Data Science and Business Analytics, Postgraduate Certificate | Part time online | University of Texas at Austin | United States
6 months
3800 USD/full
3800 USD/full
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The Post Graduate Program in Data Science and Business Analytics (PGP-DSBA) is a 7-month online program offered by the McCombs School of Business at The University of Texas at Austin and delivered in collaboration with Great Learning. 

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The Post Graduate Program in Data Science and Business Analytics (PGP-DSBA) is a comprehensive online program designed to help professionals build and launch careers in data science and analytics. 

Here are a few key highlights that make the program unique:

  • A Comprehensive, Industry-focused Curriculum

With a blend of Machine Learning, Predictive Modelling, Advanced Statistics, Data Visualization and more, it provides you with the building blocks for enhancing your technical and business capabilities.

  • Unique Learning Format 

By combining online content with live and interactive mentor-led sessions in small groups of 10-15, it marries the rigour and peer-interaction of full-time programs with the ease of online learning.

  • Hands-on and Practical Learning

You will work on a series of 12 hands-on projects and a 6-week-long Capstone Project to build your e-portfolio of projects, skills, and achievements that will showcase your expertise in interviews.

  • Career Development Support

To assist you with your transition to a career in data science and analytics, the program provides career guidance through resume and LinkedIn profile review, interview preparation sessions, and 1:1 career coaching. 

  • The UT Austin Advantage

Earn your certificate from The University of Texas at Austin , which currently ranks at #3 for Business Analytics (QS World University Rankings, 2019) and #8 for Artificial Intelligence (US News & World Report Rankings, 2018)

Programme Structure

Program Outline: 

  • Fundamentals of Business Statistics
  • Advanced Statistics
  • Machine Learning
  • Predictive Modelling
  • Data Visualisation Using Tableau
  • Time Series Forecasting
  • Python for Data Science
  • Business Foundations & Domain Exposure

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 6 months

Start dates & application deadlines

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  • Admissions are closed once the requisite number of participants enroll for the upcoming cohort. Apply early to secure your seat.





Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • PGP-DSBA is mostly pursued by working professionals planning to make a career transition into analytics roles. We also have students in their final year of graduation benefiting from the program. Graduation in a quantitative discipline like engineering, mathematics, sciences, statistics, economics, etc, would help participants get the most out of PGP-DSBA program.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    3800 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3800 USD for the full programme during 6 months.
  • National

    3800 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3800 USD for the full programme during 6 months.


Flexible payment options are available. Visit the programme website for more information.

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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