Coursera’s New Online Masters of Applied Data Science Degree

Coursera has partnered with the University of Michigan to launch a new master's degree entirely online through the Coursera platform. The new Master of Applied Data Science degree will launch in Fall of 2019. Also of interest, Arizona State University and the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign both announced masters degrees in computer science (both … Continue reading Coursera’s New Online Masters of Applied Data Science Degree

Deep Learning Coursera Specialization

Andrew Ng, co-founder of Coursera and Deep Learning Expert, is launching a new specialization on Coursera. Details can be found at DeepLearning.ai or the Deep Learning Specialization Page. The specialization consists of 5 courses. They are free to audit and watch the videos. There is a fee to get graded assignments and receive a certificate … Continue reading Deep Learning Coursera Specialization

New Coursera Specializations for Data Scientists

Coursera just launched 18 new specializations. Not all of them are relevant to data science, but here are 3 of the specializations that pertain to data science. Data Mining from the University of Illinois Cloud Computing from the University of Illinois Healthcare Informatics & Data Analytics from Georgia Tech All of these specializations will provide … Continue reading New Coursera Specializations for Data Scientists

Coursera’s Intro to Data Science Returns

The Coursera platform will once again be hosting the amazing course Introduction to Data Science from the University of Washington. The course will start June 30, 2014. It is free, and it will last 8 weeks. Having taken the course the previous time it was offered, I would highly recommend the course for anyone interested … Continue reading Coursera’s Intro to Data Science Returns

Coursera Data Science Specialization – Started This Week

Coursera now offers a Data Science Specialization. The courses are taught by Johns Hopkins University. If you would like to earn a Specialization Certificate, each course will cost you $49 otherwise you can take the courses for free without earning the certificate. Best of all, the first course started this week (April 7, 2014). The … Continue reading Coursera Data Science Specialization – Started This Week

Coursera Class on Recommender Systems

In about 1 month, the course, Introduction to Recommender Systems, will begin on Coursera. The course is being offered by the Computer Science and Engineering Department from the University of Minnesota. The course is 14 weeks long and has 2 tracks: Programming Track - 6 different recommender systems will be programmed Concept Track - great … Continue reading Coursera Class on Recommender Systems