Students will learn Microsoft Excel in solving problems and working with statistical analysis tools, logical decision making and effective data display to design charts. Students will learn to retrieve data from analysis and references before evaluating the financial impact of loans and investments and organize data. Students will use data tables and Excel scenarios to enhance decision making with Solver, and troubleshoot workbooks. Emphasis is on practice to achieve mastery level in each competency taught within the course. In-class Simulation Labs are a major component of the course syllabus.