Class Central is learner-supported. When you buy through links on our site, we may earn an affiliate commission.


Applied Data Science

IBM via Coursera Specialization


This action-packed Specialization is for data science enthusiasts who want to acquire practical skills for real world data problems. If you’re interested in pursuing a career in data science, and already have foundational skills or have completed the Introduction to Data Science Specialization, this program is for you! This 4-course Specialization will give you the tools you need to analyze data and make data driven business decisions leveraging computer science and statistical analysis. You will learn Python–no prior programming knowledge necessary–and discover methods of data analysis and data visualization. You’ll utilize tools used by real data scientists like Numpy and Pandas, practice predictive modeling and model selection, and learn how to tell a compelling story with data to drive decision making. Through guided lectures, labs, and projects in the IBM Cloud, you’ll get hands-on experience tackling interesting data problems from start to finish. Take this Specialization to solidify your Python and data science skills before diving deeper into big data, AI, and deep learning. In addition to earning a Specialization completion certificate from Coursera, you’ll also receive a digital badge from IBM. This Specialization can also be applied toward the IBM Data Science Professional Certificate. This program is ACE® recommended—when you complete, you can earn up to 12 college credits.


Course 1: Python for Data Science, AI & Development
- Offered by IBM Skills Network. Kickstart your learning of Python for data science, as well as programming in general, with this ... Enroll for free.

Course 2: Python Project for Data Science
- Offered by IBM Skills Network. This mini-course is intended to for you to demonstrate foundational Python skills for working with data. The ... Enroll for free.

Course 3: Data Analysis with Python
- Offered by IBM Skills Network. Analyzing data with Python is an essential skill for Data Scientists and Data Analysts. This course will take ... Enroll for free.

Course 4: Data Visualization with Python
- Offered by IBM Skills Network. One of the most important skills of successful data scientists and data analysts is the ability to tell a ... Enroll for free.

Course 5: Applied Data Science Capstone
- Offered by IBM Skills Network. This is the final course in the IBM Data Science Professional Certificate as well as the Applied Data Science ... Enroll for free.


Taught by

Alex Aklson and Joseph Santarcangelo


Start your review of Applied Data Science

Never Stop Learning.

Get personalized course recommendations, track subjects and courses with reminders, and more.