NYC Data Science Academy 12 weeks Bootcamp, Apply by May 15

Upcoming NYC Data Science Academy education includes a 12-week bootcamp, classes on Intro to Data Science, and Data Analysis with R and with Python, meetups, and job placement assistance.

NYC Data Science Academy NYC Data Science Academy 12 weeks Bootcamp

Program time: June 1 - Aug 22, 2015
Application Deadline: May 15, 2015

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We offer job placement assistance! We work with hiring partners directly and fulfill their Data Scientist hiring need. Learn how you can bring your data scientist career goal to life. Meet our instructors, alumni, and staff. Learn what it means to be a Data Science student, and check out our alumni's final projects. Get introductions to our upcoming course offerings or have a 1-on-1 chat with our admissions rep to find the right course for you. Learn about the NYC Open Data Group, NYC Data Science Academy and the benefits of becoming a member of the school and meetup!

Open House Meetup Events, Meet us in person! Thursday, May 14th, 6-8pm

Upcoming weekday class

Intro to Data Science with R
Date: May 20 and 21, 9am to 5pm

Instructor: Vivian Zhang , Founder and CTO of SupStat Inc, Adjunct Prof at NYU and Stony Brook Univ. Vivian is a data scientist who has being devoted to the analytics industry and data technologies over years. Prior to taking entrepreneurial steps, she worked as a Senior Financial Analyst at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center and Scientific Programmer at the Center of Statistics of Brown University. Vivian received Double Master Degrees in Computer Science and Statistics.

This class is designed to provide a comprehensive introduction to R. We'll get you programming and analyzing data with R in no time. Participants will receive a copy of all slides, exercises, data sets, and R scripts used in the course. We will also emphasize how you can get work done easily with the RStudio IDE.

Upcoming weekend class
1. Data Science with R: Data Analysis

Date: Saturday, May 16, 30, Jun 6, 13, 27
(breaks on Memorial Weekend on May 23, Father's Day on June 20)
Time: 10am to 5pm

Instructor: Paul Trowbridge is an adjunct faculty at NYU. Paul has worked on projects in fMRI brain imaging studies, the analysis of international dispute data, experimental psychology, micro-simulation methods in urban planning and urban economics applications, and the epidemiology of Chlamydia.

This intensive class will introduce you to the wonderful world of R and provide you with an excellent understanding of the language that leaves you with a firm foundation to build upon. From the rudimentary building blocks of programming basics, to data manipulation and use of advanced drawing packages, the course will conclude with a demonstration of a project of your choice on Project Demo Day.

2. Data Science with Python: Data Analysis

Date: Sunday, May 17, 31, Jun 7, 14, 28
(breaks on Memorial Weekend on May 24, Father's Day on June 21)
Time: 1pm to 5pm

Instructor: Vivian Zhang

This five-week course is an introduction to data analysis with the Python programming language, and is aimed at beginners. We introduce how to work with different data structure in Python. We will cover the most popular modules, including Numpy, Scipy, Pandas, matplotlib, Seaborn, and ggplot, to do data analytics and visualization. We use iPython notebook to demonstrate the results of codes and change codes interactively during the class.

3. Data Science with Python: Machine Learning

Date: Saturday, May 16, 30, Jun 6, 13, 27
(breaks on Memorial Weekend on May 23, Father's Day on June 20)
Time: 1pm to 5pm

Instructor: Vivian Zhang

Each class is 20 hours of classroom guidance with an optional three week-long showcase project of students' own choices and optional presentation of their projects.