The Node Application
The Node is our data science program. You learn the fundamentals of data science, how it is used to solve problems, and gain valuable technical experience.


Before applying, please read the details about this program at:
http://hackcville.com/thenode/

You will be expected to attend a weekly workshop on Tuesday from 5:00-6:30pm for the Intro section or Thursday 5:00-6:30pm for the CS section. Please do not apply if you are unable to make these times.

Application Closes:
 Tuesday, January 31st at 11:59pm
 
What's your first name? *

 
What's your last name? *

 
{{answer_40881936}}, what school are you a part of? *

If you do not attend UVA, please select "Charlottesville community member"

 
What is your major? *

Answer "N/A" if not a student
 
What year are you graduating? *


 
Have you applied to HackCville before?

If so, what program did you apply to?
 
What is your gender?

This question will have no effect on your application and will only be used by the HackCville team to determine if our marketing efforts are successful in getting a diverse group of applicants.

 
What is your race or origin?

This question will have no effect on your application and will only be used by the HackCville team to determine if our marketing efforts are successful in getting a diverse group of applicants.

 
Which program do you want to take? *


 
Can you give us your phone number? *

555-555-555
 
Do you have any previous experience with programming or data science? *

Please give a brief explanation
 
Do you have any previous experience with statistics? *

Briefly explain below
 
Which section are you applying to? *


 
What interests you about data science? What would you gain from doing this course? *

250 word limit
 
Describe a personal project you would work on with the skills you gain from this class and why it’s important to you.

250 word limit
 
Netflix has discovered that their average user retention is just over a month (1.8 months). In an effort to increase that number, they want to know possible causes of the low figure, and possible avenues for improving it. Brainstorm a couple of ideas and just walk us through the logic! (What are some data points you’d want to look at, hypotheses you might have about causes, and how you would prove those through data). *

500 word limit
 
How did your hear about HackCville? *


 
Are you applying to another HackCville program this semester?

If yes, please list the programs you are applying to in order of preference
Hint: You are only allowed to apply to two programs
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