This course gives participants a basic understanding of statistics as they apply in business situations. A fair share of students considering MBA programs come from backgrounds that do not include a large amount of training in mathematics and statistics. Often, students find themselves at a disadvantage when they apply for or enroll in MBA programs. This course will give you the tools to understand how these business statistics are calculated for navigating the built-in formulas that are included in Excel, but also how to apply these formulas in an range of business settings and situations.
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This module covers means, medians, modes, standard deviations, and foundational statistics concepts.
Data and Data Visualization: Excel Tools and Techniques
This module presents Excel tools and techniques for data visualization.
Equations and Inverting Equations (Algebra Refresher)
In this module, refresh your algebra skills with equations.
Common Business Concepts
This module covers common business concepts and mathematical applications to business settings.
Calculus and Marginal Analysis in a Business Context
This module will provide an overview of calculus and marginal analysis.
This module will provide an overview of regressions and coefficients.