The company teams with Indiana University’s Kelley School of Business to offer students access to the Microsoft Professional Degree (MPD) data science program. Microsoft may be bullish on cloud-based analytics, but so is the job market.
To help prepare today’s students for tomorrow’s data-driven workplaces, the Redmond, Wash. software giant announced that it has partnered with Kelley School of Business at Indiana University on a dual-certificate program based on the Microsoft Professional Degree (MPD) data science program. Introduced nearly a year ago and hosted on edX, an open-source online learning platform founded by Harvard and MIT in 2012, the MPD Data Science Degree program was launched to help narrow the data analytics skills gap.
Author: Pedro Hernandez