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The University of Massachusetts Amherst

Business Data Analysis

OIM 240

This course introduces fundamental concepts and computations for statistical analysis of business data and real-world problems with an emphasis on understanding and interpreting statistical information, and using it to form sound judgments in business situations. The course covers basic descriptive statistical methods, sampling methodology, how to draw inferences from samples to larger populations and how to make predictions based upon historical relationships between variables. Theoretical background in descriptive and inferential statistical methods will be used support knowledge of the appropriate statistical test to perform in a given situation. The statistical methods that are covered in the course equip the student with the analytic reasoning and quantitative arguments that applies to all areas of business and management.
Course Details

Summer 2023


May 30, 2023 - Aug 25, 2023
Semih Boz
Base Cost: $1,575 ($525/credit)
Term Fee: $75
Start date: May 30, 2023
End date: Aug 25, 2023
Last day to add: Jun 08, 2023
Last day to drop: Jun 08, 2023
Last day to withdraw: Jul 18, 2023