Learn from experienced Data Scientists
Build a standout portfolio with real projects
Set and achieve goals with our career team
Prepare for a career as a Data Scientist
BrainStation's Data Science program is an immersive, project-based learning experience, designed to transform your skillset and launch a new career in data.
The program's curriculum is challenging, comprehensive, and constantly updated, ensuring you are always learning the most in-demand data science skills, techniques, and tools. Led by Educators with experience in the field, you will develop and work on real-world data problems, building a standout portfolio of completed projects.
By program's end, you will have the skills, experience, and confidence needed to dive into a career in data.
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Get Your Dream Job in Tech
Average Data Scientist and Advanced Analyst salary
This Program is approved under the Private Career Colleges Act of Ontario.
Your Student Journey
Your student journey begins with a free prep course, which will teach fundamental data concepts. As you move through the program, our team will continue to work with you, providing career guidance and professional development, every step of the way.
At your own pace
What You'll Learn
The prep-course will introduce you to major principles of data science and analytics, which you'll use throughout the program to solve real analytical and modeling problems.
Working with Data
Learn how to run a database on your machine, and query the data using SQL. You will then apply your SQL knowledge to tackle your first analytics problem.
What You'll Learn
Collecting and Storing Data
Learn essential data collection and storage concepts, including effective use of databases, Excel, and querying languages, such as XML and SQL.
Using Python programming and relevant packages, you will learn how to analyze data sets with statistical methods, and run tests.
Using tools like Tableau and PowerBI, you will learn how to highlight your findings with engaging visualizations. You will then learn how to integrate these tools into your workflow, and prepare dashboards for non-analysts to use.
You will be introduced to a number of modeling techniques that can be used across a wide range of data-types, from financial data to e-commerce. Using Python and R, you will then build models to analyze behavior and predict unknowns.
You will be given the chance to practice dashboard and visualization building, ensuring you know how to present findings in a clear and engaging way.
The program will expose you to cutting-edge applications of data science, including deep learning with TensorFlow and big data tools such as Hadoop.
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Preparing You for Your Career
Your experience at BrainStation will prepare you for your new career, giving you the confidence, knowledge, and experience needed to succeed. Have questions about our career services? with an Advisor
Build Your Portfolio
As part of the program, you will build an impressive portfolio of completed projects, showcasing the skills you have developed.
Prepare for Interviews
To get you ready for the interview process, you will be interviewed by a Hiring Manager and a Data Scientist, and provided with feedback.
Gain Industry Insights
You will have the chance to build meaningful connections, with visits to local tech companies, and complimentary access to meetups, networking events, and career fairs.
Receive Career Path Guidance
Our Student Success Team will work closely with you throughout your student journey, helping you set goals and ensuring you're on track to meet them.
Connect with world-class companies
What People are Saying
“BrainStation provides a fantastic learning ecosystem. Lectures were well delivered and supplemented throughout the course to deliver key and new concepts. This ensures students came away with a solid understanding, and the confidence to go off on their own to continue learning after the course.”
Jonathan, Course Report
“I was impressed by the organization of the school and the atmosphere. Brainstation has really nailed student communication and has an incredible student portal where all of the class content lives, acting as a great resource to continue learning outside of the classroom.”
“My experience at Brainstation was nothing short of fantastic. The staff are extremely professional, insightful, and attentive. The teachings were effective and the in-class exercises helped me hone my knowledge and get solid feedback.”
A state-of-the-art campus
Our 20,000 square-foot Toronto campus was designed to inspire creativity, collaboration, and focused learning, with bright, engaging classrooms, multifunctional event spaces, and comfortable lounges.
In the heart of Toronto
Located on King West, BrainStation is a unique tech community hub, with immersive classes, flexible corporate training sessions, industry events, expert panel discussions, and more.
With our very own coffeehouse
Stay connected (and caffeinated) with fellow classmates and instructors at Quantum Coffee, our very own coffeehouse, conveniently located on the campus' ground floor.
View the Toronto Campusto see our space.
How to Apply
BrainStation selects individuals who are committed to earning a career in data, and who will thrive in a fast-paced, collaborative learning environment.
Speak with a Learning Advisor
Submit an Online Application
Complete the Prep Course
Meet our Team for an Interview
Upcoming Semesters in Toronto
Class of Spring 2019
12 Weeks | Mon - Fri | 9:30 am - 5:30 pm
Application Deadline: Mar 15Apply
Limited seats available
Class of Summer 2019
12 Weeks | Mon - Fri | 9:30 am - 5:30 am
Application Deadline: May 24
Class of Fall 2019
12 Weeks | Mon - Fri | 9:30 am - 5:30 pm
Application Deadline: Sep 6
Learn in the heart of Toronto
460 King Street West, Toronto, Canada
Located at King and Spadina, our 20,000 square-foot Toronto campus is a vibrant community hub, just steps away from some of the world's most influential technology companies.
Due to the heritage nature of 460 King the upper floors of the building are stair-access only (no elevators). Please contact us in advance regarding any accessibility questions or concerns for your course or program of interest. BrainStation also offers Online learning options.