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IBM Data Analytics with Excel and R

IBM via Coursera Professional Certificate


Prepare for the in-demand field of data analytics. In this program, you’ll learn high valued skills like Excel, Cognos Analytics, and R programming language to get job-ready in less than 3 months. Data analytics is a strategy-based science where data is analyzed to find trends, answer questions, shape business processes, and aid decision-making. This Professional Certificate focuses on data analysis using Microsoft Excel and R programming language. If you’re interested in using Python, please explore the IBM Data Analyst PC. This program will teach you the foundational data skills employers are seeking for entry level data analytics roles and will provide a portfolio of projects and a Professional Certificate from IBM to showcase your expertise to potential employers. You’ll learn the latest skills and tools used by professional data analysts and upon successful completion of this program, you will be able to work with Excel spreadsheets, Jupyter Notebooks, and R Studio to analyze data and create visualizations. You will also use the R programming language to complete the entire data analysis process, including data preparation, statistical analysis, data visualization, predictive modeling and creating interactive dashboards. Lastly, you’ll learn how to communicate your data findings and prepare a summary report. This program is ACE® and FIBAA recommended—when you complete, you can earn up to 15 college credits and 4 ECTS credits.


Course 1: Introduction to Data Analytics
- Offered by IBM. Ready to start a career in Data Analysis but don’t know where to begin? This course presents you with a gentle introduction ... Enroll for free.

Course 2: Excel Basics for Data Analysis
- Offered by IBM. Spreadsheet tools like Excel are an essential tool for working with data - whether for data analytics, business, marketing, ... Enroll for free.

Course 3: Data Visualization and Dashboards with Excel and Cognos
- Offered by IBM. Learn how to create data visualizations and dashboards using spreadsheets and analytics tools. This course covers some of ... Enroll for free.

Course 4: Assessment for Data Analysis and Visualization Foundations
- Offered by IBM. This course is the final step in the Data Analysis and Visualization Foundations Specialization. It contains a graded final ... Enroll for free.

Course 5: Introduction to R Programming for Data Science
- Offered by IBM. When working in the data science field you will definitely become acquainted with the R language and the role it plays in ... Enroll for free.

Course 6: SQL for Data Science with R
- Offered by IBM. Much of the world's data resides in databases. SQL (or Structured Query Language) is a powerful language which is used for ... Enroll for free.

Course 7: Data Analysis with R
- Offered by IBM. The R programming language is purpose-built for data analysis. R is the key that opens the door between the problems that ... Enroll for free.

Course 8: Data Visualization with R
- Offered by IBM. In this course, you will learn the Grammar of Graphics, a system for describing and building graphs, and how the ggplot2 ... Enroll for free.

Course 9: Data Science with R - Capstone Project
- Offered by IBM. In this capstone course, you will apply various data science skills and techniques that you have learned as part of the ... Enroll for free.


Taught by

Gabriela de Queiroz, Kevin McFaul, Rav Ahuja, Saishruthi Swaminathan, Sandip Saha Joy, Steve Ryan, Yan Luo and Yiwen Li


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