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Yes. The program was designed for working professionals who are seeking to advance their current careers or change paths.
The program is part-time. Participants can complete it in six months (24 weeks).
No programming experience is required, however it is recommended that applicants hold a Bachelor’s degree or have at least two years of experience in business, management, finance, statistics, or a related field.