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Courses: Beginner Python and Math for Data Science, Data Analytics Bootcamp, Data Science & Engineering Bootcamp, Data Science & Machine Learning Bootcamp, Data Science Bootcamp, Introduction to Data Science, Metis Admissions Prep, +1 more.
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Online

About Metis

Metis offers data science and analytics training via live online immersive bootcamps & courses, part-time bootcamp prep courses, and corporate training programs. The Metis Data Science & Analytics Bootcamps provide specialized curriculums with real-time... Read More

Career support primarily occurs during a dedicated Career Week that begins right after each bootcamp ends. This additional week, included in the tuition, provides students with laser-focused attention from Career Advisors while they immerse in career-focused workshops, employer panels, and mock technical interviews. Graduates leave qualified for data science and analytics roles. As always, Metis provides graduates access to alumni resources and career support until they’re hired. The Metis hiring network is over 200 companies strong, including Facebook, Amazon, and Capital One.

To apply for the Metis Data Science & Analytics Bootcamps, applicants need to have experience with programming and statistics. Prior to starting the program, students must complete 36 hours of academic pre-work. Metis offers a free, self-paced Admissions Prep platform for those who need to brush up on their linear algebra, calculus, probability, statistics, and Python skills, in addition to part-time, online Bootcamp Prep Courses. Metis is looking for students eager to get their hands dirty by learning new technologies and solving real-life problems, and who have the skills needed to secure entry-level jobs in the Data Science & Analytics field.

For students looking to gain in-demand data science and analytics skills on a tighter timeline, Metis also offers Short Immersive Courses. Each lasts two weeks and enables students to learn from elite instructors in a unique, full-time format that culminates in an end-to-end project they can add to their professional portfolio. If you’re curious about the bootcamp experience, these short immersive courses are a great way to experience how it all operates. Students learn in the same immersive format, taught by the same incredible instructors who teach the bootcamps.

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Courses

Beginner Python and Math for Data Science

  • Cost: $750
  • Duration: 6 weeks
Locations: Online
Course Description:

COURSE DESCRIPTION:
Considering applying to our Data Science Bootcamp but need to build or brush up on your basic skills first? Our Beginner Python & Math for Data Science course was designed for you, the beginner looking for an introduction to the building blocks essential to developing data science skills or forging a new career in the field. This course sets you on the right track, covering everything you’ll encounter during the bootcamp application process. You’ll learn:

Introduction to programming in Python
-Common Python libraries: NumPy, Pandas, Matplotlib
-Foundations of linear algebra
-Foundations of calculus
-Foundations of probability
-Foundation of statistics

WHO IS THIS COURSE DESIGNED FOR:
Those interested in applying to our Data Science Bootcamp but who have little to no prior experience or need a refresher with fundamental Python programming and/or math concepts necessary to succeed at the next level. The only prerequisite is to have Python installed.

OUTCOMES:
-The ability to tackle courses in data science, particularly our Introduction to Data Science part-time course and full-time immersive Data Science Bootcamp.
-An understanding of the fundamentals of mathematical concepts in linear algebra, calculus, probability, and statistics.
-The ability to write Python code to solve mathematical problems using linear algebra, calculus, probability, and statistics.

WHAT YOU'LL RECEIVE UPON COMPLETION:
- Certificate of completion
- 3.3 Continuing Education Units

PREREQUISITES
There are no prerequisites for this course - if you’re an absolute beginner or just interested in data science, this course is for you!
Students only need to be able to install and verify the installation of Anaconda (for Python 3) by running a "Hello World" sample code.

CONSIDERING OUR IMMERSIVE DATA SCIENCE BOOTCAMP?
Part-time course alumni can apply the amount of tuition paid for one part-time course towards enrollment in an upcoming bootcamp upon admittance.

Subjects: NumPy, Matplotlib, Python, Data Science, Pandas

Data Analytics Bootcamp

  • Cost: $9,000
  • Duration: 6 weeks
Locations: Online
Course Description:

Metis’s 6-week Data Analytics Bootcamp is a full-time, live online program designed to provide students of diverse backgrounds with a uniquely rigorous learning environment that helps each begin a new data analytics career. Our bootcamp programs are taught by Data Science instructors with deep industry experience and combine traditional instruction in theory and practice with a project-based approach. Our students apply their new knowledge throughout the program to build a three-project portfolio, using real data, that they can leverage during their job search after graduation.

Each project is a start-to-finish application of the skills needed to be a well-rounded, competitive practitioner in the data analytics workforce. Projects are carefully designed to highlight the skills needed in every facet of data analytics – project design, data acquisition and storage, tool selection, analysis, interpretation, and communication – ultimately culminating in a project portfolio that students can share with potential employers and on their Graduate Directory profiles at the end of the program.

Upon successful completion of the program, graduates are awarded a Data Analytics Certificate. They will have completed rigorous training in exploratory data analysis, linear regression and web scraping, project design, and communication of results for integration into a business environment.

Our grads go on to work at some of the top companies in their respective markets, including but not limited to Capital One, Facebook, GrubHub, Starbucks, Spotify, NBA and more. We're proud to help our grads land their dream job in data science and our grads are proud to be #MadeAtMetis. Make sure to visit our website and testimonials page to read more.

Subjects: Data Analytics, Data Science

Data Science & Engineering Bootcamp

  • Cost: $14,500
  • Duration: 10 weeks
Locations: Online
Course Description:

Metis’s 10-week Data Science & Engineering Bootcamp is a full-time, live online program designed to provide students of diverse backgrounds with a uniquely rigorous learning environment that helps each begin a new data science career. Our bootcamp programs are taught by Data Science instructors with deep industry experience and combine traditional instruction in theory and practice with a project-based approach. Our students apply their new knowledge throughout the program to build a five-project portfolio, using real data, that they can leverage during their job search after graduation.

Each project is a start-to-finish application of the skills needed to be a well-rounded, competitive practitioner in the data science and engineering workforce. Projects are carefully designed to highlight the skills needed in every facet of data science – project design, data acquisition and storage, tool selection, analysis, interpretation, and communication – ultimately culminating in a project portfolio that students can share with potential employers and on their Graduate Directory profiles at the end of the program.

Upon successful completion of the program, graduates are awarded a Data Science and Engineering Certificate. They will have completed rigorous training in machine learning algorithms and libraries, programming in multiple languages, data modeling and evaluation, data engineering fundamentals, and project design.

Our grads go on to work at some of the top companies in their respective markets, including but not limited to Capital One, Facebook, GrubHub, Starbucks, Spotify, NBA and more. We're proud to help our grads land their dream job in data science and our grads are proud to be #MadeAtMetis. Make sure to visit our website and testimonials page to read more.

Subjects: Data Analytics, Data Science

Data Science & Machine Learning Bootcamp

  • Cost: $18,500
  • Duration: 14 weeks
Locations: Online
Course Description:

Metis’s 14-week Data Science & Machine Learning Bootcamp is a full-time, live online program designed to provide students of diverse backgrounds with a uniquely rigorous learning environment that helps each begin a new data science career. Our bootcamp programs are taught by Data Science instructors with deep industry experience and combine traditional instruction in theory and practice with a project-based approach. Our students apply their new knowledge throughout the program to build a seven-project portfolio, using real data, that they can leverage during their job search after graduation.

Each project is a start-to-finish application of the skills needed to be a well-rounded, competitive practitioner in the data science and machine learning workforce. Projects are carefully designed to highlight the skills needed in every facet of data science – project design, data acquisition and storage, tool selection, analysis, interpretation, and communication – ultimately culminating in a project portfolio that students can share with potential employers and on their Graduate Directory profiles at the end of the program.

Upon successful completion of the program, graduates are awarded a Data Science and Machine Learning Certificate. They will have completed rigorous training in machine learning algorithms and libraries, programming in multiple languages, data modeling and evaluation, project design, data engineering fundamentals, and communication of results for integration into a business environment.

Our grads go on to work at some of the top companies in their respective markets, including but not limited to Capital One, Facebook, GrubHub, Starbucks, Spotify, NBA and more. We're proud to help our grads land their dream job in data science and our grads are proud to be #MadeAtMetis. Make sure to visit our website and testimonials page to read more.

Subjects: Machine Learning, Data Science

Data Science Bootcamp

  • Cost: $14,500
  • Duration: 10 weeks
Locations: Online
Course Description:

Metis’s 10-week Data Science Bootcamp is a full-time, live online program designed to provide students of diverse backgrounds with a uniquely rigorous learning environment that helps each begin a new data science career. Our bootcamp programs are taught by Data Science instructors with deep industry experience and combine traditional instruction in theory and practice with a project-based approach. Our students apply their new knowledge throughout the program to build a five-project portfolio, using real data, that they can leverage during their job search after graduation.

Each project is a start-to-finish application of the skills needed to be a well-rounded, competitive practitioner in the data science workforce. Projects are carefully designed to highlight the skills needed in every facet of data science – project design, data acquisition and storage, tool selection, analysis, interpretation, and communication – ultimately culminating in a project portfolio that students can share with potential employers and on their Graduate Directory profiles at the end of the program.

Upon successful completion of the program, graduates are awarded a Data Science Certificate. They will have completed rigorous training in machine learning algorithms and libraries, programming in multiple languages, data modeling and evaluation, project design, and communication of results for integration into a business environment.

Our grads go on to work at some of the top companies in their respective markets, including but not limited to Capital One, Facebook, GrubHub, Starbucks, Spotify, NBA and more. We're proud to help our grads land their dream job in data science and our grads are proud to be #MadeAtMetis. Make sure to visit our website and testimonials page to read more.

Subjects: Data Science

Introduction to Data Science

  • Cost: $750
  • Duration: 6 weeks
Locations: Online
Course Description:

Currently offered Live Online.

COURSE DESCRIPTION

This course serves as an introduction to the data science principles required to tackle real-world, data-rich problems in business and academia, including:

-Data acquisition, cleaning, and aggregation
-Exploratory data analysis and visualization
-Feature engineering
-Model creation and validation
-Basic statistical and mathematical foundations for data science

WHO IS THIS COURSE FOR?

You have a strong desire to learn data science through top-quality instruction, a basic understanding of data analysis techniques and an interest in improving their ability to tackle data-rich problems in a systematic, principled way. This course provides structure and accountability to ensure you stay on track, finish strong, and achieve your desired outcomes.

OUTCOMES

-An understanding of problems solvable with data science and an ability to attack them from a statistical perspective.
-An understanding of when to use supervised and unsupervised statistical learning methods on labeled and unlabeled data-rich problems.
-The ability to create data analytical pipelines and applications in Python.
-Familiarity with the Python data science ecosystem and the various tools needed to continue developing as a data scientist.

WHAT YOU'LL RECEIVE UPON COMPLETION

-Certificate of completion
-3.3 Continuing Education Units

CONSIDERING OUR IMMERSIVE DATA SCIENCE BOOTCAMP?
Part-time course alumni can apply the amount of tuition paid for one part-time course towards enrollment in an upcoming bootcamp upon admittance.

Subjects: Data Science

Metis Admissions Prep

  • Cost: Free
Locations: Online
Course Description:

Develop Your Data Science Fundamentals & Prepare to Apply to the Metis Bootcamp. Register Here: https://www.thisismetis.com/admissions-prep

Metis Admissions Prep is a free online tool that helps prospective Data Science Bootcamp students understand more about how to prep for the admissions process and how to gauge their readiness. Designed by the Metis Admissions and Senior Data Science teams, this tool helps students build their Linear Algebra, Calculus, Probability, Statistics, and Python fundamentals. After studying the modules and accompanying exercises, students will feel more confident about their skills and their next step towards a career in data science.

Short Immersive Courses

  • Cost: $3,500
  • Duration: 2 weeks
Locations: Online
Course Description:

This new offering will enable students to learn from elite instructors in an intensive, full-time format, while also applying what they learned to an end-to-end project that can be added to their professional portfolio. In total we're launching 7 courses, ranging in topics from Exploratory Data Analysis (EDA) to Deep Learning Fundamentals.

The first EDA will begin on March 22, 2021.

Subjects: Machine Learning, Data Analytics, Data Science

Metis Reviews

Average Ratings (All Programs)

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4.91/5

(98 reviews)
    2/17/2021
  • Nick Wilders | Data Analyst
  • Data Science Bootcamp
  • Graduated: 2020

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"Metis gave me all the tools necessary to snag a competitive job as a Data Analyst!"

In February 2020, I was a full-time career musician who didn't even know what Python was, let alone how to create neural networks and algorithms using it. On year later, I received a full-time job offer as a Data Analyst (while in the interview process... Read More

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    1/22/2021
  • Anonymous | still seeking employment one year later
  • Graduated: 2020

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"A formerly fantastic program punctuated with really terrible post-grad support"

Metis has (or had) a really solid curriculum. I qualify this statement because the entire organization changed its focuses in December of 2020, breaking up the curriculum into a bunch of little bits. The instructors I had were supportive and knowledgeable,... Read More

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Official Response from Metis

Thank you for your candid feedback. We are very sorry to hear your reflection on your experience. We would like to share some additional perspective for you and for others who may read your review in the future.

To be clear, Metis’s accreditation was never... Read More

We are committed to providing fantastic programs with extremely dedicated instructors and career advisors whether or not the program is accredited; in fact, we now offer four bootcamps with specializations instead of just one, in addition to seven short immersive courses. The curriculum was updated by our in-house team of data scientists in line with learning science best practices.

Finally, we’d like to address your comments on career support. You are absolutely right that job placement has become more challenging in the face of COVID-19, but this is not unique to Metis. Every bootcamp contends with the same job market, and there is ample evidence that the data science and analytics job market has already begun to bounce back and will continue to grow.

In the meantime, our career advisors have been going above and beyond to support students and graduates as they enter the job market. Graduates can schedule weekly check-ins, or at the frequency of their choosing, which include job search strategy deep dives, hour-long individual mock interviews, additional resume and LinkedIn review, cover letter review and edits if applicable, and salary negotiations. In addition, graduates get access to Metis’s alumni resource folder that includes videos of data science talks from industry professionals and working alumni, interview preparation resources, career workshop slide decks and recorded videos on a variety of job searching topics. We invite you to reach out to your Metis Career Advisor if you’d like to take advantage of any of these resources.

    1/16/2021
  • Nicholas Sherwin | Data Analyst, Game Economy
  • Graduated: 2019

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"A rigorous, comprehensive and inspiring experience"

I attended one of the final in-person data science bootcamps from Metis in the summer of 2019 and had a very fantastic experience overall. To give a bit of background, I come from a business background and was a bit worried that I wouldn't be able to... Read More

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    1/7/2021
  • Binh | Data Analyst
  • Graduated: 2020

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"Provides solid data science foundation; some things lacking"

I did the Metis NYC data science bootcamp (live-online because of the pandemic) to transition into data science after working in finance for 4.5 years after college. I went into Metis with super high expectations because of its very high reviews, because... Read More

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    9/10/2020
  • Karen Benson | HR ED
  • Graduated: 2020

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"Python Course"

The Metis Python course is extremely beneficial to anyone who would like to optimally leverage data in presenting their business results. The three-week course provided the ideal amount of time to learn the basics of Python. As a human resources executive,... Read More

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    6/28/2020
  • Elena Dubova
  • Data Science Bootcamp
  • Graduated: 2020

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"Superb Quality Bootcamp"

What makes a bootcamp great is the team who teaches and organizes it. Metis has an outstanding team of educators, who support and inspire you throughout an intense cycle of 5 projects. Career team is very professional, motivated to help, and is in possession... Read More

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    6/26/2020
  • Jackson Honis
  • Data Science Bootcamp
  • Graduated: 2020

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"Great Balanced Data Science Bootcamp"

This bootcamp is an incredible mix between project-based learning and day-to-day lectures. The instructors were all incredibly interested in the students succeeding and understanding the material taught in the bootcamp. They always answered student questions... Read More

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    6/1/2020
  • Adrian | Data Analyst
  • Data Science Bootcamp
  • Graduated: 2019

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"Let's just say, I wouldn't be where I am now without Metis."

I attended the full-time immersive Data Science bootcamp at Metis. I know there is a lot of stigma around bootcamps, but I can assure you that by the end of the first week all your worries will disappear. The atmosphere was great and welcoming. The admissions... Read More

The course was intense, up-to-date and very relevant to what you'll experience in the job. You can see the amount of time and effort Metis has taken to properly curate the curriculum. Even though the curriculum itself was great, it wouldn't be anything if it weren't for the teachers and staff. They made sure to help you in every step of the journey. A big thanks to them.

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    5/23/2020
  • Angela Huang | Analytics Manager
  • Data Science Bootcamp
  • Graduated: 2019

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"Amazing Experience, Wouldn't Change Anything"

There are so many thorough and thoughtful reviews already here for Metis, so I'll try to keep mine short and sweet. Metis was the best option for me because I was looking to build out my technical skills (Python, statistics, etc.) to get the job that... Read More

The curriculum is thorough and the standards are high, but the instructors, teaching assistants, and your peers are there to support you throughout the program. This program is what you make of it, so if you put in the motivation, effort, and positivity, you will reap the same in kind. I'm happy to answer any questions about my personal Metis experience in more detail over LinkedIn, so feel free to reach out!

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    5/4/2020
  • Michael Jordan
  • Data Science Bootcamp
  • Graduated: 2020

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"Good Option for Military Vets"

As an Air Force veteran looking to expand my data/tech skillset, I left my previous job hoping to find a program that not only provided a challenging learning environment, but also one that accepted Post-9/11 GI Bill tuition benefits and had experience... Read More

Within New York, Metis stands as one of the few data science programs that is approved by the Department of Veteran Affairs for GI Bill funding due to its accreditation by ACCET. The Metis team also has a history of training vets and assisting them in finding employment after graduation (I was one of 2 vets in my cohort of ~20 students), and many of the Metis hiring partners have relatively strong veteran networks.

Outside of vet support, the approach to instruction, strength of the instructors (at the NY branch), and alumni network stand out as particular strengths of the program for me. It’s obvious that Metis incorporates many of the teaching techniques of its parent organization, Kaplan, in its approach to data science instruction. The program is almost entirely project based, with emphasis on collaborative learning through pair-programming sessions and blocks of unstructured time to work on projects and interact with TAs/instructors - if you’re serious about learning the material, the program gives you all the resources you need.

The instructors and TAs were generally outstanding - all very approachable, knowledgeable, and experienced in interacting with students at different skill levels. I also liked that the 3 instructors each seemed to complement each other in their teaching styles and areas of expertise within data science (I definitely had a personal preference in terms of which instructor I was most comfortable learning from, but being exposed to different styles was a benefit).

The alumni network seems particularly strong, with Metis grads at both high profile organizations and smaller start-ups. Generally speaking, there seems to be a generous culture of community/connection for grads. Many seem to remain active on a Metis alumni slack channel and from my recent experience, most have been quick to respond to requests to connect and network for job opportunities.

As a final thought, I should point out that my cohort transitioned to online learning for the final 2 weeks of the program due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Overall, the Metis team did a commendable job making the transition as painless/seamless as possible. The quality of instruction remained high and the team was flexible in its approach given concerns/challenges from students.

In summary, the program was a worthwhile experience and I’m happy to be part of the Metis community post graduation. Would recommend to anyone considering a data science program.

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Metis's average rating is 4.91 out of 5.0 based on 98 review(s).

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