Data Science for Consulting

Course Code: MSCA 31015

Course Summary: The demand for analytics and data-driven decision making creates a market demand for expertise driven leadership - evidenced in knowledgeable consultants that bring data science and results-driven impact to clients. The successful data science leader / consultant brings an uncommon combination of deep business acumen, data literacy, leading edge methodology experience, inspirational team leadership, client communication management and organizational change skills.

Successful consultants rely on a variety of consulting tools to diagnose organizational problems, identify solutions and deliver those solutions.
The Data Science for Consulting course will enable students:

Understanding the structure of consulting organizations and engagements.
Developing data science solutions to enterprise problems through employing traditional consulting frameworks and best practice tools.

Practicing successful project delivery through effective data discovery, communication, influential team leadership and client relationship management.