University of Calgary - Faculty of Graduate Studies

Faculty of Graduate Studies
Earth Sciences 1010, 2500 University Dr NW, Calgary AB
Calgary, AB
Canada T2N 1N4

Data Science and Analytics

Program Information
Faculty: Graduate Studies
Degree: Certificate
Field of Study: Research Methodology and Quantitative Methods
Description The Certificate in Fundamental Data Science and Analytics introduces students to the tools, techniques, and mindsets necessary to succeed in careers of the future and today’s data-driven world. Designed for working professionals, the curriculum emphasizes collaboration and team building to solve data-driven challenges. Students will learn data collection and examination techniques, data visualization, statistical and computational analytics, and presentation skills. Students will build skills that are transferrable across sectors such as business, retail, e-commerce, advertising, and healthcare.
Website: Data Science and Analytics at University of Calgary - Faculty of Graduate Studies
Length: 4 Month(s)
Cost per year:

Cost shown is for the entire duration of study (4 months).
Test Scores:
  • Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) [min. 86] or International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) [min. 6.5] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Paper Based) [min. 560] or Michigan English Language Assessment Battery [min. 80]
Additional Admission Requirements:
    Applicants are required to have a four year baccalaureate degree, or equivalent from a recognized institution.The successful completion of the following undergraduate courses: computer programming or computer science, statistics, calculus or linear algebra. Applicants must also have a minimum of 3.0 GPA on a 4.0 point system, over the past two years of full-time study (a minimum of 10 full-course equivalents or 60 units) of the undergraduate degree. In exceptional circumstances, individuals who do not meet formal academic requirements but who have significant life achievement may be considered for admission to this program. Such candidates may also be asked for an in-person interview with the Program Director. Please contact the program for details.

    * We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

    Last Updated: December 19, 2018