About this Program
The R programming language is an important tool for extracting useful information from large data sets across industry, academia and scientific research circles. R offers powerful statistical tools, data visualization capabilities, high extensibility and active communities.
In this three-course certificate program, you’ll learn to perform advanced data analysis and modeling using statistical models, tools and R programming. We’ll cover the fundamentals of modern applied statistics for use in inference and prediction. You’ll gain skills in data mining and exploration and discover how to produce insightful visualizations.
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A wide range of technically oriented professionals who want to better understand modern applied statistics in order to analyze and derive meaning from real-life data sets.
Johanna Krogh, a graduate of the UW Certificate in Statistical Analysis with R Programming, describes how her certificate program provided her with confidence, experience and a new job.
Play WHAT YOU’LL LEARN
How to apply modern statistics to real-life problems in research and industry
Foundational R programming, visualization and plotting skills
How to streamline data manipulation and create advanced graphics
Data analysis methods using predictive modeling and machine learning
Time series analysis, spatial modeling, 3D plotting, mapping and animation
GET HANDS-ON EXPERIENCE
Generate publication-quality plots and cutting-edge graphics-embedded reports
Master the train-validate-test sequence of predictive methods
APPLY FOR A SCHOLARSHIP
You may be eligible to apply for a UW Certificate Scholarship or Rotary Scholarship to cover most of the costs of this program. Scholarships are awarded based on financial need and the potential of the program to positively impact your career. For more information, see the
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Boeing, Microsoft, Juno Therapeutics, University of Washington, U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service
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Average salary for statisticians in Washington state (2021)
EARN DIGITAL BADGES
You can earn a digital achievement badge for successfully completing this certificate program, as well as a separate badge for each course. These badges can be shared on LinkedIn and other social media sites. Learn more about
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