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Data Scientist

Course Type: Graduate Degree
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Certification: Simplilearn’s exclusive certification
Study Mode: Online
Location: Online
Fees: $1,199
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About This Course

The Data Scientist Masters Program has been designed keeping in mind the requirements of the new wave of demand for strong analytics professionals. It equips you with all the conceptual and technical skills required for the ultimate position in the analytics industry. The program provides access to high quality eLearning content, simulation exams, a community moderated by experts, and other resources that ensure you follow the optimal path to your dream role of Data Scientist.

The course introduces the participant to business analytics using excel and then slowly transitions us to the most in-demand analytics technologies – R, SAS and Python– and teaches implementation of various data science concepts such as data exploration, visualization, and hypothesis testing. Special focus has been placed on predictive analytics like regression, clustering, and smoothening techniques. The entire learning experience is tied together with demos and a final project. After completing all aspects of the training you will be well placed to take up the role of data scientist with the analytics team of your target organization.

The course is a package of over 100+ hours of instructor led training and 200+ hours of e-learning. Once you meet the requirements of the program, you will receive a master’s certificate from Simplilearn stating that you have acquired the skillset of a Data Scientist.

Career Advancement Areas:

“Data Scientist” is the pinnacle rank in an analytics organization. Glassdoor has ranked Data Scientist first in the 25 Best Jobs for 2016. Needless to say, good data scientists are scarce and in great demand. As a data scientist you will be required to understand the business problem, design the analysis, collect and format the required data, apply algorithms or techniques using the correct tools, and finally make recommendations backed by data.
There is a huge skill gap when it comes to Data Science. Companies are ramping up analytics teams, to have the ability to squeeze the maximum customer insight from data.

• According to, the advanced analytics market will be worth $29.53 Billion by 2019
• points to a report by Glassdoor that the average salary of a data scientist is $118,709
• Randstand reports that pay hikes in the analytics industry is 50% more than IT
• A McKinsey study predicts that by 2018, the US could face a shortage of 140,000 to 190,000 people with deep analytical skills

What You Will Learn

  • Data Science with SAS Training
  • Data Science Certification Training - R Programming
  • Big Data Hadoop and Spark Developer
  • Business Analytics with Excel
  • Data Science with Python

Course Details

Prerequisites NA
Duration 12 months access
Who Should Register?
  • IT professionals
  • Analytics Managers
  • Business Analysts
  • Banking and Finance professionals
  • Marketing Managers
  • Supply Chain Network Managers
  • Freshers into data analytics domain
  • Students in UG/ PG Analytics Programs