ACCT 3316. DATA ANALYTICS FOR ACCOUNTING. 3 Hours.
Businesses use data analytics to evaluate organizational data and improve business decisions. The ability to collect, analyze, and use data to provide information for better decisions is a critical skill for accounting professionals. This course will introduce students to the growing role of analytics to answer business questions. Students will analyze data to solve problems frequently encountered in accounting. This course will also introduce students to basic statistical techniques used to analyze specific accounting related business problems. Prerequisite: ACCT 2302 with a C or better.