Purdue University through its Purdue Online initiative has partnered with Simplilearn, an international online training company, to offer a range of courses for professionals looking to jump start their careers. Program participants will use a combination of self-paced videos and live virtual classes with significant hands-on exposure to ensure practical, industry-aligned learning. The Professional Certificates currently available are:
This Professional Certificate in Data Analytics, in collaboration with IBM, will give you broad exposure to key technologies and skills currently used in data analytics and data science, including statistical methods and tools such as Python, R, Tableau, SQL, and Power BI. Upon completion of this program, you will be ready to take on the role of a Data Analytics professional.
This Professional Certificate in Business Analysis will help you master business analysis techniques, Agile Scrum methodologies, SQL databases, and visualization tools including Excel, Power BI, and Tableau. You will learn about business analysis planning and monitoring, build interactive dashboards and understand the competencies of a business analyst.
This Professional Certificate in AI and Machine Learning, in collaboration with IBM, covers statistical methods, Python, machine learning, deep learning networks, natural language processing, and reinforcement learning. You will build and deploy deep learning models in the cloud using Amazon Web Services SageMaker, work on voice assistance devices, building Alexa skills, and gain access to GPU-enabled labs.
This Professional Certificate in Data Science, in collaboration with IBM, gives you broad exposure to key concepts and tools from Python and R to Machine Learning and more. Hands-on labs and project work bring these concepts to life with our trainers and teaching assistants there to guide you along the way.
This Professional Certificate in Data Engineering focuses on distributed processing using the Hadoop framework, large-scale data processing using Spark, data pipelines with Kafka, and working with big data on AWS and Azure Cloud infrastructure. It includes a comprehensive curriculum covering the concepts of big data and data engineering, and the basics of Apache Python; Amazon EMR, Kinesis, QuickSight and Sagemaker; and AWS and Azure cloud services.
This Professional Certificate in Digital Marketing will help you gain a deep understanding of digital marketing strategies and expertise in the most widely used digital marketing tools and channels. Through real-life projects and virtual simulations, this digital marketing certification program will help you master various in-demand digital marketing skills.
This Professional Certificate in Digital Supply Chain Management will focus on the critical aspects of building a digitally-enabled supply chain. You will gain an understanding of and how to leverage technology to improve operational efficiency and decision-making across the supply chain.
This Digital Transformation Program will focus on the critical aspects of building a digital-ready business. You'll learn everything from understanding and leveraging the drivers of transformation to build a digital business strategy, to lead organizations, and help them navigate through the digital disruption.