This course is part of the following part-time on campus and/or online program(s):
Descriptive methods of data classification, sampling, collecting, organizing, and presentation of data in order to evaluate various business situations in a decision making context. Computations through appropriate computer software are emphasized. Students learn mathematical methods for descriptive statistics, frequency distributions and measures of location and variation. Time series analysis is covered including computations for short-term forecasting. Finally, students learn basic probability to solve business related problems.