Python Data Science, Certificate | Part time online | edX - online learning platform | United States
6 months
516 USD/full
516 USD/full
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EdX is an online learning platform trusted by over 12 million users offering the Python Data Science in collaboration with IBMx. Data is at the heart of our digital economy and Data Science has been ranked as the hottest profession of the 21st century.

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Whether you are new to the job market or already in the workforce and looking to upskill yourself, this five course Data Science with Python Professional Certificate program is aimed at preparing you for a career in data science and machine learning.

No prior computer programming experience required!

You will start by learning Python, the most popular language for data science. You will then develop skills for data analysis and data visualization and also get a practical introduction in machine learning. Finally, you will apply and demonstrate your knowledge of data science and machine learning with a capstone project involving a real life business problem.

This Python Data Science program offered by EdX in partnership with IBMx is taught by experts and focused on hands-on learning and job readiness. As such you will work with real datasets and will be given no-charge access to tools like Jupyter notebooks in the IBM Cloud. You will utilize popular Python toolkits and libraries such as pandas, numpy, matplotlib, seaborn, folium, scipy, scikitlearn, and more.

Start developing data and analytical skills today and launch your career in data science!

Programme Structure

What you will learn

  • Understand Python language basics and apply to data science

  • Practice iterative data science using Jupyter notebooks on IBM Cloud

  • Analyze data using Python libraries like pandas and numpy

  • Create stunning data visualizations with matplotlib, folium and seaborn

  • Build machine learning models using scipy and scikitlearn

  • Demonstrate proficiency in solving real life data science problems

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 6 months
    • 3 hrs/week

Start dates & application deadlines

You can apply for and start this programme anytime.




  • Self-paced

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any specific GRE, GMAT or GPA grading score requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    516 USD/full
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    Based on the tuition of 516 USD for the full programme during 6 months.
  • National

    516 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 516 USD for the full programme during 6 months.


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