Nanodegree Program

Data Analyst Foundation Nanodegree

Learn New Data Skills

Master data fundamentals applicable to any industry, and learn to make data-driven decisions. Learn Excel and SQL, and gain data visualization skills with Tableau.

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Why Take This Nanodegree Program?

In this program, you’ll master data fundamentals applicable to any industry. You’ll discover why data-driven solutions are more effective, and learn to collect, organize, and analyze data efficiently. You’ll explore data visualization, and gain skills that support career advancement. This program is perfect for beginners new to data.

Why Take This Nanodegree Program?

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Learn by Doing
Learn by Doing

Learn by Doing

Start building your data skills right away, with hands-on exercises, and projects that use real-world datasets. Collect, organize, and analyze your data, and create your own strategic data visualizations.

Personalized Project Reviews

Personalized Project Reviews

Gain and refine new data skills with the support of expert reviewers whose detailed feedback on your projects will ensure you learn everything you need to know to advance through the program.

An Outstanding Community
An Outstanding Community

An Outstanding Community

Draw inspiration and knowledge from thousands of fellow students, stay on track with the support of mentors, and enjoy regular updates and announcements from the program instructors.

Prepare for a Career in Data

Prepare for a Career in Data

Establish foundational data skills that will enable you to take the next important steps in your career. Receive critical guidance about different career options, explore whether learning to program makes sense for your path, and gain the insights necessary to proceed with confidence.

Learn with the best

Josh Bernhard
Josh Bernhard

Content Developer

Josh has been sharing his passion for data for nearly a decade at all levels of university, and as Lead Data Science Instructor at Galvanize. He's used data science for work ranging from cancer research to process automation.

Dana Sheahen
Dana Sheahen

Content Developer

Dana is an electrical engineer and computer scientist. She has many years of experience in industry working in software development and data analysis, and is excited to share her love of learning with Udacity students.

Mat Leonard
Mat Leonard

Content Developer

Mat, the Curriculum Lead, is a former physicist, neuroscientist, and data scientist with a passion for education. Recently, he led the Deep Learning Nanodegree Foundation program covering state-of-the-art machine learning models.

Derek Steer
Derek Steer

Content Developer

Derek is the CEO of Mode Analytics. He developed an analytical foundation at Facebook and Yammer and is passionate about sharing it with future analysts. He authored SQL School and is a mentor at Insight Data Science.

Sam Nelson
Sam Nelson

Product Lead

Sam is the Product Lead for Udacity’s Data Analyst, Business Analyst, and Data Foundations programs. He’s worked as an analytics consultant on projects in several industries, and is passionate about helping others improve their data skills.

Jared Polivka
Jared Polivka

Product Lead

Jared is a Product Lead for Udacity’s Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning programs. He is passionate about democratizing education and spreading opportunity. Prior to Udacity, Jared worked at a data science bootcamp.

What You Will Learn

Prerequisites

This is an introductory program and has no prerequisites. In order to succeed, we recommend having experience using a computer and being able to download and install applications.   See prerequisites in detail

Need to Prepare?

Successful completion of this program requires a commitment to stay on pace, meet deadlines, and finish the program within 3 months. See more details in the deadline FAQ.

  • Lesson 1

    Welcome to the Program

    In this part, you’ll get an orientation into using our classroom and services. You’ll also get advice for making the best use of your time while enrolled in this program.

  • Lesson 2

    Introduction to Data

    Learn how to calculate statistics and build visuals used in industry to best display and communicate data insights. Develop proficiency in Microsoft Excel and master the skills necessary to inform decision makers and make an impact using data.

  • Lesson 3

    SQL for Data Analysis

    Learn to use Structured Query Language (SQL) to extract and analyze data stored in databases.

  • Lesson 4

    Data Visualization

    Learn to apply design and visualization principles to create impactful data visualizations, build data dashboards, and tell stories with data.

Projects that you will build

Interpret a Data Visualization
Project 1

Interpret a Data Visualization

In this project, you’ll explore an interactive data dashboard to uncover insights. You’ll write a short report explaining each insight, and how you found the information to reach your conclusion from the dashboard.

Analyze Survey Data
Project 2

Analyze Survey Data

In this project, you’ll use statistics and Excel to summarize the results of a survey sent to Udacity Nanodegree program alumni. You'll clean the data, adjust for common data issues, use statistics and visualizations to explore the data, and communicate your findings with data visualizations.

Query a Digital Music Store Database
Project 3

Query a Digital Music Store Database

In this project, you will query a digital music store database which holds information regarding the store’s media, employees, and customers. You will use the database to help the store gain an understanding of the types of music that are purchased, where customers live, and how the company might optimize their business practices.

Build Data Dashboards
Project 4

Build Data Dashboards

In this project, you’ll build interactive dashboards with Tableau and use them to discover and communicate insights from data. You’ll use a dataset of flight delays in the US to visualize the quality of airlines and airports, find the best times to fly, and more.

Payment Options

We support multiple payment options for your convenience. Choose an option that suits you the most

Credit/Debit

Credit/Debit Card

Accepting payments through Credit/Debit cards from all major banks.

Emi

EMI on Credit Card

Split the payment of the course fee across 3 or more months. Option is available for all plans. Instalment information available on the payment page.

Internet Banking

Internet Banking

Seamless payment though Internet banking accepting payments from over 59 banks.

Start Learning

₹16500*

total

Learn foundational data skills (Excel, SQL, Tableau) with personalized feedback from experts. Graduate in 3 months ready to apply your new skills!

* Price exclusive of taxes. GST of 18% gets applied on checkout. Option to convert your payment into EMI available on checkout page.

All the above payment plans include the costs of Unlimited project reviews (by Udacity's global reviewer network), in-classroom mentorship support through chat with industry experts and Access to global community of Udacity students pursuing the same Nanodegree.



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  • Why should I enroll in the Data Foundations Nanodegree program?

    Learning foundational data skills will have a positive impact on your career, regardless of your role, or field. In this program, you’ll master fundamental data analysis skills applicable to any industry or profession. You’ll discover why data-driven solutions are more effective, and learn to collect, organize, and analyze data efficiently using Excel and SQL. You’ll also explore data visualization with Tableau, and gain key skills that can support career advancement. This program is perfect for anyone looking to learn essential data analysis skills, and there are no prerequisites to enroll—beginners are welcome!

Data Analyst Foundation Nanodegree

Learn New Data Skills