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SCMA 500. Quantitative Foundation for Decision-making. 3 Hours.

Semester course; 3 lecture hours. 3 credits. Prerequisite: MATH 141, MATH 151 or BUSN 171*. A review of basic algebra with emphasis on differential and integral calculus and their application in solving business problems. These topics also provide the necessary foundation for using and understanding more advanced quantitative procedures. May not be included in the 30 semester credits of advanced work required for any of the master's degrees offered by the School of Business. *Formerly MGMT 171, SCMA 171.

Business, Master of Science (M.S.) with a concentration in finance

...Prerequisite Calculus SCMA 212 Differential Calculus and Optimization for Business 3 or SCMA 500 Quantitative...