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Microsoft Certificate Program | Data Science

11 Data Science Skills. 1.5 Million Jobs.

Opportunities for data scientists—one of today’s hottest jobs—are rapidly growing in response to the exponential amounts of data being captured and analyzed. Companies hire data scientists to find insights and to solve meaningful business problems.

Microsoft Certificate Program for Data Science

Microsoft consulted data scientists and the companies that employ them to identify the core skills they need to be successful. This informed the curriculum used to teach key functional and technical skills, combining highly rated online courses with hands-on labs, concluding in a final capstone project.


Use the latest tools to solve real-world data problems
Each course in the Microsoft Certificate Program for Data Science features hands-on labs so you can practice with the tools used by data scientists in the field today. Assessments that require more than just memorization ensure that you have mastered these new skills.

Learn on your own time
All courses are available online and on demand – so whether you plan to spend a couple of hours per day or a couple of hours per week, you can work on these skills at the pace that is right for you.