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Data Science Bootcamp

Your future career starts here. Study online, with flexible payment options and the full support of industry pros and career mentors.

  • $0 if you don't launch a career

  • Full-time + Part-time

Introduction to Data Science

Build a career in an exciting, in-demand profession.

Data Scientists use math and coding to solve complex business problems and predict future outcomes.

Average entry level salary
$71,323

per year

Common Job Titles
  • Data Scientist

  • Data & Analytics Manager

  • Machine Learning Engineer

  • Data Architect

  • Database Engineer

Job Skills
  • Statistics

  • Calculus

  • Computer Programming

  • Data Modeling

  • Data Visualization

Big names hire Thinkful grads.

  • Google
  • Webflow
  • IBM
  • Amazon
  • Twitter
  • Walmart Labs

Flexible options to fund your tech career.

Our payment plans are built around your needs. Whether you can finance your studies upfront, or want to pay us back when you've secured a job, we've got you covered.

Curriculum

Job-ready skills employers are looking for.

01

Analytics and Experimentation

You'll learn the basics of using Python gathering and presenting data to find real insights from data you have, SQL for querying, as well how to design and run your own experiments to gather new data.

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02

Machine Learning: Supervised Learning

Time to build your first models. You'll start in machine learning with supervised models, covering everything from the classics to cutting-edge techniques.

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03

Machine Learning: Unsupervised Learning

The second largest branch of machine learning, here we'll cover various forms of unsupervised models, useful for things like feature reduction and clustering.

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Specializations

Data science is a wide field. Specializations will help you stand out. In this section, you'll learn more advanced skills to help you work with certain data types.

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Schedule Options

One curriculum. Two different ways to study.

Whether you're able to dedicate your time completely to study or need to balance learning with the rest of your commitments, we've got you covered. 

Full-Time

Full-Time

Study with a cohort, at an accelerated pace.

Part-time

Part-time

Study independently, with lots of flexibility.

Duration
5 months
6 months
Time commitment
Five days a week from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm ET
15-20 hours per week
Live video mentor sessions (45 minutes, twice a week)
Live video mentor sessions (45 minutes, twice a week)
Live video mentor sessions (45 minutes, twice a week)
Daily live online lectures and workshops
Daily live online lectures and workshops
Additional support options
Dedicated learning assistants
Optional office hours
Requirements
4 week self-paced prep course*
None, start immediately
Upfront TuitionSee payment options
Pay $18,500 upfront
Pay $7,900 upfront

*Admittance into the program depends on successful completion of the prep course.

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Tuition Payment Options

Our plans fit your needs.

Want to know more? Take a deep dive into our Data Science payment plans here.

See how we compare to other bootcamps.

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Springboard
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Flexible online learning
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Long-term outcomes reporting
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Tuition refund guarantee
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Career Foundry
Switchup rating
Thinkful
4.65/5
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4.67/5
Career Foundry
4.29/5
Full-time upfront cost
Thinkful
$18,500
Springboard
N/A
Career Foundry
$15,950
Part-time upfront cost
Thinkful
$7,900
Springboard
$7,500
Career Foundry
$3,950

1-on-1 Mentorship

Get matched with a personal mentor who works in the industry.

  • Twice weekly live personal video consultations

  • Detailed feedback and reviews

  • Career insights and tips

On-demand Technical Coaching

On-demand Technical Coaching

Connect with our expert educators in real-time with our live chat service. Ask questions and get feedback, fast.

Personalized career coaching.

Career Services

Personalized career coaching.

  • Full-time career support from day 1

  • Unlimited technical interview practices

  • Industry and salary insights

  • Linkedin and resume writing support

  • Exclusive access to open roles

Student Outcomes

We help students launch high-paying careers.

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Enrollment

Your new career begins here.

Student Reviews

Alexa Scott, Thinkful Grad

Current Job: Rio SEO

I don’t think I would have gotten the job I have without that year of Thinkful. I think it opened many future opportunities for me.

FAQs

Please reach out to our admissions team to find the latest start dates on the corresponding course page of interest.

We offer Immersion programs (full-time) and Flex programs (part-time) for many of our courses. Please visit Thinkful.com to find the latest start dates on the corresponding course page of interest.

Instructors are chosen based on their academic credentials, relevant industry experience, and teaching ability.  Thinkful collects weekly feedback from students and staff on program curriculum, projects, and overall student experience in order to evaluate the quality of each program. In addition to student experience, Thinkful also considers industry demand for particular skill sets and success rates with each program in order to look for areas of improvement, ensuring that each program has successful outcomes that matches Thinkful’s mission on a quarterly basis. 

The minimum requirements to serve as a mentor, technical expert, or faculty for all Thinkful programs include: 

  • 3+ years of relevant industry experience 

  • Demonstration of genuine student advocacy and empathy for beginners

  • Exceptional written and verbal communication skills

You are fully supported from the moment you join Thinkful with a comprehensive, personalized approach to your success that means that while you’re learning online, you’re never alone. Regardless of the program you choose, you’ll have access to: 

  • 1:1 Mentorship -- you’ll be assigned a mentor whose focus is on getting you hired and helping you build a profile that best shows off your skills and strengths

  • Technical coaches/Thinkchat -- in addition to technical coaching and office hours sessions, our newly launched virtual messaging platform means you can get answers to study-related questions in real time. 

  • Access to a Slack community -- you’ll have plenty of chances to pair with and learn from your fellow students in a safe, fun, online environment. 

We also offer a free 15-day access period for our UX/UI, Software Engineering, Product Management part-time programs, which includes access to course material, two mentor sessions and a meeting with our Admissions team.

As of now, mentors are assigned by Thinkful based on fit and availability and cannot be chosen by students.  The minimum requirements to serve as a mentor is 3+ years of relevant industry experience,  demonstration of genuine student advocacy and empathy for beginners and exceptional written and verbal communication skills.

Thinkful is dedicated to educating and connecting students to career opportunities via curated workshops and post-graduation support. The Careers team at Thinkful empowers students through a host of programming and resources that are aimed at career advancement as well as transparent outcomes.  We provide career support in the form of 

  • Individual and group sessions 

  • Mock behavioral and technical interviews 

  • Curated technological content 

  • Thematic workshops and career-focused Q&As, topics for which include but are not limited to networking, technical landscape, resume and LinkedIn reviews, cover letter writing, negotiating, navigating the job search, and interview preparation 

Our programs require a computer with high-speed internet access and video capability, including a webcam, a microphone, and speakers. Your computer must be available and ready to use prior to the first day of class. It's important to note that your program cannot be completed on a tablet or smartphone, and we don't provide computers to students. You must own or have access to a personal computer with at least 4GB RAM, at least 1.8 GHz processor (above 2 Ghz recommended), and at least 100 GB HD.

We also highly recommend having a pair of headphones for the best possible learning experience. Macs must have the most current OS version installed, and PCs must be using either Windows 10 (or newer Windows operating systems) or a current version of a Linux operating system.

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