This post is authored by Chirag Dhull, Product Marketing Manager for Data Platform & IoT at Microsoft.
We were thrilled by the huge response to the first edition of our edX MOOC on Data Science and Machine Learning Essentials – over 37,000 students registered from 177 countries, and, during the five week course duration, we had more than 10,000 students active each week.
Given the high level of interest, we have decided to offer another opportunity for aspiring data scientists to get skilled up and certified – we are offering the course in an on-demand format, and you can go ahead and register today!
Data Science as a skill is increasing in demand as organizations everywhere scramble to turn their vast stores of data into a strategic business advantage. By offering you access to high quality courses and materials, we hope to help you be well equipped for this highly sought after skill.
This MOOC consists of over 40 hours of content including lectures, homework, labs and assessments. It was developed as a collaboration between a couple of experts from academia and industry, namely Professor Cynthia Rudin of M.I.T and Dr. Steve Elston, Managing Director at Quantia Analytics.
Upon the successful completion of this course, you will get a certificate co-signed by Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella. So do not miss out on this opportunity – register and start learning today!