Who is This Program For?
Representative roles and industries that can benefit include:
- Managers who manage or will manage data science teams or vendors
- Performance marketing professionals
- Product engineers, product managers and R&D managers
- Business/technology strategists and consultants
- Human resources professionals
- Technology-driven industries where data analysis is critical including retail, information technology, ecommerce, financial services, fintech, manufacturing and healthcare.
Preparing for Data Science Literacy
As pre-term work and in week 1, there will be a review of basic mathematical and statistical concepts such as mean, standard deviation, graphs, histograms, and linear and logarithmic functions. In addition, there will be a weekly 'prep session' to introduce key concepts from the next module that participants may want a refresher on. To gain true literacy in data science, be prepared to get dirty in the data and embrace some math and stats. We'll fully support you along the way.
Your Learning Journey
Company and Industry Examples
UC Berkeley Executive Education's faculty have strong relationships with industry, including many of the top tech firms in and around Silicon Valley. Content from the program is either inspired by or directly derived from research and applications from companies that include:
We exist in the analytics economy, where every organization can benefit from improving its data literacy skills. Examples come from a broad range of industries, including:
Note: All product and company names are trademarks or registered trademarks of their respective holders. The study of these products and/or companies does not imply any affiliation with or endorsement by them.
"The Jupyter Notebook assignments and the weekly office hours were the best part of the program for me."
—Bita Luliano, Talent Management Analyst
"I enjoyed the combination of videos, hands-on exercises and Jupyter Notebook exercises in the program."
—Michael Wolff, Executive Director, Digital Platforms & Products
“This program gave me the required insight into the world of data science, the different languages, models, algorithms as well as the value and pros/cons of using these.”
—Saloni Sonawala, Application Scientist
"Working with Jupyter Notebook, having access to a good online platform with a focus on real life cases and learning facilitators added a lot of value in my learning journey throughout this program."
—Dmitry Karablinov, Business Development Manager
Note: After successful completion of the program, your verified digital certificate will be emailed to you in the name you used when registering for the program. All certificate images are for illustrative purposes only and may be subject to change at the discretion of UC Berkeley Executive Education.