codecademy.com learn relevant statistical concepts, and computer science frameworks for Python and SQL Recommended courses:
- Data Science Path (covers Python and SQL):Career Path Data Science
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DataCamp offers a free introduction tutorial (4 hours) with videos and exercises. A wide range of intermediate and advance tutorials are available for a small fee.
LearnPython.org offers tutorials supported by DataCamp in a user-friendly environment that allows testing inline code.
After Hours Programming
After Hours Programming offers a very basic introduction tutorial for those who want to start from square one.
Execute Python Online
Execute Python Online is a web-based tool that allows users to test and execute code.
MIT's OpenCourseWare provides open source courses on calculus and linear algebra for students that need a quick refresher. Check the following links:
Calculus online textbookMultivariable calculus Linear algebra
Super Data Science Podcast
The Super Data Science Podcast offers over 60 episodes focused on all aspects of Data Science. For those new to the world of data science, this podcast will offer you the opportunity to learn the jargon, get exposure to the newest tools and hear from the prominent names in this emerging field.
Data Science Central
This online community describes itself in the following way, "Data Science Central is the industry's online resource for big data practitioners. From Analytics to Data Integration to Visualization, Data Science Central provides a community experience that includes a robust editorial platform, social interaction, forum-based technical support, the latest in technology, tools and trends and industry job opportunities." We bet that this site will be a helpful resource before, during and after your MSBA experience.
Udemy - Data Science and Programming Courses
Udemy offers low-cost, self-paced courses in a full spectrum of data science topics. We recommend that students review these offerings in order to identify areas of potential focus in data science. We also recommend taking courses in data science-oriented programming.
Khan Academy is also popular with students because their instructional videos are free. We recommend that you work your way through the majority of videos in the Algebra section.
R for Everyone: Advanced Analytics and Graphics(2nd Edition) (Addison-Wesley Data & Analytics Series) 2nd Edition
R For Everyone
Digital Analytics Association:Global organization that uses data to understand and improve the digital world through professional development and community.