Excel for Data Analysis | CSU Pro Dev

Courses

Excel for Data Analysis

Course Description

Understanding and using Excel for Data Analysis is becoming extremely popular.  In this class you will learn how to use Excel's built-in functions to preform data analysis on your spreadsheets and workbooks.

Who Should Attend

This course is designed for advanced Microsoft Office Excel professionals who may work or be interested in the domain of finance, statistics, project analysis, and market analysis including the fields of micro- and macro-economics.

Prerequisites

* Excel Basics, Excel Formulas and Functions and Excel Pivot Tables or equivalent knowledge.

Course Objectives

Upon successful completion of this course, participants will be able to:

  • Manipulate data using statistical and lookup functions.
  • Analyze data using the data analysis tools in Microsoft Excel
  • Make investment decisions using the financial functions in Excel
  • Examine data using math functions in Excel
  • Manipulate data using text and information functions in Excel
  • Create templates and work with Excel's advanced chart options
  • Manage data in Excel workbooks

Schedule

June 14., 2017
8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

Location

CSU's Monte Ahuja College of Business, 1860 E. 18th St., Cleveland, OH 44115 (map)

CEUs: 0.7

Fee: $249

Corporate, CSU Student, Alumni and Organization membership discounts available!

Course Benefits

Competency-Based Professional Development: Our programs increase learner retention through application, which results in a more productive workforce.  Students demonstrate their competence by successfully completing a course assessment.

All Inclusive: Each course delivered at CSU includes materials, pre-test and post-test, coffee, snacks, lunch and convenient, on-site parking.

Educated and Experienced Instructors: Our instructors bring years of real-world, classroom and CPA, CFA, SHRM, PhD and MBA experience. Many hold leadership positions in northeast Ohio organizations and have taught at the graduate and undergraduate levels.

Cost-Effective: The course is designed to minimize travel expenses and time away from work.

Convenient: Flexible schedules are not only an attractive option, but a necessary for busy professionals.

Networking Opportunities: Learn from instructors and colleagues who have a variety of industry experiences to share.

Audit option: Students have the option to audit a course they have already attended at no charge within one academic year. Interested students must notify the ProDev office requesting to audit a course a minimum of 10 business days prior to the course start date to ensure there is enough seating. Audit students are responsible for their own parking and lunches. New materials will not be provided.

Corporate, Custom Availability: Can be custom-tailored to the needs of your organization to provide skills your workforce can apply immediately as a corporate training if requested.

Refund Policy

No refunds will be issued if notification is not received seven business days prior to the first day of class. Registrants who cancel will receive a refund, less a $50 processing fee, if we receive written notification a minimum of seven business days prior to the first day of class.