Python for Everybody Specialization

Learn to Program and Analyze Data with Python

240 student reviews.

Earn a Certificate

  • Specialization via Coursera and University of Michigan
  • $415 for 8-13 months
  • 3 courses + capstone project


This Specialization builds on the success of the Python for Everybody course and will introduce fundamental programming concepts including data structures, networked application program interfaces, and databases, using the Python programming language. In the Capstone Project, you’ll use the technologies learned throughout the Specialization to design and create your own applications for data retrieval, processing, and visualization.

Incentives & Benefits

Upon completing this Specialization, you will have a strong foundation in programming and data science basics. If you are new to programming, you will be ready to take other courses and develop advanced skills. If you have prior experience in software development or data analysis, this Specialization is an excellent way to add Python skills to your repertoire.

What You'll Learn

  • Gather, analyze, and visualize data in Python
  • Design and create your own data applications
  • Prepare for more advanced courses in data science and web design

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    Bello Shuaibu
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    Neil Kimmelfield
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    This five-course program was my first Python MOOC. The other, also taken on the platform, was the two-course "An Introduction to Interactive Computing" course from Rice U. Both of these were excellent. While they were both designed fo…

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    Jason Michael Cherry
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    First, let me say that I didn't do the capstone (I kept things cost lite) but I did complete all of the non-capstone classes.

    These are an exceptional series of classes, and do a phenomenal job of introducing Python in a way that's slow …

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