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Google Data Analytics - December 2024 Cohort

Dec 1, 2024 - Mar 31, 2025

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Full course description


Start Date

December 1, 2024






Google Career Certificate

& Digital Badge



17 Weeks



8-10 Hours Weekly




Prepare for a new career in Data Analytics

Course Description

The Google Data Analytics Certificate teaches learners how to prepare, process, and analyze data to help inform business decisions.

Learning Objectives

  1. Have working knowledge of essential data analysis platforms (spreadsheets, SQL, Tableau, R programming) and when to use them in the data lifecycle.
  2. Understand how to translate a business question into a data analysis exercise, including transforming, visualizing, and modeling data.
  3. Know how to distill findings into actionable takeaways.
  4. Have the opportunity to complete a capstone project to be shared on their resume or added to their portfolio to showcase their skills to hiring partners.

Target Learner

This certificate program is for anyone who wants to enter the field of Data Analytics; no prior experience or specific knowledge is required.

Course Topics

  • Finding Patterns
  • Coding SQL, R
  • Visualizing
  • Analyzing
  • Planning
  • Sharing

8 Courses In This Certificate

Foundations: Data, Data, Everywhere

Ask Questions to Make Data-Driven Decisions

Prepare Data for Exploration

Process Data from Dirty to Clean

Analyze Data to Answer Questions

Share Data Through the Art of Visualization

Data Analysis with R Programming

Captsone: Complete a Case Study



This non-credit course is offered online using the Canvas LMS (Learning Management System) and Coursera, over a 17-week period. It is asynchronous, but not self-paced. You will have until March 31,2025 to complete the course. You should plan to spend about 10 hours per week on the course. You will be assessed throughout the course to demonstrate proficiency on the subject matter. You must pass all assessments before receiving the course badge and certificate.