Big Blue Data Academy offers data science immersive bootcamps in 12 week (full-time) and 25 week (part-time) versions and corporate training programs. The full-time Data Science bootcamp is offered either in person or live online and the part-time bootcamp... Read More is offered live online. All bootcamp classrooms are limited to 20 students.
The data science bootcamp curriculum covers Git, Bash Shell, big data, cloud computing, machine learning, deep learning, visualizations, and interactive dashboards. Bootcamp students will also learn data retrieval, APIs, databases, and web scraping. Students will work on a real-world business project alongside a Big Blue Data Academy partner company for the final four weeks of the bootcamp. This project will be presented to prospective employers at the conclusion of the Data Science bootcamp on career day.
Big Blue Data Academy is open to undergraduates, Bachelor, Master or PhD graduates, and professionals. Applicants should be proficient in math and statistics and have a basic knowledge of Python programming. Applicants should be prepared for an interview with an admissions rep to discuss their technical background and career goals. Forty hours of pre-bootcamp preparation work is required for all accepted students before the start of the program.
Big Blue Data Academy provides career support including workshops on crafting an effective CV and LinkedIn profile, mock technical interviews, and access to career opportunities posted by Big Blue Data Academy collaborators. Lifelong career advice and support as well as access to the Slack community portal are also provided.
"A great opportunity to meet, understand and evolve in the data science"
Through the Big Blue Academy I was able to reach a very high level of understanding the theoretical part of data science, but also with the many hours of coding I gained a very good knowledge of the tools that every data scientist needs. With the daily... Read More lessons and the weekly projects I learned new techniques and tools such as python, machine learning, data visualization that are necessary to every data science job. The last big project that was done in collaboration with a company, I was able to see what it is like to work in a team and in conditions that I will encounter in every job in the field of data sience. The people of blue have been by our side all this time, but even now that the bootcamp is over and I am looking for a job, they support me and help me in every possible way.
"Challenging, demanding and absolutely rewarding Data Science Bootcamp"
3 months of learning new concepts not only by participating in the daily lectures but mainly by applying everything you have learned on real data. This process challenges each participant to start thinking and acting like a data scientist. By the end... Read More of this Data Science Bootcamp everyone has gained fundamental skills and also confidence to work with data independently.
Data Scientist | Theoretical Physicist |Graduated: 2021
Course Data Science Bootcamp
"An amazing experience into the fascinating world of data"
This bootcamp is a great opportunity for everyone interested to meet the latest trends and tools in the field of data science. Specifically, it is designed to provide expertise not only in the theoretical concepts, but also in hard skills that are necessary... Read More prerequisites to every data science job description. As a student I found the entire course to be beneficial in building my knowledge over python, visualization tools, machine learning, neural networks etc. Furthermore, every weekly project and the final big project(with a partner company) added valuable experience to my journey. All instructors in Big Blue are acclaimed in their domain, with a prestigious career in EU companies and they provided all the support and guidance we needed. Last but not least, I was happy to have 2 job offers, even before the ending of the bootcamp and at the moment I work as a Data Analyst!
The bootcamp was everything I could ask for. Experienced instructors and everyone is always available to help. But the most important part that made this bootcamp stand out is the everyday and weekly application of everything we had already learned, plus... Read More the final project in collaboration with a company. Also, the classes about the soft skills were especially helpful.