Data Foundations Course
The M&T Tech Academy is proudly partnering with Pluralsight One to bring a virtual instructor-led, 12-week credentialling program to WNY residents.
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Who is eligible to participate?
This program seeks to provide a learning opportunity for all residents of Western New York. Applicants must live in one of the following counties: Niagara, Erie, Orleans, Genesee, Wyoming, Monroe, Livingston, Wayne, Ontario, Chautauqua, Cattaraugus, or Allegany County.
Are candidates required to have specific educational or career experience to participate?
At minimum, participants must have a high school diploma or GED equivalency. Higher educational or career experience is not required to participate in this program.
What are the required materials needed to participate?
All participants will need to have access to a laptop and are able to install the software necessary to complete the course as well as access to reliable Wi-Fi.
Note: Several applications that will be utilized throughout the program are built for a Windows operating system. PCs are preferred.
What is the time commitment for this program?
The course will run for 12 weeks starting on January 6 meeting every Saturday from 10am – 2pm EST. There will be 2 - 4 hours a week of required in-class time and 3 - 8 hours of self-paced learning.
Will I receive a certificate for completing these courses?
Yes, certificates will be awarded to students who graduate from the course.
What is the admissions process like?
After you apply, you will be contacted by a member of the Tech Academy. They will discuss your goals and commitments related to the program to decide if this course is right for you.