Certificate in Big Data
Earn Your Certificate in Big Data
Big Data. It describes the tremendous volumes of data being generated at record velocity in our increasingly data-driven world—and the exciting career opportunities that are being created in the field. Get a handle on Big Data by earning a Certificate in Big Data from the San José State University School of Information.
Courses in the 100% online Certificate in Big Data program focus on data processing, retrieval and management technology tools, data visualization and analysis, and large-scale data mining. The nine-unit online certificate program can be completed in as quickly as two semesters.
Flexible Online Program
Unlimited Career Opportunities
As Easy as 1-2-3!
With just three courses, you can earn your certificate in as little as two semesters and be ready for the job market!
Exciting Career Opportunities
Big Data is hot! Our certificate program gives you the skills you need to compete in one of today’s fastest-growing job markets.
100% Online = 100% Convenient
The Certificate in Big Data program is 100% online. All courses are delivered conveniently online using the Canvas Learning Management system.
With no mandatory in-person class meeting times, you can complete course assignments whenever and wherever works best for you—whether that’s during your lunch hour, after work, or on the weekends.
The SJSU iSchool is a recognized leader in online education, and students can feel confident they will receive the highest caliber of instruction.
Get the Skills You Need for the Job You Want
Is Big Data Right for You?
Consider the Certificate in Big Data program if you:
- Have studied computer science, computer engineering or information science
- Would like to build your data management and analysis skills
- Have a job that involves software development, database management, algorithm design, or programming languages
Whether you want to enter to the data science field or already work in the industry and just want to stay abreast of new technologies, the Certificate in Big Data program can help you achieve your goals.
You’ll gain the sought-after emerging technology skills needed to tackle Big Data issues and understand how these varied and growing data sources can be managed, stored, queried, analyzed, visualized, and ultimately presented to inform smart decisions.
Read All About It!
Don’t just take our word for it! Learn more about the exciting job opportunities in Big Data by clicking on the links below:
- Getting Off to a Great Start in Your Big Data Career (Dataconomy)
- Big Data is Creating Big Career Opportunities (CNBC)
- The 12 Top Paying Data Jobs for 2017 (Information Management)
- Big Data Salaries Set to Rise in 2017 (Network World)