May 30, 2020  
Undergraduate Catalog 2019-2020 
    
Undergraduate Catalog 2019-2020

EC 261 - Introduction to Business Programming

3 cr.
The focus of this course is to introduce students to business programming using tools such as Visual Basic for Applications (VBA). More specifically, it will train students how to write programs that automate various tasks in Excel, and develop applications that support business decision making.  The ultimate goal will be on the creation of applications that will allow managers to make effective data-driven decisions.  Advanced Excel skills such as Power Pivot and Pivot tables will also be covered.  Students will gain insights into how to continue developing their skills in their careers. (Credits my not be earned for both EC 261 and BUAN 261 .)