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CM 370 Business Statistics
Expires After: Does not Expire

The course focuses statistics to solve management problems. Topics cover business data description and interpretation, probability, discrete and continuous random variables, estimation, hypothesis testing, and regression analysis.

Weekly Live Classroom: https://zoom.us/j/8228483802 (Every week on Wednesday at 6:00 PM)

Google Classroom Link:  https://classroom.google.com/c/MzI5NDg5Nzk0MDcz?cjc=gsfee67

Course Objectives

At the conclusion of this course, students will have a better understanding of the discipline which will serve students in their business careers and real-world experiences.  Specifically, students will:

  • Develop an understanding of sampling techniques;
  • Use tables and graphs to interpret statistics information;
  • Develop skills in using and understanding formulas for calculating descriptive statistics such as mean, median, variance and standard deviation;
  • Use the appropriate tables to find probabilities and critical values;
  • Develop the ability to draw conclusions and make statistics inference based on sample data;
  • Use the appropriate technology available with graphing calculators and computers in analyzing data and presenting statistical information;
  • Develop an appreciation and understanding of the nature of statistics;
  • Develop an awareness of the potential uses of statistics in daily life.

Course Requirements

Prerequisite TS 110 College Algebra or equivalent background upon instructor’s consent.

Textbook: Introductory Business Statistics, by Alexander Holmes, Barbara Illowsky, Susan Dean and Kevin Hadley. OpenStax.

View online: https://openstax.org/books/introductory-business-statistics/pages/1-introduction