If you a geekish big data technologist or a revolutionary big data analyst with a track record of remarkable achievements in your CV, then DASCA’s Senior Data Science Certification (SDS™) can get the opportunities you deserve.

Why Pacesetting Leaders Choose SDS™ Certification

An SDS™ certification is the easiest way to:

  • Win global recognition

    DASCA-certified leaders are sought by global employers.

    DASCA validates candidates in 60+industry–critical knowledge vectors

  • Get access to the best Big Data Jobs

    DASCA’s SDS™ certification blasts your online visibility as a thought leader in Data Science

  • Get promoted

    70% of the DASCA-certified professionals either switch jobs or get promoted within 8 months of getting certified

  • Grab better salary packages

    DASCA-certified candidates earn 15%-20% higher salaries

  • Get the latest in-demand and vendor-neutral skills

    Upgrade your existing skills with a 3rd-party vendor-neutral and cross-platform qualification

  • Highlight your CV for the role you deserve

    1 out of 4 Data Science certified professionals are leading data science projects

  • Prove your capability to handle challenging assignments

    DASCA’s rigorous vetting proves your capability to handle challenging assignments

  • Get access to world-class resources

    Exam across 183+ countries

    Exam preparation material in printed and online mode

  • Learn while you work

    Self-paced learning spread over 10-12 hrs/week for 6 months

    Digitally proctored exam

  • Get a strong grip on Data Science fundamentals

    DASCAs proprietary Essential Knowledge Framework (DASCA-EKF™) helps in developing a penetrative Big Data perspective

What you’ll get

  • A digital badge to highlight on your social profiles
  • Online access to world-class learning and exam preparation resources
  • Printed SDS™ The Data Science Handbook 1
  • Printed SDS™ The Data Science Handbook 2
  • Credential kit containing printed certificate, lapel pin and Code of Ethics booklet

Who can apply

For Industry Professionals

Entry Track Education qualification Experience
Track 1 Bachelor's Degree
Computer Science/ Mathematics/ Statistics/ Engineering/ Applied Sciences/ Economics/ Finance/ Management/ Related disciplines
5 years or more
Experience in Data Sciences/ Computing/ Business Analytics/ Business Intelligence
Track 2 Master's Degree
Computer Science/ Mathematics/ Statistics/ Engineering/ Applied Sciences/ Economics/ Finance/ Management/ Related disciplines
4 years or more
Experience in Data Sciences/ Computing/ Business Analytics/ Business Intelligence

For Students of The African Centre of Excellence in Data Science

Level Majors Ideal Stage of Attaining the Certification
Master's and Ph.Ds Computer Science/ Mathematics/ Statistics/ Engineering/ Applied Sciences/ Economics/ Finance/ Management/ Related disciplines In the first term

Exam Coverage

Data Science for business Stakeholders

15%
+

Data Science

18%
+

Business Potential of Big Data

17%
+

Building Cross-Organizational support

15%
+

Data Science Fundamentals For Data Scientists

15%
+

Data Science Essentials For Data Scientists

10%
+

Advanced Data Science For Data Scientists

10%
+

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About DASCA

The Data Science Council of America (DASCA) creates and disseminates leading-edge and vendor-neutral Data Science knowledge frameworks and standards. It certifies individuals entering or working in the wide spectrum of global Data Science professions. DASCA-certified professionals are highly sought-after by leading employers and are regarded as the world's best-bred Data Science professionals.

Visit their website at www.dasca.org to know more.

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