This course introduces students to the science of business analytics while casting a keen eye toward the artful use of numbers found in the digital space. The goal is to provide businesses and managers with the foundation needed to apply data analytics to real-world challenges they confront daily in their professional lives. Students will learn to identify the ideal analytic tool for their specific needs; understand valid and reliable ways to collect, analyze, and visualize data; and utilize data in decision making for their agencies, organizations or clients.
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TOP REVIEWS FROM INTRODUCTION TO BUSINESS ANALYTICS: COMMUNICATING WITH DATA
I love the tools explained in lectures, and enjoyed the insight the assignments and quiz gave me.
Amazing professor who is knowledgeable, interesting and captivating. One of the best professors in the program. Authentic, impactful leader
Amazing course - my only issue is that I think it was previously part of a 6 series specialization and I can't locate the other courses.
awesome insightful course with lots of practical application and understanding for data visualization
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