Professional Services Community

Duration 7 Months
Weekly workload 8 hours (class) + 8 hours (preparation)
Start date 21th of May 2021
Tuition fee 9,550 VAT exempt

Data Science for Professional Services professionals

Are you working in banking, insurance, accounting, consulting, ICT, marketing or HR? Consider the Data Science for Professionals program at JADS for a boost or switch in your career. The program includes specific lectures and challenges for people working in Professional Services.

Impact with Data Science in your community?

Especially in Professional Services, where situations and processes are changing in a fast way, it’s important to benefit from data to learn about the latest insights and apply these insights in your decision making. Successful examples are a.o.: descriptive and predictive analytics, demand forecasting, customer journey analysis, churn analysis, risk modelling and HR analytics.

What does JADS offer in the Professional Services community

Next to the regular curriculum, in which data analytics, data engineering and data entrepreneurship are being covered, several specifics for Professional Services are included such as:

During the Execute part:

  • A team challenge (5 weeks, part time) to solve a data challenge in the Professional Services area, guided by an experienced practitioner.
  • You will be able to take part in specific lectures suchs as Data Driven Business Concepts, Marketing Decision Making and Analytics, Text Mining and NLP, Data Driven Service Integration.

During the Lead part:

  • You will be challenged to select your own Graduation Project, in your company or industry/community, and work together in a buddy team, with people with the same interest.
  • You will be coached by a practitioner from your own industry/community.

What type of Professional Services projects can you think of?

During the last 4 years, more than 150 Professional Services professionals took part in one of the certified Professional Eduction programs at JADS (20+ weeks). Graduation project topics included themes like:

  • What drives churn in health insurances?
  • What are the most important features to predict employee sickness?
  • In what circumstances is investing in Net Promoter Score programs still valuable?
  • What data should be included to predict visits to the Zoo?
  • How to optimize the location of cleaning staff for trains, when issues arise in the train schedule?
  • How to use data to increase retail loyalty programs?

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What our particpants say

“In my world I often hear that the world is changing, but am I changing? Do I allow myself to get to know new people and find new insights for myself? That was actually what my drive was to study Data Science in Den Bosch. My world... Read more
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What our participants say

” I wanted to complement the successful completion of the Data Science for Professionals program at JADS with an internationally recognized Certified Analytycs Professional (CAP) certificate from INFORMS. I succeeded. The JADS... Read more
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Teaching in Covid times …

We’ve created a welcoming and warm online teaching environment, which we use as long as the covid situation prevents classroom teaching. Instructors and teaching technologies are adjusted to online teaching. We miss the friendly and inspirational atmosphere of our historic campus, but the teaching effectiveness of online course matches that of classroom teaching!

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