SQL for Data Science

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  • student Beginner
  • database eLearning
  • earth English
  • clock 14h


As data collection has increased exponentially^ so has the need for people skilled at using and interacting with data, to be able to think critically^ and provide insights to make better decisions and optimize their businesses. This is a data scientist^ “part mathematician^ part computer scientist^ and part trend spotter” (SAS Institute^ Inc.). According to Glassdoor^ being a data scientist is the best job in America, with a median base salary of $110^000 and thousands of job openings at a time. The skills necessary to be a good data scientist include being able to retrieve and work with data^ and to do that you need to be well versed in SQL^ the standard language for communicating with database systems.

Covered topics:

  • Data Science
  • Data Analysis
  • Sqlite
  • SQL