Essential Technologies for Business, Certificate | Part time online | edX - online learning platform | United States
3 months
247 USD/full
247 USD/full
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EdX is an online learning platform trusted by over 12 million users offering the Essential Technologies for Business Certificate in collaboration with IBMx.

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The courses featured in this Essential Technologies for Business Professional Certificate in collaboration with IBMx provide you with the core foundational knowledge of all three core technologies, including their business value and impact they provide, their applications and use cases, and an understanding of how these technologies work. You will not only become familiar with the common terms and tools associated with cloud, AI, and data science, but also experience them in action and learn hands-on skills to start working with them.Each course includes hands-on assignments and interactions that demonstrate specific technologies in action. These practical exercises are suitable for even those without any specialized IT skills or programming knowledge. In fact, there is no prerequisite knowledge required to be successful in this program other than basic computer literacy skills and experiences with devices that support modern web browsers.

Almost any organization that looks to disrupt or pioneer in a global or local market, and any individual looking to contribute to this vision needs to understand and leverage these essential technologies. What’s more, having skills and understanding in all three together will further increase your competitiveness and value in your company and the job market at large, and ultimately help you and your company reach your full potential.

Job Outlook

  • This program is suitable for a variety of learners who are beginners with these technologies, including managers and executives, and professionals who want to contribute to rapidly emerging parts of their organization.
  • It is also a great entry point for any learner looking to upskill, and launch a career in cutting-edge and in-demand areas of data science, AI, Machine Learning or Cloud.
  • Lastly, this program intended to help any individual or team looking to manage and grow their business effectively in the 21st century.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Cloud Computing
  • AI for Everyone: Master the Basics
  • Data Science

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 3 months
    • 2 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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