ARLINGTON, Va., Jan. 9, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The American Council on Education's College Credit Recommendation Service (ACE CREDIT ®) has evaluated and recommended college credits for eight more of The Institute for Statistics Education at Statistics.com. The courses approved in this latest review include:
- Introduction to Python for Analytics
- Introduction to Analytics using Hadoop
- R Programming 1
- R Programming 2
- R Programming Intermediate
- Spatial Statistics with Geographic Information Systems (GIS)
- SQL and R - Introduction to Database Queries
- Text Mining
This brings to 15 the number of Institute courses that have received ACE credit recommendations.
Founded in 1918, ACE is the major coordinating body for all the nation's higher education institutions, representing more than 1,600 college and university presidents and more than 200 related associations nationwide. It provides leadership on key higher education issues and influences public policy through advocacy.
ACE CREDIT ® connects workplace learning with colleges and universities by helping adults gain access to academic credit at colleges and universities for formal courses and examinations taken in the workplace or other settings outside traditional higher education. For more information, visit the ACE CREDIT ® website at www.acenet.edu/credit.
The Institute for Statistics Education at Statistics.com is a pioneer in high quality, student-centered online education and the leading provider of education in statistics and analytics. It offered its first course in 2002 and now offers over 110 courses and four certificate programs. Students come from around the world to learn with us.
The Institute currently has another 12 courses up for review with ACE before the end of this year. Statistics.com online courses last 4 weeks, offer small classes and regular interaction with noted experts via private asynchronous discussion forums.
For more information, visit http://www.statistics.com/academic-credit/or call (703) 522-5410.
SOURCE The Institute for Statistics Education at Statistics.com