University of Richmond Data Analytics Boot Camp

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Learn Data Analytics in 24 Weeks

University of Richmond Data Analytics Boot Camp – Online

University of Richmond Data Analytics Boot Camp puts the student experience first, teaching you the knowledge and skills to conduct analytics on a wide array of real-world problems.

In just 24 weeks, you’ll journey through a challenging curriculum and gain the specialized skills needed to analyze big data and turn it into clear insights. The part-time schedule allows you to fit this program into your life while you maintain your other personal and professional obligations.

Structured Flexibility

Our boot camp is designed to give you the flexibility you need to balance your work-life schedule while providing you with the structure and support you need to be successful in achieving your career goals.

Innovative Instruction

Our program combines the best of online education: engaging hands-on projects and live, interactive online classes led by expert instructors.

Real-World Projects

Our industry-driven curriculum teaches you the most in-demand data skills through real-world examples. Everything you learn is immediately applicable to a professional environment.

Market-Driven Curriculum

Our curriculum is based on hands-on learning. Through an immersive virtual experience, students will dive into in-demand technologies like intermediate Excel, fundamental statistics, Python, SQL, machine learning, Tableau, and more. Collaborating with your classmates and also working individually, you’ll take your new skills and put them to use on comprehensive projects.

These projects allow you to build a professional portfolio that showcases your skills to stand out in today’s job market. Over 24 intensive weeks, you’ll learn the fundamentals for data analytics and visualization, including:

Intermediate Excel

  • Pivot Tables
  • VBA Scripting

Fundamental Statistics

  • Modeling
  • Forecasting

Python Programming

  • Python 3
  • NumPy
  • SciPy
  • Pandas
  • Matplotlib
  • API Interactions

Databases

  • PostgreSQL/pgAdmin
  • MongoDB
  • Extract, Transform, Load (ETL)

FrontEnd Web Visualization

  • HTML
  • CSS
  • Bootstrap
  • Dashboarding
  • JavaScript Charting
  • Geomapping with Leaflet.js

Business Intelligence Software

  • Tableau

Advanced Topics

  • Big Data Analytics with Hadoop
  • Supervised Machine Learning
  • Unsupervised Machine Learning
  • Deep Learning

* Note: These topics are subject to change based on local market demand and the input of our hiring partners.

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Comprehensive Support

When learning data analytics, it’s important to have help available when you need it. Our online data boot camp offers you multiple layers of support from a team of people who have your back, including:

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Get support from instructors and teaching assistants during live class sessions.

Qualified students will have access to free tutoring upon request and receive up to an hour a week of 1:1 time with a skilled tutor to discuss class material, code reviews, or career related questions.

Students receive support from a dedicated team throughout their boot camp journey. Whether you need a coach, some inspiration, or someone to talk to about catching up on homework, you’ll always have someone there to help.

You will have access to a dedicated career director and profile coach that will help frame your past experience in a compelling way and help you prepare to land your dream job after completing the boot camp. The Career Services Team offers:

  • Industry speakers and events
  • Resume, LinkedIn, and portfolio development
  • Technical and behavioral interview preparation

Students will have a classroom full of fellow aspiring coders to collaborate with, ask questions or motivate each other through difficult material. The class environment allows students to bolster their professional network, extending beyond program completion. Once you complete the program, you will become a member of our boot camp alumni community, which brings a wealth of networking opportunities.

Why Join Our Online Data Analytics Boot Camp

Our online data boot camp was built for a wide range of individuals, whether they are full-time working professionals, students, or people looking to take their first professional job. All professions are welcome and if any of the following applies to you, this could be the opportunity you’re looking for:

You’re a data professional and want to further your career by gaining a new set of technical skills.

You’re looking to switch careers and aspire to transition into a new field as a data professional.

You’re currently in a business where data is crucial to the bottom line and want to make a bigger impact.

About the Boot Camp

This boot camp, offered in partnership with edX, is made available through a unique consortium delivery model to provide skills-based learning to participants across Virginia and beyond. Participants will be taught by a university-approved instructor, while learning alongside students from other consortium-participating universities and institutions. Upon meeting the completion requirements, participants will be issued a non-credit Certificate of Completion by University of Richmond.

How to Apply

1. Submit Form. Fill out the contact form and select the program you’re interested in to request more information.
2. Interview and Application. An advisor will connect with you to discuss program details and answer any questions you may have. Then, you will fill out a short application.
3. Assessment. Complete a basic multiple-choice critical thinking and problem-solving assessment. No prior industry knowledge is required.
4. Enrollment. Once you are accepted into the program, you will determine which financial option is right for you. Secure your seat by signing your enrollment agreement and paying your deposit.

Data Analytics Boot Camp Schedule

Part-Time Data Boot Camp

  • 24-week online program
  • Learn through a blend of scheduled instructor-led online classes three days per week and engaging projects to work through on your own schedule
  • Learn through live online classes three days per week and real-world projects
  • Dedicate 9 hours of scheduled in-class time per week and a minimum of 20+ hours outside of class on hands-on projects and practice work

Currently Enrolling

» Coding: 

  • Part Time 07/08/24

» Data: 

  • Part Time 07/15/24

» Cybersecurity: 

  • Part Time 07/22/24

» UX/UI: 

  • Part Time 07/01/24

» AI: 

  • Part Time 07/01/24

Learn more about UR Data Analytics Boot Camp by calling an admissions advisor at (804) 616-3270 
or filling out the form below.


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