Program Specifics

AI Academy Program Format

The AI Academy program is an innovative program designed in collaboration with over 30 partners including IBM, Citrix, Hazardous Software and others. The program is a combination of 40 weeks of live, online, coursework and option for on-the-job training working alongside an AI industry professional. In 2022 Cohort 4 will begin on July 11th. 

AI Academy Course Format

The AI Academy curriculum is comprised of four courses: Computer Programming with Python, Introduction to Artificial Intelligence, Data Mining, and Machine Learning. You will complete one course each ten weeks of the program. There will be live, online course meetings each week using Zoom videoconferencing technologies. First, there will be a pre-recorded SEMINAR each week, which is a 120 minute session where the introduction of new concepts, skills, and tasks will be presented and discussed. Each course will also include two WORKSHOP sessions each week which are 120 minutes each where participants will be guided through the application of content as they complete group and individual tasks to grow their understanding of the content.

AI Academy Schedule

SCHEDULE FOR COHORTS ONE AND TWO

January 10, 2022 to March 18, 2022

Course #3: Machine Learning

Lead Instructor: Dr. Min Chi, NC State

 

April 4, 2022 to June 17, 2022 (No class the week of May 30th)

Course #4: Human-Computer Interaction

Lead Instructor: Dr. Noboru Matsuda, NC State

 

SCHEDULE FOR COHORT THREE

START DATE – January 10, 2022

 

January 10, 2022 to March 18, 2022

Course#1: Computer Programming with Python

Lead Instructor: James Robinson, NC State

 

April 4, 2022 to June 17, 2022 (No class the week of  May 30th)

Course#2: Data Mining

Lead Instructor: Dr. Thomas Price, NC State

 

July 11, 2022 to September 16, 2022 (No class on September 5th)

Course #3: Introduction to Artificial Intelligence (AI)

Lead Instructor: Dr. Collin Lynch, NC State

 

October 3, 2022 to December 16, 2022 (No class the week of  November 21st)

Course #4: Machine Learning

Lead Instructor: Dr. Min Chi, NC State

 

SCHEDULE FOR COHORT FOUR

START DATE – July 11, 2022

 

July 11, 2022 to September 16, 2022 (No class September 5th)

Course#1: Computer Programming with Python

Lead Instructor: James Robinson, NC State

 

October 3, 2022 to December 16, 2022 (No class the week of  November 21st)

Course#2: Data Mining

Lead Instructor: Dr. Thomas Price, NC State

 

January 9, 2023 to March 17, 2023 (No class on January 16th)

Course #3: Introduction to Artificial Intelligence (AI)

Lead Instructor: Dr. Collin Lynch, NC State

 

April 3, 2023 to June 16, 2023 (No class the week of  May 29th)

Course #4: Machine Learning

Lead Instructor: Dr. Min Chi, NC State

 

 

SCHEDULES FOR COHORTS 5 and 6 FORTHCOMING