HADM 6770: Advanced Business Modeling

Fall, Spring. 2 credits. Student option grading (no audit).

Prerequisite: HADM 1740 or equivalent if approved by the instructor. Enrollment preference given to: SHA graduate students. Please Note: this course requires the use of a Windows machine. Using Mac's version of Excel is not allowed. Co-meets with HADM 4770.


  • Kasey Tarantino (kst45) - Spring 2024


This class is taught in a ‘flipped’ environment. It focuses on organizational systems, planning, and the decision process and how information is used for decision support in organizations. Students are provided with practical skills in developing spreadsheet computer models using Microsoft Excel. Topics include: business planning and forecasting, numerical methods, advanced formulas and functions, user-interface design, data protection and validation, importing external data, and output presentation.