Tag: data management

Learn SAS And Become A Data Ninja


From Udemy: “You will learn how to code in the SAS statistical programming language, to help you start a career/gain employment, or to move up at your current company. If you’re studying SAS at a post-secondary institution, this course can not only help you with school projects but prepare you for a career after you complete your education. SAS is the most used language commercially. SAS is a powerful statistical … Continue Reading

Brown University – Masters in Data Science


From Brown: “The Master’s Program in Data Science (ScM) prepares students from a wide range of disciplinary backgrounds for distinctive careers in data science. Rooted in a research collaboration between four very strong academic departments (Applied Mathematics, Biostatistics, Computer Science, and Mathematics), the master’s program offers a unique and rigorous education for people building careers in data science and/or big data management. The program is designed to provide a fundamental … Continue Reading

Syracuse University – Master of Science in Applied Data Science


From Syracuse: “The MS in Applied Data Science prepares students with the practical analytical and technical skills to apply analytical concepts to gain insight from small and large datasets. This curriculum offers an inovative blend of information science and management principles. While the overall program focuses on applications of data science to enterprise operations and processes, individual courses tackle data handling issues such as data capture, management, analysis, and communication … Continue Reading


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From Quick-R: “R is an elegant and comprehensive statistical and graphical programming language. Unfortunately, it can also have a steep learning curve. I created this website for both current R users, and experienced users of other statistical packages…who would like to transition into R. My goal is to help you quickly access this language in your work. I assume that you are already familiar with the statistical methods covered and … Continue Reading

R Tutorial

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This series of text-based tutorials covering a variety of introductory topics in R: Input Basic Data Types Basic Operations and Numerical Descriptions Basic Probability Distributions Basic Plots Intermediate Plotting Indexing Into Vectors Linear Least Squares Regression Calculating Confidence Intervals Calculating pValues Calculating The Power Of A Test Two Way Tables Data Management Time Data Types Introduction to Programming Object Oriented Programming Case Study: Working Through a HW Problem Case Study II: … Continue Reading

Data Wrangling with MongoDB


From Udacity: “In this course, we will explore how to wrangle data from diverse sources and shape it to enable data-driven applications. Some data scientists spend the bulk of their time doing this! Students will learn how to gather and extract data from widely used data formats. They will learn how to assess the quality of data and explore best practices for data cleaning. We will also introduce students to … Continue Reading

Data Wrangling with Python


From O’Reilly: “How do you take your data analysis skills beyond Excel to the next level? By learning just enough Python to get stuff done. This hands-on guide shows non-programmers like you how to process information that’s initially too messy or difficult to access. Through various step-by-step exercises, you’ll learn how to acquire, clean, analyze, and present data efficiently. You’ll also discover how to automate your data process, schedule file- … Continue Reading

Foundations of Data Science


From Springboard: “Launch your Data Science career with this introductory course. Build a solid foundation in R and start exploring data-related careers. What you’ll learn: Becoming a data scientist isn’t easy. It takes more than just mastering skills like statistics, data wrangling, and visualization. You need to learn how to ask the right questions and weave a story around your findings. By the end of the course, you’ll: Build a … Continue Reading

Data Management and Visualization


This course is 1 of 5 in the Data Analysis and Interpretation Specialization. From Coursera: “Whether being used to customize advertising to millions of website visitors or streamline inventory ordering at a small restaurant, data is becoming more integral to success. Too often, we’re not sure how use data to find answers to the questions that will make us more successful in what we do. In this course, you will discover … Continue Reading

Big Data Integration and Processing


This course is 3 of 6 in the Coursera Big Data Specialization. From Coursera: “At the end of this course, you will be able to: Retrieve data from example database and big data management systems Describe the connections between data management operations and the big data processing patterns needed to utilize them in large-scale analytical applications. Identify when a big data problem needs data integration Execute simple big data integration and … Continue Reading