MGT 513 - Quantitative Methods
EMBA Core Course
This course provides the fundamental quantitative knowledge necessary for managers to use the results of analyses to enhance the decision-making process. This course will enhance students' ability to perform the quantitative analyses necessary, understand the usefulness and limitations of the methods, recognize situations where the methods can be applied beneficially and issues involved when utilizing the results of analyses. Coverage is topical and will include basic statistical principles such as probability distributions, inferential statistics (sampling), regression analysis, decision trees, utility theory, and simulation. The introduction of concepts via cases in decision-making related to operations and strategies is preferred whenever appropriate.