Your data career starts here.
The NYC Tech Talent Pipeline is a $10 million industry partnership designed to support the growth of the City’s tech sector and deliver quality jobs for New Yorkers and quality talent for New York’s businesses.
Series A: Data was designed in direct response to industry need and targets New Yorkers with no previous professional tech experience.
With curricula developed in partnership with NYC employers and training delivered by General Assembly, this part-time, 12-week program will prepare participants for jobs as Data Analysts with salaries of $40,000 or more.
Help organizations solve their most pressing problems by identifying, collecting, and organizing relevant information. Produce insights for decision-makers through effective analysis of diverse datasets. Kickstart a new career armed with the skills and the confidence to ask the right questions, make the right inferences, and back up your conclusions.
Gather and organize relevant data in a focused and systematic fashion.
Master the tools that leading NYC businesses use to drive data analysis within their own companies (Excel, SQL, Tableau).
Produce insights for decision-makers through effective analysis of diverse datasets (visualization and dashboards).
Offered free of cost to applicants that complete our competitive application process; Series A – Data is designed to be a flexible path for New Yorkers committed to training for and connecting to full-time employment as entry-level Data Analysts. If you meet the eligibility requirements below, and are determined to gain the 21st century skills that the City’s top tech companies demand – apply now.
Be a resident of New York City
Be at least 18 years old
Have no prior employment in data analytics
Earn less than $30,000 per year if currently employed
Be authorized to work in the United States
Applications deadline: August 22, 2016
First day of course: September 12, 2016
We love questions, almost as much as we love providing answers. Here are a few samplings of what we're typically asked, along with our responses:
To be successful in today’s economy, companies need to be able to leverage insights gained from data before making critical business decisions. Knowing how to manipulate and analyze data will position you for success in today’s job marketplace.
Using Excel and Sql, you will learn how to collect, clean and analyze data from multiple sources including the web, local files and relational databases. You’ll practice with real-world data sets and gain the in-demand skills necessary to succeed in your new career as a data analyst.
In partnership with General Assembly, the NYC Tech Talent Pipeline's Series A: Data program will prepare students for entry level careers in technology. Upon completion of the course, students will be connected to employment opportunities with starting salaries of $40,000 or more.
In order to be admitted to this program, you must complete a competitive application process that includes a course application, interview, and admissions task.