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 course 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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Employed graduates working in-field within 180 days of graduation
This Program is approved under the Private Career Colleges Act of Ontario.
Your Student Journey
Your student journey begins with a free admissions challenge, which will teach fundamental data concepts. As you move through the Data Science course, 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 admissions challenge 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
Learn the fundamental methods of collecting, accessing and storing data, including effective use of relational databases. You will learn the best practices of data visualization, and how to use industry tools like Tableau to design engaging visualizations and present recommendations effectively.
Analysis for Data Science
Using Python programming and relevant packages, you will learn to analyze data sets with statistical methods. Using statistical tests, you will interpret the results, making quantitative inferences in order to generate data-driven insights.
Machine Learning Techniques
Gain exposure to cutting-edge applications of data science, including Neural Networks, Deep Learning, advanced machine learning methods, and model evaluation.
Big Data Fundamentals
Produce and deploy models by leveraging the power of cloud-based technology. You will explore multiple techniques for processing data on a large scale and use the Hadoop ecosystem to process and store big data.
The program will expose you to a number of topics to prepare you for the data workforce post-program. You will build your portfolio through a capstone project, learn about additional tools and resources, common workflow processes, and new, industry-relevant topics to prepare you for a professional career in data.
Interested in what a typical day or Capstone Project looks like?
Learn From Industry Leading Guest Speakers
BrainStation students get access to exclusive guest lectures and panel discussion events led by some of the world's leading subject matter experts and professionals.
Recent Industry Guests
VP, Brand & Integrated Marketing at Refinery29
Senior Product Manager at The New York Times
Head of Marketing at Google
GM & VP of Product at Shopify
VP, Digital Strategy & Product at Chipotle
VP of Marketing at Chief
Head, Shaping the Future of Media at World Economic Forum
SVP, Data Science and Engineering at Shopify
ECD at Wealthsimple
Head of EMEA at Shopify Plus
Co-founder and CEO at Wealthsimple
Senior Data Scientist at Squarespace
Chief Product Officer at Ellevest
Preparing you for a Career in Data Science
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.
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.
What our students say
I can now understand and even recommend data science solutions while having the confidence to build them myself, which is something I find extremely rewarding.
Ali Mahmood, Senior Analyst, Data Insights & Analytics, Loblaw Companies LimitedRead Full Story
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.
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.
Stay connected (and caffeinated) with fellow classmates and instructors at Quantum Coffee, our very own coffeehouse, conveniently located on the campus' ground floor.
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BrainStation offers some of the most competitive payment options for digital learning, with a range of flexible plans and scholarship opportunities.
To learn more about your payment options, view our course package.
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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 Initial Online Application
Receive an Invitation to an Interview
Complete the Admissions Challenge
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.
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