STATISTICS FOR MANAGERS
This course examines how managers use data as the key input for systematic business problem-solving. Topics include collecting data, describing and presenting data, probability, statistical inference, regression analysis, forecasting, and risk analysis. The course requires extensive use of Excel for data analysis with a focus on applied business decision-making. Common business processes include gathering and organizing data, quantitative data analysis, forecasting, decision-making under uncertainty and communicating or presenting results. Intermediate-level Excel is a pre-requisite for enrolling in this course.