excel Fundamentals Professional Certificate

  2. 2–4 hours per week, for 6 weeks
    Develop your skills with Excel, one of the common tools that data scientists depend on to gather, transform, analyze, and visualize data.
  3. 2–4 hours per week, for 4 weeks
    Learn the basics of Excel, one of the most popular data analysis tools, to help visualize and gain insights from your data.
  4. 2–4 hours per week, for 6 weeks
    Learn essential mathematical skills for analyzing data
    • 85% of companies are predicted to adopt big data analytics by 2022. (World Economic Forum)
    • In the United States alone, there is a shortage of 151,717 people with data science skills. (LinkedIn Workforce Report)
    • 28% projected spike in demand for data scientists and advanced analysts by 2020. (Forbes)

Meet your instructors

from Microsoft
Dany Hoter
Solutions Architect
Trevor Barnes
Content Developer
Jonathan Sanito
Senior Content Developer
Ben Olsen
Sr. Content Developer
Tom Carpenter
Data Science and Research Consultant

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