Career Academy

Professional Diploma in Data Analyst

 

Data analytics is defined as a process of cleaning, transforming, and modelling data to discover useful information for business decision-making

 

Common job titles: Junior Data Analyst, Associate Data Analyst, Junior Data Scientist, Finance Analyst, Operations Analyst, Data Technician, Business Performance Analyst, Marketing Analyst, Healthcare Analyst

 

A Programme Offered by

Google

Starts On
Duration 6 months 10h
Fees

About this Professional Diploma

Prepare for a new career in the high-growth field of data analytics, no experience or degree is required. Get professional training designed by Google and have the opportunity to connect with top employers. There are 380,000 U.S. job openings in data analytics with a $74,000 median entry-level salary.¹

Data analytics is the collection, transformation, and organization of data in order to draw conclusions, make predictions, and drive informed decision-making.

Over 8 courses, gain in-demand skills that prepare you for an entry-level job. You’ll learn from Google employees whose foundations in data analytics served as launchpads for their own careers. At under 10 hours per week, you can complete the certificate in less than 6 months.

You’ll prepare yourself for jobs that include junior or associate data analyst, database administrator, and more. Upon completion of the certificate, you can directly apply for jobs with Google and over 150 U.S. employers, including Walmart, Best Buy, and Astreya.

75% of Google Career Certificate Graduates in the United States report an improvement in their career trajectory (e.g. new job or career, promotion or raise) within 6 months of certificate completion²

¹US Burning Glass Labor Insight Report salary data (median with 0-5 years experience) and job opening data. Data for job roles relevant to featured programs (4/01/2021 - 3/31/22).
²Based on program graduate survey responses, United States 2021

Programme Highlights

When you subscribed to this programme, you will get

Videos

294 Videos

Readings

238 Reading Articles

Quizzez

210 Quizzes

Challenge

2 Course Challenges

Programme Modules

 

Module 1: Foundations: Data, Data, Everywhere 

(Introducing data analytics), (All about analytical thinking), (The wonderful world of data), (Set up your toolbox), (Endless career possibilities)

 

Module 2: Ask Questions to Make Data-Driven Decisions

(Effective questions), (Data-driven decisions), (More spreadsheet basics), (Always remember the stakeholder)

 

Module 3: Prepare Data for Exploration

(Data types and structures), (Bias, credibility, privacy, ethics, and access), (Databases: Where data lives), (Organizing and protecting your data), (Optional: Engaging in the data community)

 

Module 4: Process Data from Dirty to Clean

(The importance of integrity), (Sparkling-clean data), (Cleaning data with SQL), (Verify and report on your cleaning results), (Optional: Adding data to your resume)

 

Module 5: Analyze Data to Answer Questions

(Organizing data to begin analysis), (Formatting and adjusting data), (Aggregating data for analysis), (Performing data calculations)

 

Module 6: Share Data Through the Art of Visualization

(Visualizing data), (Creating data visualizations with Tableau), (Crafting data stories), (Developing presentations and slideshows)

 

Module 7: Data Analysis with R Programming

(Programming and data analytics), (Programming using RStudio), (Working with data in R), (More about visualizations, aesthetics, and annotations), (Documentation and reports)

 

Module 8: Google Data Analytics Capstone: Complete a Case Study

(Learn about capstone basics), (Optional: Building your portfolio), (Optional: Using your portfolio), (Putting your certificate to work)

 

Why Enroll for Data Analyst?

You’ll prepare yourself for jobs that include junior or associate data analyst, database administrator, and more. Upon completion of the certificate, you can directly apply for jobs with Google and over 150 U.S. employers, including Walmart, Best Buy, and Astreya.

75% of Google Career Certificate Graduates in the United States report an improvement in their career trajectory (e.g. new job or career, promotion or raise) within 6 months of certificate completion²
²Based on program graduate survey responses, United States 2021

Why Enrol on the Programme (1)

75%

Google Career Certificate Graduates in the United States report an improvement in their career trajectory 

380,000 U.S Job Opening

There are 380,000 U.S. job openings in data analytics with a $74,000 median entry-level salary.¹

¹US Burning Glass Labor Insight Report salary data (median with 0-5 years experience) and job opening data. Data for job roles relevant to featured programs (4/01/2021 - 3/31/22).

Certificate

Upon successful completion of Data Analyst, participants will be awarded a verified

i) Professional Diploma in Data Analyst by Mantissa College Career Academy

ii) Digital certificate by Google

Sample Certificate