Decision Science (DECS)

Business Core Courses

DECS B205 Business Statistics 3 crs.

This course is an introduction to the statistics used in business. Topics covered are sources and collection of business data, describing data, probability concepts, the use of confidence limits to estimate the mean or the proportion, the use of hypothesis tests, analysis of variance, and simple correlation and linear regression to discover how two variables are related to each other. The use of Microsoft Excel spreadsheet software is an integral part of this hands-on course.

Prerequisite: MATH A115

Major Courses

DECS B493 Special Topics in Decision Science 3 crs.

Prerequisite: Junior standing

DECS B499 Independent Study in Decision Science 3 crs.

Prerequisites: DECS B205; junior standing, overall GPA of 2.0

See description in College of Business overview