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Online AI and Data Science Certificate

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The Future of Machine Learning is Now

No Minimum GPA Requirement

Practical Courses

100% Online Coursework

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  • Duration 6 Months
  • Cost per Credit $500
  • Credit Hours 9

Program Benefits

  • 8-week terms
  • Practical Courses
  • Expert Faculty
  • No Minimum GPA Requirement

Learn One of the Most Versatile Areas of Study

With applications in medicine, health science and even social networks, students in Lebanese American University’s online AI and Data Science Certificate program learn practical skills that lead to success in a field that’s constantly growing.

This part time, fully online program offers three advanced courses designed to teach skills used in the real world: Deep Learning, Artificial Intelligence Principles and Techniques and Fundamentals of Data Science. In these classes, students will explore concepts such as mining data sets, modeling for uncertainty, popular algorithms in machine learning and more.

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Practical Skills for Solving Complex Problems

Our online AI and Data Science Certificate program is designed to give students the knowledge needed to begin or advance their careers in the growing field of data analysis and artificial intelligence, preparing graduates to be competitive applicants on the data market.

Expert-Taught Courses

8-Week Term

9 credits

The courses in the online AI and Data Science Certificate program are taught by experienced faculty and designed with graduate success in mind. In these courses, students will study linear and polynomial regression, classification algorithms, gradient descent, unsupervised learning and more.

Course include:

  • Artificial Intelligence: Principles and Techniques
  • Fundamentals of Data Science
  • Fundamentals of Deep Learning
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AI and Data Science Certificate Admissions Details

No GRE Required

No Minimum GPA Requirement

Apply now to earn your online AI and Data Science Certificate degree from Lebanese American University. Here’s what you’ll need to get started:

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DegreeYou would have a bachelor’s degree and some knowledge of programming and coding.
Language RequirementsThis course is taught in English and so you must be able to read, write and communicate in English.
Other RequirementsYou may wish to complete preparatory course material prior to joining this certificate to ensure that you are best placed for success during your studies.
Start DatesJanuary, March, June, September, and October
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Tuition Details

$500 per credit hour

$4,000 total estimated tuition (normally $4,500)

Earning a certificate is an investment in your future success and one of the best ways to accelerate your career and increase your earning potential. Lebanese American University is proud to offer competitive tuition for our online programs and currently accepts $4,000 USD tuition for this certificate.

Our admissions representatives can provide full tuition details and help you find the funding option that’s right for you. Call us at +1 646 989 1609 for more information.

Note: Tuition rates are subject to change and additional fees may vary by program.

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What You’ll Learn

With our innovative curriculum and diverse learning community, you can harness the power of artificial intelligence and data science to grow your career. Graduates of this certificate have the analytical thinking, problem-solving and communication skills needed to take their careers to the next level.

Program Outcomes

  • Learn the fundamental techniques and applications for mining large data sets
  • Understand computational approaches for modeling uncertainty and advance topic in AI
  • Master popular algorithms in machine learning

Faculty Spotlight

Faisal N. Abu-Khzam

Faisal N. Abu-Khzam, MS in Computer Science

Faisal N. Abu-Khzam is a professor of computer science at the Lebanese American University (LAU). He holds a PhD in Computer Science from the University of Tennessee – Knoxville, a MS degree in Mathematics and a BS in Computer Science from the American University of Beirut.

Prof. Abu-Khzam is the director of LAU’s Software Institute, and the founder of the Lebanese Collegiate Programming Contest (LCPC). His research in parameterized complexity theory has led to some of the best-known data reduction methods as well as the current-fastest exact algorithms for some classical combinatorial problems. His research interests include Parameterized Complexity Theory, Data Analysis, Parallel Computing and Artificial Intelligence.

Online Study at Lebanese American University

By enrolling in Lebanese American University’s online AI and Data Science Certificate program, students gain access to a team of supportive faculty and expert student services. Online study includes:

  • A flexible, asynchronous format
  • An experienced and caring faculty
  • 24/7 IT Support
  • Full-time and part-time flexibility
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Welcoming All Metropolitan Residents

If you live in the New York metro area and are seeking the campus experience, we offer an in-person opportunity to learn software development from the ground up. Our full-time, face-to-face Foundations of Computer Science program – in partnership with the Holberton School – will introduce you to computer science and software engineering principles, followed by the opportunity to specialize in what drives you.

The sessions take place on the Lebanese American University campus in midtown Manhattan, and anyone in the surrounding area can join.

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Answers to Common Questions

Explore our FAQs to learn more about the AI and Data Science Certificate program. Reach out to us for more information if your question is not included here.

The online AI and Data Science Certificate is a part-time program.

No. This program does not require any entrance exams.

This program does not require previous work experience.

You’ll complete 3 courses to earn the AI and Data Science Certificate.

You can earn the online AI and Data Science Certificate in as little as six months.

The total estimated tuition for the online AI and Data Science Certificate is $4,000. This figure does not include any fees or other expenses you may incur.

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