Professional Course

Data Science Prep Course

Springboard, Online
4-6 weeks
490 USD
Next course start
Inquire about online training See details
Self-paced Online
4-6 weeks
490 USD
Next course start
Inquire about online training See details
Self-paced Online
This provider usually responds within 48 hours 👍

Course description


Data Science Prep Course

Need more prep for our Data Science Career Track? You've come to the right place. In this mentor-led course, you'll spend 4-6 weeks learning foundational skills in Python programming and statistics, as well as introductory data science concepts—all via a curriculum specifically designed to help you pass the Data Science Career Track admissions technical skills survey.

Do you work at this company and want to update this page?

Is there out-of-date information about your company or courses published here? Fill out this form to get in touch with us.

Upcoming start dates

1 start date available

Inquire about online training

  • Self-paced Online
  • Online

Who should attend?

This course is for go-getters who want to enroll in our Data Science Career Track, but who need an introduction to, or a refresher in, Python programming or core data science concepts. No prior coding experience is required, but to be successful, we recommend that students are already proficient in high-school level mathematics and are eager to learn more advanced concepts where necessary.

Training content

Unit 1 - Introduction to Data Science & Python

  • Introduction to Python
  • Statistics refresher
  • Data visualization

Unit 2 - Intermediate Python for Data Science

  • Dictionaries and their applications
  • Advanced control flow techniques
  • Input and output

Unit 3 - Foundations of Probability

  • Counting and probability
  • Conditional probability and independence
  • Bayes Theorem

Unit 4 - Computer Science Primer

  • Basics of data structures
  • Fundamentals of algorithm analysis
  • Basic algorithms: sort and search

Unit 5 - Exploring Data

  • Assemble your Python toolkit
  • Data wrangling with Pandas
  • Data visualization with matplotlib

Unit 6 - Python Case Study

  • Acquire, clean, and transform data
  • Explore data, identify patterns
  • Solve a realistic business problem for Yelp

Certification / Credits

By the end of the course, you'll be able to:

  • Use Python to complete real-world coding exercises and begin your data science journey
  • Confidently tackle our Data Science Career Track technical skills survey
  • Determine whether the Data Science Career Track is right for you by trialing our unique Springboard learning experience

Contact this provider

Contact course provider

Before we redirect you to this supplier's website, do you mind filling out this form so that we can stay in touch? You can unsubscribe at any time.
If you want us to recommend other suitable courses, please fill out all fields below and check the box beside "Please recommend similar options"
Country *

reCAPTCHA logo This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.
22 Battery Street
Ste. 1100
94111 San Francisco California


Springboard is an ed-tech company based in San Francisco. We’re on a mission to bridge the world’s skills gap by helping as many people as possible access high-quality, affordable education that they can translate into new-economy roles. We offer online...

Read more and show all training delivered by this supplier