IBM Watson Analytics Internship Program
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Learn IBM's Watson Analytics and use data analytics during an internship. ECO-497 is a 1-credit course that meets on Wednesdays from 5:00-6:15. Internship requirements: 50-hour internship placement over the course of the semester at a local business, which is arranged by the university, in addition to coursework. Departmental permission is required to register for the course. The course is limited to 20 students.
The Watson Analytics Internship Program is a two-semester program. During the fall semester, there is a hybrid course in which students learn Watson Analytics. During the spring semester, students are placed in an internship at a regional business or organization. Acceptance into the program requires a commitment to enroll in both semesters. Unfortunately, students graduating in December are not eligible for the program.
Students earn an IBM badge that they can put on their resumes.
- All the benefits of advanced analytics without the complexity
- Minimal learning curve
- Natural language: Engage with data in a human way
About the course and internship program:
- Both on campus and external internships are available
- Knowledge of statistics is not required to enroll in the course
- This internship opportunity is open for students enrolled in any academic program
To access the application form, you must set up an application account. Please note that you will be required to upload your resume as part of the application process.