Preparing for your MSBA experience
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
- Python Courses Python Courses & Tutorials
- SQL Courses: SQL Courses & Tutorials
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.