Introduction to Business Analytics

BUSN 260: Introduction to Business Analytics

BUSN 260

This course introduces mathematical models that can be used to improve decision- making within an organization. Topics will include analytical tools such as optimization, simulation, and Visual Basic for Applications (VBA) for problem solving and decision support in all areas of business, including supply chain networks, operations, finance, economics, and marketing. Students will make extensive use of Excel and several spreadsheet based add-ins to solve real business problems, improve business processes, and help make important business decisions.