Data Science Bootcamp for Active Duty Service Members

Our Data Science and Analytics Bootcamp for active duty service members helps learners become data analysts, ready to excel and contribute to the team.

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Upcoming Sessions

Join the Next Data Science & Analytics Bootcamp

Questions? Get in touch with a military advisor.

Start Date Application Deadline Length of Course Capstone Presentation Date
March 6, 2023 February 20 10 weeks May 12
June 5, 2023 May 22 10 weeks Aug 11

How You’ll Learn

This 10-week course is arranged in week-long blocks with unique units and learning intentions, each block ending with a case study. At the end of the bootcamp, you’ll demonstrate what you’ve learned with a capstone project.

Daily Student Engagement

Each day, you’ll engage individually and as pairs to facilitate proficiency of learned concepts.

Weekly Case Studies

With the completion of each unit, you’ll engage in a case study analyzing a real-world data set.

Capstone Project

During the last two weeks of the course, you’ll complete and present a capstone project. These projects encourage creativity and provide an opportunity to demonstrate concepts and processes from genesis to meaningful artifacts.

Learning Objectives

Learn How to Make Data-Driven Decisions

Participants learn Python and statistical methods while working with authentic data sets to become drivers of data-informed decisions.

Questions about our curriculum? Get in touch with a Military Advisor

  • Pair programming
  • Git and GitHub
  • Command Line
  • Python Fundamentals
  • Object-Oriented Programming in Python
  • Databases including SQL & NoSQL
  • Data Processing Python Libraries including Pandas & NumPy
  • Probability
  • Statistics: Hypothesis Testing
  • Statistics: Confidence Intervals
  • Linear Models
  • Data Visualization

Interested? Here’s How to Apply

If you’re interested and not quite ready to apply, contact a Military Advisor and we’ll be in touch to answer your questions and discuss next steps.

Get Started in Our Application Portal

Read more about our program and review our FAQs before taking our applicant survey, which will help us determine if you’re eligible for funding.

Complete Your Pre-Work

Our mandatory pre-work will teach you more about coding so you’re prepared for the pre-assessment. Pre-work is neither graded nor monitored.

Take the Pre-Assessment

You’ll have two chances to take the test. If you score 50% or higher, you’ll qualify for selection consideration. If you do not score higher than 50%, we’ll highlight where you have room for improvement before you retake the assessment.

How to Use Federal Funding for this Course

This bootcamp is funded by an Indefinite Delivery/Indefinite Quantity (IDIQ) Contract awarded to Galvanize by the U.S. Department of Defense (GSA SBIR Phase III IDIQ 47QFLA21D0013).

If you’d like to add a Task Order to our IDIQ Contract, explore our federal funding process below. If you’d like to purchase a course seat using a Government Purchase Card (GPC) for direct enrollment, please email

Learn about our funding process

Eligibility Requirements

Only current Department of Defense (DoD) military and government civilians may apply to this program. If this doesn’t include you, please check out our Hack Reactor Coding Bootcamps to explore civilian software development training options.

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If you’re eligible and interested, complete your application and pass your assessment. Your branch project manager will reach out when paid seats are available.

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