Past Participant Guide

We hope you enjoyed your Harvard Online course! Please review this guide to learn about next steps and how to maximize your experience.
Celebrate and Share Your Achievement

After all your hard work in Data Science Principles, we hope that you will add your Certificate of Completion to both your resume and your LinkedIn profile. Here is the best format for adding your accomplishment on LinkedIn:

School: Harvard Online
Dates Attended: [the year you participated in the program]
Degree: Other; Certificate in Data Science Principles
Field of Study: leave blank
Grade: "Complete"
Activities and Societies: leave blank

Once you download your digital certificate, we encourage you to forward your PDF along to your coworkers, family, and friends. If you'd like to snap a selfie with your printed certificate and post it to Instagram, TwitterFacebook, or LinkedIn and don't forget to tag us with @HarvardOnline!

Harvard Online learner Shreya Singh Hernandez poses with her Data Science Principles certificate.


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Past Participant Discount Eligibility

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