qrbp501 | 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 and techniques. Other topics include formulas, visual representation of quantities, time value of money, and measures of uncertainty.

This graduate-level course is 6 weeks This course is available as part of a degree or certificate program. To enroll, speak with an Enrollment Representative.

Course details:

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

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    Business Applications I

    • Apply breakeven analysis.
    • Use time series data to forecast.
    • Convert data to indices.

    Time Value of Money

    • Compute exponential and reciprocal functions.
    • Apply exponential growth and decay functions to data.
    • Calculate the time value of money.

    Decision Making With Uncertainty

    • Apply classical, empirical, and subjective probability concepts.
    • Apply discrete and continuous probability distribution.
    • Apply decision analysis.

    Working With Numbers and Formulas

    • Apply the rules for order of operations in solving problems.
    • Identify dependent and independent variables and their relationships.
    • Determine slope by using the slope-intercept formula.
    • Identify data types and levels of measurement.

    Business Applications II

    • Apply mathematical and statistical methods in a business context.

    Visual Representation of Quantities

    • Construct visual representations of categorical and numeric data.
    • Construct bivariate plots.
    • Interpret tables, charts, and graphs.
    • Calculate descriptive statistics.
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