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In my first post on correlation coefficients, I outlined the differences between five popular coefficients: Pearson's,…
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Bayes' Theorem, which The Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy calls "...a simple mathematical formula" can be surprisingly difficult to actually solve. If you struggle with Bayesian logic, solving the "simple"…
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If the prospect of earning a masters degree in data science sounds too daunting (and expensive), then a MicroMasters might be a good fit for you. A MicroMasters is a "mini" masters degree, typically comprised of four courses. The courses are offered at a fraction of the cost of a typical masters program (around a tenth of the cost), so are a great way to wet your feet and see if data science is right for you.
I'm actually enrolled in the MIT MicroMasters program…
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When choosing a statistical test, you generally want to go for one of the more well-known ones, like the chi-square goodness of fit test.That's because more people are going to be able to understand your results, and you have the backing of a slew of…
ContinueYour article is so relevant Stephanie, as I am 48 and contemplating an online masters in Data Science. My answer has been to do as much as I can through MOOCs, self-driven projects, and other less-expensive learning. If it gets to the point that I have done all of that and proven to myself that I can do Data Science, and that I need a degree to get land a job, I will then do it. Reality is you do need to be more careful and more risk-averse as you age, as the time to recover from mistakes is just not there anymore.
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