BUS 322

Business Analytics Using Excel Modeling

Academic Year Semester Location Online
2017-2018 Fall, Spring, Summer Main campus No

Level: Undergraduate

Credits: 3

Lab Fee: None

Pre-requisites: DQR 200

This course provides undergraduate business students with fundamental concepts and tools needed to understand the emerging role of business analytics in organizations. Students will apply business analytical tools in a spreadsheet environment, interpret results, and communicate these findings effectively to help make sound business and economic decisions. Students will gain a thorough understanding of probability distributions, sampling hypothesis testing, regression analysis, statistical methods for quality control, and forecasting. Students will also synthesize and analyze data sets to gain a richer understanding of the way Big Data affects sound business decisions.