NEW YORK – Columbia Business School Executive Education and online education provider EMERITUS today announced an addition to their portfolio of high-impact online programs: Python for Managers, which launches December 12, 2019.
Modeled after Columbia Business School’s popular course for MBA students and taught by Columbia’s faculty members Mattan Griffel and Daniel Guetta, Python for Managers is designed exclusively for professionals interested in learning one of the world’s most prevalent programming languages. Insights from the online course will allow participants to better communicate with technical teams and understand how to make effective and strategic business decisions from large amounts of data. The 10-week online program costs $2,250.
Pierre Yared, incoming Vice Dean for Executive Education at Columbia Business School says, “As the digital future of business continues to evolve, managers need to be equipped with the skills to make effective decisions in the face of overwhelming data. Understanding the world's most prevelant programming language is an essential differentiator for managers who want to stand out and increase their value to their organizations. We are excited to partner with EMERITUS to provide managers with that opportunity."
“We are excited to offer this unique program to managers who want to learn technical skills”, says Lisa Rohrer, Director of University Partnerships at EMERITUS. “Professors Griffel and Guetta are dynamic and charismatic teachers who have created a compelling and engaging curriculum.”
Participants in Python for Managers will experience the curriculum in two parts: Coding Fundamentals and Business Applications. For more information on Python for Managers, click here.
About the researchers
Mattan Griffel is a recipient of the Dean's Award for Teaching Excellence. Mattan is a two-time Y Combinator-backed entrepreneur and the Co-Founder ...Read more.
Daniel Guetta is Associate Professor of Professional Practice at Columbia Business School and Director of the Business School's Center for Pricing and...Read more.
Pierre Yared is the MUTB Professor of International Business and the Vice Dean for Executive Education at Columbia Business School. His research, which...Read more.