A Certified Big Data Scientist has demonstrated proficiency in the application of techniques, principles and processes required for exploring and analyzing large volumes of complex data with the goals of discovering novel insights, developing data products and communicating analytic results to drive decision-making.
The Big Data Science track is comprised of BDSCP Modules 1, 2, 4, 5 and 6, the outlines for which are provided in the upcoming pages. Depending on the exam format chosen, attaining the Big Data Science certification can require passing a single exam or multiple exams. Upon achieving the accreditation, certification holders receive a formal digital certificate and an Acclaim/Credly digital badge with an account that supports the online verification of certification status.
Courses and Study Kits
The Big Data Scientist certification track is associated with the following courses, study kits and eLearning kits. The courses can be delivered via instructor-led training. The study kits and eLearning kits include the course materials and additional supplements designed for self-study.
|Big Data Scientist Certification eLearning Kit Bundle|
You can take exams anywhere in the world via Pearson VUE testing centers, Pearson VUE online proctoring and Arcitura on-site exam proctoring at your location. There are three flexible exam format options:
- Complete one module-specific exam for each course module in Big Data Scientist certification track. This is recommended for those who want to progress gradually through the track and who would like to be assessed after each course module before proceeding to the next.
- Complete a single combined exam for the entire Big Data Scientist certification track. Recommended for those who want to only take a single exam that encompasses all course modules within this track.
- Complete a partial exam. Recommended for those who have already obtained a BDSCP certification and would like to achieve the Big Data Scientist certification without having to be retested on BDSCP Modules 1 and 2.
Note that not all exam formats may be available via all exam delivery options. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more information regarding your preferred exam option.