Course Overview

The Big Data Engineering Program prepares students for an entry-level position as a data engineer, Python programmer, or business intelligence developer.

This course is designed to introduce the technically inclined student to the technologies and methodologies requested by hiring companies and used by real-world data engineers. This program is fast-paced and will cover a breadth of technologies, including Python programming, Hadoop, and cloud-based services in Amazon Web Services (AWS). The student will also be introduced to such methods as data wrangling, munging, ingesting, and modeling for analytics.

What You'll Learn

  • Amazon Web Services (AWS)
    • AWS Glue and Athena
    • AWS Sagemaker
  • Database Building
    • Amazon Aurora, Kenesis, and Redshift
    • Data Lakes
    • Data Structures
    • Jupyter
    • Logic
    • Notebooks
    • OLTP vs OLAP
  • Programming and Coding
    • Hadoop
    • Hive
    • Hue
    • Python
    • Spark


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Partner Affiliate Live Online
6:00PM to 7:30PM
Nov 30, 2023 to Jun 06, 2024
Contact Hours
  • Promineo Tech
Delivery Options
Live Online  
Course Fee(s)
Fee non-credit $5,140.00
Drop Request Deadline
Nov 27, 2023
Transfer Request Deadline
Nov 27, 2023
Section Notes
You will meet once a week for 26 weeks.  By the end of the program the successful student will be prepared for an entry-level position as a data engineer, Python programmer or business intelligence developer.

UNM Tuition Remission

UNM Staff, Faculty, and Retirees: This course is Tuition Remission eligible under Professional Development. For more information, visit the UNM Tuition Remission information page.

JTA Funding Opportunity

Full funding for this program is available through Job Training Albuquerque. To see if you qualify or to apply for JTA funding, click here or contact Allison Pendell Jones at CNMI, apendelljones@cnm.edu.

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