About this Specialization

The 5 courses in this University of Michigan specialization introduce learners to data science through the python programming language. This skills-based specialization is intended for learners who have a basic python or programming background, and want to apply statistical, machine learning, information visualization, text analysis, and social network analysis techniques through popular python toolkits such as pandas, matplotlib, scikit-learn, nltk, and networkx to gain insight into their data. Introduction to Data Science in Python (course 1), Applied Plotting, Charting & Data Representation in Python (course 2), and Applied Machine Learning in Python (course 3) should be taken in order and prior to any other course in the specialization. After completing those, courses 4 and 5 can be taken in any order. All 5 are required to earn a certificate.
Learner Career Outcomes
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23%
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Intermediate Level
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Learner Career Outcomes
34%
Started a new career after completing this specialization.
23%
Got a pay increase or promotion.
Shareable Certificate
Earn a Certificate upon completion
100% online courses
Start instantly and learn at your own schedule.
Flexible Schedule
Set and maintain flexible deadlines.
Intermediate Level
Approximately 5 months to complete
Suggested pace of 7 hours/week
English

There are 5 Courses in this Specialization

Course1

Course 1

Introduction to Data Science in Python

4.5
stars
23,450 ratings
5,270 reviews
Course2

Course 2

Applied Plotting, Charting & Data Representation in Python

4.5
stars
5,589 ratings
940 reviews
Course3

Course 3

Applied Machine Learning in Python

4.6
stars
7,159 ratings
1,299 reviews
Course4

Course 4

Applied Text Mining in Python

4.3
stars
3,416 ratings
656 reviews

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