Data Analyst, Certificate | Part time online | edX - online learning platform | United States
10 months
871 USD/full
871 USD/full
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EdX is an online learning platform trusted by over 12 million users offering the Data Analyst Certificate in collaboration with IBMx.

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This eight-course Professional Certificate from IBM prepares you with job-ready skills for an entry level data analyst role. Position yourself competitively and power your data analyst career for a job in a thriving market or leverage foundational data skills to explore problems in an increasingly data-driven professional world. The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics projects a growth rate of 20% in the data analytics industry until 2028.You will learn the core principles of data analysis, participate in hands-on skills-based practice, and gain the knowledge to help companies make smarter business decisions. You will work with a variety of data sources, project scenarios, and data analysis tools, including Excel, SQL, Python, Jupyter Notebooks, and Cognos Analytics. These online learning tools will offer you practical experience with data manipulation and the application of analytical and data visualization techniques.This Data Analyst Professional Certificate in collaboration with IBMx does not require any prior programming or statistical skills, and is suitable for learners with or without college degrees. A willingness to learn, basic computer literacy, comfort working with numbers, high school math, and a desire to enrich your profile with valuable skills is all you need to get started in this course.

With the IBM Data Analyst Professional Certificate you will develop the confidence and portfolio to begin a career as an associate or junior data analyst by learning the essential skills that help professionals in a wide range of job functions and industries explore business problems.

Job Outlook

  • Data Analytics and Science professionals in the US have an average starting salary of over $80,000.
  • Data Analysts are in demand, with 20% growth expected through 2028 (U.S. Bureau of Lab Statistics)
  • Over 2.5 Million jobs in data science and related professions (Burning glass).

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Data Analytics Basics for Everyone
  • Analyzing Data with Excel
  • Data Visualization and Building Dashboards with Excel and Cognos
  • Python Basics for Data Science
  • Python for Data Science Project
  • SQL for Data Science
  • Analyzing Data with Python
  • Visualizing Data with Python
  • Data Analytics and Visualization Capstone Project

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 10 months
    • 2 hrs/week

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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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