BUS 696 - Special Topics in Business

Prerequisite, BUS 604, or EMBA 604. Selected topics in business. Some sections of this course may require different prerequisites or corequisites. May be repeated for credit. (Offered as needed.) 1-4 credits. Class Notes: Statistical Models in Business Analytics - Prerequisite, BUS603 or EMBA603. A rigorous introduction to descriptive and inferential statistics in analytics with applications in accounting, finance, marketing and operations. The course focuses on data mining: logistic regression, nearest neighbor, decision trees, naïve Bayes and others, following a review of basic introductory statistical methods. The course introduces theories and concepts in estimation including choice of technique, model choice and false discovery. Students are required to implement and interpret modeling scripts in using R statistical software. (Offered every year.) 3 credits. Enrollment Requirements: SEC-BUS/EMBA 603 or BUS 609 TAKE BUS-604 OR EMBA-604.
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