qrbx501 | 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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    Time Value of Money

    • Calculate the time value of money. 

    Business Applications

    • Solve simultaneous equations algebraically.

    • Convert data to indices.
    • Use time series data to forecast.

    Visual Representation of Quantities

    • Construct histograms and bivariate plots.
    • Determine the value of a slope by using the slope-intercept formula.
    • Conduct a linear regression analysis.

    Decision Making with Uncertainty

    • Construct a frequency distribution.
    • Construct a normal distribution.
    • Compare measures of central tendency and measures of dispersion.

    Quantitative Reasoning for Business

    • Apply quantitative reasoning to business problems.

    Working with Numbers and Formulas

    • Write mathematical expressions and equations for word problems.
    • Apply the rules for order of operations, including exponents, in solving problems.
    • Identify dependent and independent variables and their relationships.

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