Frequently Asked Questions
What’s the difference between a free account and the subscription plans?
With our free account, you can only access the first chapter of most of our courses.
Do I need to know anything about data science to get started on DataCamp?
Nope! We have courses for everyone, from beginners to experts. Anyone interested in data science and analytics can use DataCamp to learn new skills.
Do I need special software or hardware?
All of our courses, coding exercises, and projects can be completed from the comfort of your browser, so you won’t need to install any new software or hardware. For the best user experience, we suggest using Chrome, Safari or Firefox. We support IE11 or higher.
How will I be charged?
Once you begin your subscription, you’ll be charged on a recurring monthly or yearly basis, depending on your subscription type, starting from the sign-up date. You can cancel at any time.
Can I pause my account?
You can pause your account if you are a monthly subscriber. In your settings, simply choose how long you'd like to pause your account for. After that time period, your subscription will automatically reactivate and you can continue without losing any progress.
You cannot pause a yearly subscription.
Frequently Asked Questions When Purchasing a Business Subscription
Read our whitepaper for commonly asked questions about purchasing DataCamp for Business.
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