Big Data Analytics has grown to become one of the most promising Big Data career domains with vast financial benefits. An Associate Big Data Analyst Certification with the Data Science Council of America will distinguish young professionals and graduate students with a desire to move into the Big Data space from their peers. The DASCA-ABDA is a top vendor-neutral certification for data enthusiasts, budding professionals and graduate school students.

A DASCA-ABDA will prove your potential and promise for Big Data Analysis



Once you have registered for the DASCA-ABDA exams, you will be provided with the full DASCA Certification Preparation Kit to enable you study and prepare for the exams. The DASCA Official Exam Preparation Kit for the ABDA consists of the following:


  1. ABDA Book 1: Essentials of Big Data Analytics
  2. ABDA Book 2: Advanced Big Data Analytics
  3. Lab Workbook: Big Data Analytics Lab
  4. E-Lab for practicing Big Data Analysts
  5. Online Learning & Preparation Resources



The DASCA-ABDA certification will cover the following areas:

  1. Introduction to Data Science & Big Data
  2. Understanding the Big Data Framework
  3. Big Data Tools and Concepts
  4. Big Data Analytics & Introduction to R
  5. Analyzing Data through R
  6. Advanced Analytics using R
  7. Big Data Solution Engineering
  8. Social Media, Mobile and Big Data Solution Engineering
  9. Understanding Machine Learning
  10. Essential Python



The cost of the DASCA-ABDA Certification is $585. Octave Analytics also offers specialized training with data science internship opportunity for an additional $350 to aid your preparation.