Expertise in data mining and predictive analytics will be highly sought-after skills for years to come. Specifically, there is a strong demand for employees to not only be able to report their results but also give a compelling story as to why things are happening. To ensure that students are prepared for the competitive marketplace, IBM grants students access to this leading-edge analytics technology at no cost through the Watson Analytics Academic Program (WAP).
Educators have access to the most powerful analytical tools for data exploration, analysis, and visualizations.
Academic institutions foster long-term relationships with corporate institutions that benefit all involved.