Independent Learners and Career Changers

Ignite your career by learning data analytics.


Open to work, or open to so much more?

There’s never been a better time to transform your career and become a data analyst.

With a huge demand for analytics skills in professions as diverse as finance, medicine and supply chain, and marketing, data analysts command competitive salaries and play an influential role at the heart of the business.

It’s also much easier to change careers and reskill for these roles.

The Alteryx SparkED program for independent learners and career changers is aimed at people of all ages and backgrounds who want to take their careers and lives in a new direction.

In just three months or fewer, you’ll acquire essential skills with cutting-edge technology that will make your resume stand out. Above all, you don’t need a background in mathematics, statistics, or coding. Our low-code/no-code platform makes it easy to get started.


What does the Program include?

Participation in the SparkED education program is available at no cost, and everyone is welcome!

Once you register, you’ll have a free, all-access pass to the following:

Self-Guided Learning

Data analytics learning paths that you can work through at your own pace.

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Code-Free Software

A three-month Alteryx Designer license that allows you to get hands-on with low-code/no-code analytics (no programming required!)

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Global Connections

Connect with thousands of data analytics experts, user groups, and more resources within the global Alteryx Community.

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How long will it take to complete the program?

You’ll get out what you put in! The time spent completing the program varies based on your skill level and desired outcome. Most participants can expect to spend 50 hours completing the program over the three-month time span.


What will I have to show for completing the program?

You’ll have a solid foundation of the basics of data analytics that will arm you with the skills today’s employers want – and expect – across any industry.

Gain visible proof of your skills mastery with industry-recognized badges that are awarded upon successful completion of Alteryx Micro-Credential and core certifications. 


Want to see how others have transformed their careers? Check out some of our success stories:

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