Traditionally, data analytics have been linked to the technology industry. However, today, big data has universal application and is impacting all the industries - from sports to an AI-based technology solution. The size of the data businesses are producing has grown multi-folds, highly refined algorithms are being developed, and computational power has taken a great leap. The convergence of these developments is propelling rapid technology evolution.

These transformations are shifting traditional job roles. Industry professionals will need cutting-edge data analytics skills to thrive in this changing landscape. In such challenging and exciting times, it is vital for companies and individuals alike to learn these skills to achieve their businesses and individual goals.

In order to help you decide the right course for you, the following are 2018’s ten most popular data science courses on Coursera and we believe this trend will continue.

Traditionally, data analytics have been linked to the technology industry. However, today, big data has universal application and is impacting all the industries - from sports to an AI-based technology solution. The size of the data businesses are producing has grown multi-folds, highly refined algorithms are being developed, and computational power has taken a great leap. The convergence of these developments is propelling rapid technology evolution.

These transformations are shifting traditional job roles. Industry professionals will need cutting-edge data analytics skills to thrive in this changing landscape. In such challenging and exciting times, it is vital for companies and individuals alike to learn these skills to achieve their businesses and individual goals.

In order to help you decide the right course for you, the following are 2018’s ten most popular data science courses on Coursera and we believe this trend will continue.

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