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Linear Regression for Business Statistics, Certificate

Linear Regression for Business Statistics, Certificate

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Regression Analysis is perhaps the single most important Business Statistics tool used in the industry. Regression is the engine behind a multitude of data analytics applications used for many forms of forecasting and prediction.  

This Linear Regression for Business Statistics Linear Regression for Business Statistics Course offered by Coursera in partnership with Rice University is the fourth course in the specialization, "Business Statistics and Analysis". The course  introduces you to the very important tool known as Linear Regression. You will learn to apply various procedures such as dummy variable regressions, transforming variables, and interaction effects. All these are introduced and explained using easy to understand examples in Microsoft Excel.

The focus of the course is on understanding and application, rather than detailed mathematical derivations.

Note: This course uses the ‘Data Analysis’ tool box which is standard with the Windows version of Microsoft Excel. It is also standard with the 2016 or later Mac version of Excel. However, it is not standard with earlier versions of Excel for Mac. 

Detailed Programme Facts

Programme Structure

Course Structure: 
  • Regression Analysis: An Introduction
  • Regression Analysis: Hypothesis Testing and Goodness of Fit
  • Regression Analysis: Dummy Variables, Multicollinearity
  • Regression Analysis: Various Extensions

English Language Requirements

This programme requires students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Academic Requirements

The Business Statistics and Analysis Specialization will be at an introductory level.

Tuition Fee

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    49 USD/module
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    Based on the original amount of 49 USD per module and a duration of 1 months.
  • National Applies to you

    49 USD/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 49 USD per module and a duration of 1 months.
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