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  Nov 23, 2017
 
Montgomery College 2017-2018 Catalog

Data Science Certificate: 256


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This certificate will provide students with experience in the field of data science including such areas as data management, data analysis, data collection, and data visualization. It is suitable for students who wish to begin work in the field, for those who wish to supplement their existing coursework with additional experiences in these data science areas, and for students who have obtained a bachelor's or other degree in any number of analytical and scientific fields and wish to upgrade or update their skills and training.

Program Requirements


All students should review the Advising Worksheet and consult an advisor.

Total Credits: 16


Program Outcomes


Upon completion of this program a student will be able to:

  • Assess different analysis and data management techniques and justify the selection of a particular model or technique for a given task.
  • Execute analyses of large and disparate datasets and construct models necessary for these analyses.

  • Demonstrate competency with programming languages and environments for data analysis.

  • Summarize findings of complex analyses in a concise way for a target audience using both graphics and statistical measures.

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