UIC Data Analytics Bootcamp

Become a Professional Data Analyst

At the UIC Data Analytics Bootcamp powered by Fullstack Academy, you can keep your job while learning the skills you need to start an exciting new career as a data analyst—all in 26 weeks part-time.

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At the UIC Data Analytics Bootcamp powered by Fullstack Academy, you can keep your job while learning the skills you need to start an exciting new career as a data analyst—all in 26 weeks part-time.

The Demand for Data Analysts

From Chicago to the United States as a whole, Data Analysts are in high demand.

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Nationally, according to Burning Glass, employment of Data Analysts is projected to grow 21.5% over the next 10 years. Businesses actively seeking data analytics professionals span across all industries and sizes, including local high-tech employers like Google, LinkedIn, and Salesforce, to name a few.

Hiring for roles like Data Analyst, Insights Analyst, and Data Analytics Consultant, these companies are rapidly growing and building out their technical teams. UIC Data Analytics Bootcamp grads will be well equipped for these roles and many others.

Add Data Analytics Skills to Your Resume Today

Cohort Application Deadline Class Dates Class Schedule Course Format
October 2021 September 27, 2021 October 4, 2021 –
April 9, 2022
Mon/Weds:
6:30pm CT–9:30pm CT
Saturday: 9am CT–1pm CT
Live Online
Cohort October 2021
Application Deadline September 27, 2021
Class Dates October 4, 2021 –
April 9, 2022
Class Schedule
Mon/Weds:
6:30pm CT–9:30pm CT
Saturday: 9am CT–1pm CT
Course Format Live Online

Fullstack Academy is a top-ranked immersive school for tech training. Fullstack offers comprehensive in-person and remote training opportunities across the U.S. and prepares students with the in-demand skills they need to launch fulfilling tech careers.

Graduates are assisted by a dedicated career service team and leave as members of the Fullstack-UIC community—a supportive alum network that can help open doors to future jobs in Chicago and beyond.

Fullstack brings its learning method, reputation, and community to the UIC Data Analytics Bootcamp to make visualization, SQL, and Python training more accessible to individuals outside of traditional tech hubs.

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How It Works

Overview

  • 26-week immersive

  • Live Online

Class Schedule

Monday and Wednesday: 6:30pm CT–9:30pm CT

Saturdays: 9am CT–1pm CT

Tuition

We aim to ensure that every applicant, regardless of budget, has the opportunity to break into a career in data analytics.
There are many ways to pay for your bootcamp experience including self-pay, employer-pay, government assistance, scholarships and personal loans. Learn more about payment options.
Tuition Early Enrollment Discount Scholarships
$12,910 $250 $500

Students will need to make a $1,000 initial deposit at enrollment with the remaining balance due one week prior to the first day of the cohort.

For students who enroll before August 30, 2021.

For UIC alums, current students, and employees.

$1,000

Military Scholarship for current military personnel or veterans.

$1,500

To celebrate the Data Analytics Bootcamp launch, the Data Analytics Founders Scholarship will be given to all students enrolled in the inaugural October 2021 cohort.

Tuition
$12,910

Students will need to make a $1,000 initial deposit at enrollment with the remaining balance due one week prior to the first day of the cohort.

Early Enrollment Discount
$250

For students who enroll before August 30, 2021.

Scholarships
$500

For UIC alums, current students, and employees.

$1,000

Military Scholarship for current military personnel or veterans.

$1,500

To celebrate the Data Analytics Bootcamp launch, the Data Analytics Founders Scholarship will be given to all students enrolled in the inaugural October 2021 cohort.

Big Return on Your Investment

Increase your earning potential with a new career in data analytics by learning in-demand visualization, SQL, and Python skills in 26 weeks.

Entry-level Data Analysts in the U.S. make a median salary of $74,909 (Burning Glass), making it an exciting time to start a career in data analytics.

Graduates of the UIC Data Analytics Bootcamp will qualify for full-time data analyst positions that could earn them a starting salary that’s +33% higher than the average salary in the Midwest.

Add data analytics skills to your resume today by attending the UIC Data Analytics Bootcamp, an immersive, remote, part-time program powered by Fullstack Academy.

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What You Will Learn

Our unique and foundational teaching approach enables students to thrive. We keep our curriculum up-to-date and ensure our instructors are teaching the latest technologies.

Weeks 1–3

Excel

  • Excel basics
  • Formulas

Weeks 4–6

Presentations

  • Summarize data using visuals
  • Statistical modeling
  • Create data models
  • Tell data-driven stories visually using Powerpoint

Weeks 7–9

SQL

  • Design, learn and apply the Structured Query Language (SQL) for database definition and manipulation

Weeks 10–13

Python

  • Fundamentals of Python
  • Core scripting elements such as variables and flow control structures
  • Communicate information clearly and efficiently

Weeks 14–19

Data Visualization
with Tableau

  • Analyze data through advanced visualizations

Weeks 20–23

Data Analytics on AWS

  • AWS services
  • AWS data collection
  • AWS databases
  • AWS visualizations
  • AWS analytics

Weeks 24–26

Project Phase and
Career Success

  • Pull together everything you’ve learned in a real-world final project
  • Build a technical resume and craft cover letters
  • Optimize your LinkedIn profile and network within the industry
  • Communicate with recruiters and prepare for behavioral interviews

Certifications

As a part of the Data Analytics programs, students will be prepared to earn the most in-demand industry certifications. Taking these certifications is optional but highly recommended for career success. Students can choose to take certification exams during or directly after the program.

Certification

Why It Matters

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Tableau Desktop
Specialist

No matter what role you get after completing the Data Analytics bootcamp, getting certified is a great way to demonstrate your proficiency in Tableau—a widely used tool for data visualization and business intelligence.
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AWS Certified Data
Analytics - Specialty

This certification will help you stand out in the field and demonstrates your expertise in essential security practices.

Certification

Tableau Logo

Tableau Desktop
Specialist

Why It Matters

No matter what role you get after completing the Data Analytics bootcamp, getting certified is a great way to demonstrate your proficiency in Tableau—a widely used tool for data visualization and business intelligence.

Certification

AWS Logo

AWS Certified Data
Analytics - Specialty

Why It Matters

This certification will help you stand out in the field and demonstrates your expertise in essential security practices.

Who Should Attend

The part-time program is specifically designed for beginners. There’s no experience required to apply, be accepted, or succeed.

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Successful bootcamp students have backgrounds in:

Teaching

Teaching

Finance

Finance

Retail

Retail

Music

Music

Graphic Design

Graphic Design

Admin

Admin

Biology

Biology

And more...

And more...

How to Apply

Apply to study part-time at the UIC Data Analytics Bootcamp.

  1. Fill out our online application form

  2. Take our nontechnical assessment

    • No tech experience required
    • Covers logical reasoning
    • Sent to you immediately upon submission of application
  3. Receive an entrance decision

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Events

Currently no events are available.