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Whether you’re a student creating scatter plots for a project or an educator instructing an economics course, Tableau will enhance learning and teaching with a fast, easy-to-use, visual analytics platform.

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Florida International University

Tableau showed me a fun, user-friendly connection between data and design — I couldn’t get enough!

Pepperdine University

Learning data analytics with Tableau opened my eyes to which direction in my career path I wanted to take.

University of Oxford – United Kingdom

I liked how easy it was to just drag and drop properties that I wanted to visualize, as well as selecting different forms of visualization (bubbles, bar charts, etc).