qrb501 | Graduate

Quantitative Reasoning For Business

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This course applies quantitative reasoning skills to business problems. Students learn to analyze data using a variety of analytical tools, graphs, tables, and charts. Other topics include formulas, visual representation of quantities, time value of money, and measures of uncertainty.

This graduate-level course is 6 This course is available to take individually or To enroll, speak with an Enrollment Representative.

Course details:

Credits: 3
Continuing education units: XX
Professional development units: XX
Duration: 6

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    Percentages and the Mathematics of Buying and Selling

    • Quantify the cost, markup, and sales price for a product or service.
    • Analyze percentages and fractions.

    Interest and the Time Value of Money

    • Assess the differences between simple interest, compound interest, ordinary interest, and exact interest.
    • Evaluate promissory note terms and calculations

    Consumer Credit and Mortgages

    • Compare different types of credit and mortgages.
    • Analyze the key components of a loan, credit agreement, or mortgage.

    Annuities, Sinking Funds, and Building Wealth

    • Compare annuities and sinking funds.
    • Distinguish the differences between stocks, bonds, and mutual funds.

    Financial Statements and Ratios

    • Explain the purpose of the major components of a balance sheet and income statement.
    • Detect changes and key indicators of business health from balance sheets and income statements.

    Fundamental Quantitative Concepts and Basic Data Analysis

    • Recommend equations, formulas, and graphs to use in real world examples.
    • Assess how and when to use measures of central tendency and dispersion.
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