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Supply Chain Mgmt (SCM)

SCM 200 (GQ) Introduction to Statistics for Business (4) Topics include descriptive statistics, probability distributions, statistical inference, regression and correlation, and forecasting.

SCM 200 Introduction to Statistics for Business (4)

SCM 200 introduces basic statistical concepts and models within the framework of business problems and applications. Students learn about the usefulness of business statistics to decision making, how to perform basic statistical and analytical procedures, and how to interpret, critically evaluate, and analyze data. Special emphasis is given to active learning methods. Grades are primarily determined by homework, quizzes, mid-term exams and a final exam.

General Education: GQ
Diversity: None
Bachelor of Arts: None
Effective: Summer 2013
Prerequisite: MATH 021 or higher or satisfactory score on the mathematics placement examination

Note : Class size, frequency of offering, and evaluation methods will vary by location and instructor. For these details check the specific course syllabus.


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