This online certificate program gives professionals the fundamentals they need to succeed in big data and metrics-driven environments. Hands-on courses cover strategic information design, data analytics and filtering, visualization best practices, and programming basics. Industry experts expand students’ understanding of data storytelling applications and techniques for bringing complex statistics to life for a variety of audiences and uses.
Timeline to Completion: Courses last six to nine weeks. Most students take two courses per semester. The certificate must be completed in two years, but many students finish in three semesters or one year.
Enrollment Type: Noncredit
Number of Courses: 4 courses
Format: Online only
Course Sequence: Students are advised to take Data Visualization 101 first and Data Visualization Portfolio Development last.