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University of Richmond
Data Analytics Boot Camp

Learn Data Analytics
Online in 24 Weeks

To speak with an admissions advisor,
call (804) 977-9327
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What Students Receive

  • You will learn the fundamental and specialized skills necessary to land a job or advance in the booming field of data analytics, including Python, JavaScript, intermediate Excel, SQL databases, Machine Learning, and more.
  • You will be part of an engaging online learning experience, conducting robust analysis on a host of real-world problems.
  • You will gain access to multiple layers of support, including instructors, dedicated teaching assistants, student success managers, and a tutor network, allowing you to get the help you need to be successful.
  • You will receive career-planning assistance, including:
    • Portfolio reviews, resume and social media profile support, career content and practice sessions, technical interview training, 1:1 career coaching, soft skills training, and more.
    • Access to a dedicated career materials advisor and career director who will work with you throughout the program and prepare you to be employer competitive.

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What Graduates Earn

  • You will earn a Certificate of Completion from the University of Richmond, showcasing your accomplishments to future employers.
  • You will receive continued 1:1 career coaching with your career coach post-graduation for qualified students.
  • You will build a strong professional portfolio of projects that demonstrate your mastery of the skills learned.
  • You will benefit from a Demo Day—an optional, monthly networking event with local professionals to showcase your final project.

About the University of Richmond School of Professional and Continuing Studies
More than 50 years ago, the University of Richmond School of Professional and Continuing Studies pioneered professional and continuing education in Richmond. Today, we enrich the lives and careers of thousands of part-time and nontraditional students. Our programs are designed for working professionals and adult students, balancing academic rigor with flexibility and value. You can attend part time in the evenings and during weekends at a pace that supports your other life commitments.
This program is offered through the University of Richmond School of Professional & Continuing Studies, in partnership with edX.

About 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.

Frequently Asked Question
Frequently Asked Questions

When does the program start?

March 13, 2023.

Can I keep working while studying at University of Richmond Data Analytics Boot Camp?

  • Yes. The program was designed for working professionals who are seeking to advance their current careers, enhance their skills for their current role, or change career paths.

How long does it take to complete the program?

  • The program is part-time. Students can complete it in six months (24 weeks).

How much time do I need to commit to the course?

Our part-time program requires 9 hours of in-class time per week. In addition, you must be willing to dedicate a minimum of 25–30+ hours outside of class per week in order to truly immerse yourself in the materials covered in class.

Do you provide career support?

  • Yes. We offer all of our students career support and coaching as well as resume and portfolio support, interview preparation, and experiential learning opportunities. Career Services are also integrated throughout the course.

Do I need to have previous experience in programming or data analytics before applying?

  • No programming experience is required, however, it is recommended that applicants hold a Bachelor’s Degree or have at least two years of experience in business, management, finance, statistics, or a related field.
Upcoming Start Dates
Program begins March 13, 2023