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Data Science and Application

This program provides students with knowledge of data analytics and statistics and the skills as data analysts or data scientists.

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Since 2003, Metro College of Technology has trained and produced thousands of data analysts and data scientists in Canada through this Data Science and Application program.

Credential Advanced Diploma

Duration 36 Weeks

Location Toronto, Ontario

What You Could Earn $65,000 – $200,000

Become a data analyst / data scientist

This Data Science and Application program equips students with knowledge in data analytics, statistics, and the skills needed as a data analyst/data scientist. In essence, they will delve into in-depth statistics and learn how to utilize SQL, VBA Programming, SAS, R, and Python for data science and data analysis projects. The program also covers data mining, advanced statistical modeling, big data analytics, and machine learning/deep learning. Additionally, students will gain expertise in organizing and presenting data analytics insights using Tableau. The mini and capstone projects within this data analysis course provide an excellent opportunity for students to apply their statistical knowledge and data analysis skills to solve practical problems. We are proud of our instructors. They have strong education background, successful work experience in this field, and excellent teaching expertise.

Upon successful completion of this data analysis course, students will be awarded an advanced diploma, making them competent candidates for various data science and data analysis positions such as data scientist, data analyst, and data engineer.

Admission Requirements:

Post-secondary diploma or degree in business administration/ management, accounting, marketing, finance, financial service, economics, commerce, mathematics, statistics, actuarial science, public health, medicine, pharmaceutical technology, computer science, technology, engineering, natural science or equivalent.

Subject List:

  • Effective Communication in the Workplace
  • Introduction to Data Science
  • Microsoft Excel and VBA Programming
  • Fundamentals of SQL Programming
  • R for Data Analytics
  • Fundamentals of SAS Programming
  • Advanced SAS Programming
  • Fundamentals of Data Analytics and Statistics
  • Python for Data Analytics
  • Data Mining- Advanced Statistical Modeling
  • Machine Learning and Deep Learning
  • Tableau for Data Analytics
  • Advanced SQL Programming
  • Cloud Computing and Big Data Analytics
  • Business Analytics
  • Data Science Project Using Python
  • Data Science Project Using SAS
  • Professional Development

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Career prospects upon graduation after Data Science and Application Program

Upon successful completion of this course students will be able to work as:

  • Data Scientist
  • Data Analyst
  • Statistician
  • Credit Risk Analyst
  • Business Analyst
  • Campaign Analyst
  • Customer Segmentation Analyst
  • Pharmaceutical Data Analyst
  • Marketing Data Analyst
  • Financial Data Analyst
  • Research Data Analyst
  • Public Health Data Analyst
  • And more...

If you have interest in Cloud Computing and Application, please visit our Cloud Computing and Application program.

Financial assistance may be available if you qualify. Please visit OSAP website for more information.

If you have interest in taking and passing an SAS certificate exam, please visit SAS certificate exam website

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What graduates are saying about Metro College of Technology?

Our instructors are not only qualified professionals but also industry-specific experts. Every one of our programs is designed with input from industry leaders to prepare you with the industry know-how and how to do it.

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