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Rice University

Business Statistics and Analysis

Rice University via Coursera Specialization


The Business Statistics and Analysis Specialization is designed to equip you with a basic understanding of business data analysis tools and techniques. Informed by our world-class Data Science master's and PhD course material, you’ll master essential spreadsheet functions, build descriptive business data measures, and develop your aptitude for data modeling. You’ll also explore basic probability concepts, including measuring and modeling uncertainty, and you’ll use various data distributions, along with the Linear Regression Model, to analyze and inform business decisions. The Specialization culminates with a Capstone Project in which you’ll apply the skills and knowledge you’ve gained to an actual business problem. To successfully complete all course assignments, students must have access to a Windows version of Microsoft Excel 2010 or later. To see an overview video for this Specialization, click here!


Course 1: Introduction to Data Analysis Using Excel
- Offered by Rice University. The use of Excel is widespread in the industry. It is a very powerful data analysis tool and almost all big and ... Enroll for free.

Course 2: Basic Data Descriptors, Statistical Distributions, and Application to Business Decisions
- Offered by Rice University. The ability to understand and apply Business Statistics is becoming increasingly important in the industry. A ... Enroll for free.

Course 3: Business Applications of Hypothesis Testing and Confidence Interval Estimation
- Offered by Rice University. Confidence intervals and Hypothesis tests are very important tools in the Business Statistics toolbox. A mastery ... Enroll for free.

Course 4: Linear Regression for Business Statistics
- Offered by Rice University. Regression Analysis is perhaps the single most important Business Statistics tool used in the industry. ... Enroll for free.

Course 5: Business Statistics and Analysis Capstone
- Offered by Rice University. The Business Statistics and Analysis Capstone is an opportunity to apply various skills developed across the ... Enroll for free.


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Sharad Borle


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