Purdue University Data Science Professional Development Courses

Keep up with the pace of modern business by sharpening your data science skill set in machine learning, artificial intelligence, data visualization and modeling.
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Business organizations across industries today are recognizing the value of a workforce adept in data science skills. A study by the McKinsey Global Institute indicates that as much as $2.6 trillion of additional value may be created by AI and machine learning worldwide by 2020 in the field of marketing alone, and another $2 trillion in manufacturing and supply chain planning, and global market intelligence firm IDC predicts that spending on cognitive and AI systems will more than triple by 2022.

$2.7 million

Projected job openings requiring data and analytics skills in the U.S. in 20202

Our Data Science Courses

Explore the online professional certificate programs in data science offered by Purdue University and EmergingEd, and see how building your data science skills can create your career advantage.

Accelerate Your Career

Through meticulous research into trends across industries, we have designed these flexible, targeted courses to help you build the skill set and knowledge base that today’s successful professionals must possess in applied, in-demand, tech-focused areas.

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Increase Your Value

Start building a machine learning and data science skill set that can qualify you for America’s No. 1 job, according to Glassdoor.

Stay Competitive

Stay Competitive

Keep up with the competition in a job market in which the number of analytics-savvy professionals is expected to double by the end of 2020.

Lead With Vision

Lead With Vision

Train yourself to work with the rapidly developing analytics tools that drive agile, smart decision-making, and keep your organization at the front of the field.

Powered by EmergingEd

Purdue University’s online professional development courses are offered in collaboration with EmergingEd, a leader in online professional education. Through this partnership, we are able to deliver industry-approved, expert-driven, high-impact course content to the Purdue University lifelong learning community.

  1.  Retrieved on December 10, 2019, from forbes.com/sites/louiscolumbus/2019/03/27/roundup-of-machine-learning-forecasts-and-market-estimates-2019
  2. Retrieved on December 10, 2019, from ibm.com/downloads/cas/3RL3VXGA
  3. Retrieved on December 10, 2019, from forbes.com/sites/louiscolumbus/2019/01/23/data-scientist-leads-50-best-jobs-in-america-for-2019-according-to-glassdoor
  4. Retrieved on December 10, 2019, from wsj.com/articles/supply-of-analytics-workers-set-to-double-11556663406