The Institute for Professional Development

Big Data Using Hadoop​

The Big Data Using Hadoop Program provides IT professionals with the technical skills required to successfully implement and maintain Hadoop clusters. The program is designed to provide a rapid immersion into Big Data with Hadoop.

The ideal candidate for this program should have basic programming experience and experience using Windows and Linux commands. No previous Hadoop experience is necessary

View the program's details and curriculum.


Big Data Faculty

Certificate Programs

Certificate programs are credit-bearing courses of DePaul. Individuals who enroll in the programs become non-degree-seeking students of the university, and enjoy all the rights, privileges and responsibilities afforded to such students.​​


Certificate programs are offered on the university's quarterly schedule, with a new session beginning each fall, winter and spring. Classes are offered on evenings and weekends and can be taken on-campus or online.