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About USDSI®

The United States Data Science Institute is the world leader in credentialing and learning in the Data Science profession. We provide ground-breaking and futuristic data science certification programs to upskill and reskill data science professionals.

Empowering the Data Science Careers with State-of-the-art Knowledge Framework and Learning

USDSI®, the United States Data Science Institute, designs and develops future-ready data science certification programs for aspiring, progressive and high-achieving data science professionals.

USDSI® is a global leader in Data Science learning transformation, innovation, and capability development for organizations, institutions, academia, non-profit organizations, and governments. We have committed ourselves to raise the global standards for Data Science learning and contribute to the world in delivering the best data science workforce for making analyzed and informed decision-making. According to our studies and research conducted by USDSI's Research and Development team, we see the shortage of skilled data science workforce by 43% between 2020 and 2025. A lot of other research and surveys conducted by multiple organizations show similar data raising many concerns within the industry and thus making thought leaders think on how to fill the gap. USDSI® is committed to filling this skills gap, developing the right skills and standards, and meeting the workforce shortage's demands in the world. We are further committed to certifying around 100K professionals by 2025.


With the start of a new decade post-2020, the tech population has thrown itself into gaining more knowledge, and with the spurt of the Edtech industry, it is evident that one must develop the right skill to progress through a career.

Various reports suggest that a certified professional has many advantages and opportunities over non-certified professionals. USDSI® certified professionals have better job prospects, career growth, higher annual salaries, and increased career satisfaction levels. All of these are because of the world-class data science knowledge framework and state-of-the-art learning that has been approved by the world's 30+ best data science minds. All the USDSI's programs are specifically designed to keep the data science trends in mind and align with the data science industry's global future.

The USDSI certification programs have global recognition in over 150+ countries. We have a very flexible approach that makes us believe in 'anywhere, anytime ‘– on this belief; you can take your certification exams from anywhere in the world at any time.

American Standards and Excellence Membership

The United States Data Science Institute (USDSI®) is a distinguished member of the American National Standards Institute (ANSI) and the Institute of Credentialing Excellence.

American National Standards Institute (ANSI)

ANSI, is one of the oldest institutions in America which is a private, non-profit organization that administers and coordinates the U.S. voluntary standards since 1918. USDSI® under EdTechDigit Innovations is a member of ANSI.

Institute for Credentialing Excellence

Institute for Credentialing Excellence or I.C.E. is a leading developer of standards for both certification and certificate programs and it is both a provider of and a clearing house for information on trends in certification, test development and delivery, assessment-based certificate programs, and other information relevant to the credentialing community. USDSI® under EdTechDigit Innovations is a proud member of I.C.E.

USDSI Certification Programs

USDSI offers three top notch Data Science certifications for professionals starting their career and the experienced professionals in Data Science industry.

  • Certified Data Science Professional

    Certified Data Science Professional (CDSP™)

    For students or working professionals with limited work experience

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  • Certified Lead Data Scientist

    Certified Lead Data Scientist (CLDS™)

    For working professionals with minimum 2 years of work experience

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  • Certified Senior Data Scientist

    Certified Senior Data Scientist (CSDS™)

    For working professionals with minimum 5 years of work experience

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