Workforce Analytics

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Course No: MGMT.6500-061; SIS Class Nbr: 1350; SIS Term: 2840
Course Status: Registration Closed

Course Description

Workforce analytics is the use of empirical data to improve the management of an organization's human resources. The goal is for students to develop analytical literacy that will enable them to understand and apply fundamental analytic techniques, engage knowledgeably with data scientists in the application of more complex forms of analysis, interpret the analytical reporting of others with greater sophistication, and apply empirical evidence to employee-related decisions. The course emphasizes the link between workforce analytics and strategic decision making at all levels of leadership that will guide strategic performance management, talent development, and optimal investment in human capital. It is thus a high value leadership tool central to the achievement of organizational goals.

Prerequisites, Notes & Instructor

  • Prerequisites: ACCT.5010 Financial Accounting, FINA.5010 Business Financial Analysis, MKTG.5010 Marketing Fundamentals, POMS.5010 Operations Fundamentals, MGMT.5010 Organizational Behavior, and MGMT.5110 Global Enterprise and Competition.
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  • Credits: 3; Contact Hours: 3
  • Instructor: Kimberly Merriman
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When Offered & Tuition

  • Online Course
  • Summer 2019: May 20 to Jul 28
  • Chat Hours: Wed 6-7pm*
  • Course Level: Graduate
  • Tuition: $1965
  • Note: There is a $30 per semester, nonrefundable registration fee for credit courses.

*Chat Hours provide an opportunity for the instructor and students to communicate in "real time". It is an informative and interactive session where course related questions, answers, and discussions take place. While student attendance during chat hours is not required, it is highly recommended. Weekly chat sessions are archived for students who are not able to participate in the live chat sessions at the scheduled times.

Related Programs: Online MBA, Online MBA

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