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BUS 215 - Statistics (3)


An introductory course in statistical procedures with applications to business. Topics include descriptive statistics, the binomial and normal distributions, sampling, hypothesis testing, estimation, correlations, contingency tables, one-way analysis of variance, and linear regressions. Upon completion of this class, students will be able to 1) collect a data set, identify the sampling method used, and recognize potential bias; 2) describe a dataset with tabular, graphical, and numerical methods; 3) test various hypothesis and construct confidence intervals; 4) scrutinize and interpret results and draw meaningful conclusions; and 5) present your data and results in a way that is concise, visually appealing, and provides information to the reader.