Do more with Microsoft Excel. You’ll even learn to model historic stock trends — and, hopefully, beat the market.
Pursuing a data analytics boot camp is a big step, no matter where you are in your professional journey. Our program is designed to not only equip you with the fundamental tools and skills you need to accelerate your career, but to also provide you with unparalleled support and resources before, during, and after your boot camp.
More than 2.5 quintillion bytes of data are created each day — much of which can be used to translate information into global insights, predict future trends, and help organizations make better decisions.
That’s why data analytics is a fast-growing field in today’s economy, with jobs projected to grow by 31% from 2020 through 2030.1
Additionally, data analyst is one of Glassdoor’s Top 50 Jobs in America for 2022.2
Our Career Engagement Network will help you apply the tools and knowledge you’ll learn in your program to advance your career. They will assist you in developing a strong portfolio, a polished resume, and sharp interview skills. You’ll also have access to career resources throughout your professional life.
|Time to complete||24 weeks|
|Live classes||9 hrs/week|
|Homework & projects||20+ hrs/week|
3 weekday evenings
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“I took the boot camp to improve upon my technical skills and build my portfolio to show to potential employers. It has given me so many new tech skills and this allowed me to land a new, more technical position at a great company.” Mairead L.
“I knew it was a rigorous course that would teach you everything you need to know to enter the data analytics field. I am connecting my undergrad bachelor’s degree and this new [certificate credential] to start my career as a junior data and business analyst.” Damian S.
“My experience was positive and beneficial in changing career paths. Since completing this boot camp, I have become employed in a relevant field with access to the type of growth I want for myself.” Sarah D.
“I chose to attend to round out my technical skills, and the program did all that and more. I am a significantly better programmer than I was when I started. I also made good friends and got a job as a direct result of the program.” Charles R.
“Career Services gave me a great framework for what employers were looking for and judging from applicants. I found this especially useful since I come from a creative background and still wanted to emphasize those skills while highlighting my newly acquired technical skills.” Noni B.
The mission of the School of Professional Studies is to provide a superior Northwestern education to outstanding students whose academic pursuits must be balanced with professional or personal commitments. SPS strives to be a national leader in continuing and professional education by providing innovative learning opportunities that serve the lifelong learning needs of its students.
This program is offered through the Northwestern University School of Professional Studies in collaboration with edX.
edX, part of 2U Inc., works with respected universities and organizations to deliver innovative, skills-based training to a community of over 45 million learners around the world to support them at every stage of their lives and careers. edX delivers boot camps through an immersive learning experience with expert services and valuable resources. As of 2021, graduates have been hired by 6,700+ companies, including more than 62% of the Fortune 100.