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About the Course

The simple spreadsheet is one of the most powerful data analysis tools that exists, and it’s available to almost anyone. Major corporations and small businesses alike use spreadsheet models to determine where key measures of their success are now, and where they are likely to be in the future. But in order to get the most out of a spreadsheet, you have the know-how to use it. This course is designed to give you an introduction to basic spreadsheet tools and formulas so that you can begin harness the power of spreadsheets to map the data you have now and to predict the data you may have in the future. Through short, easy-to-follow demonstrations, you’ll learn how to use Excel or Sheets so that you can begin to build models and decision trees in future courses in this Specialization. Basic familiarity with, and access to, Excel or Sheets is required....

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Jun 21, 2017

This course has made me understand cost accounting, has provided a fresh perspective on how to solve some of the challenges i had with management accounting and as a bonus, made me love maths again :)


Jun 11, 2020

The course is worth the time , the faculty teaches you about some complicated advance formulae with so much clarity and ease that even beginners can be pro in excel related to business and finance.

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By Carlos J B M

Mar 27, 2020

Excellent course, very useful!! Thanks to all the teachers.

By Rounak A

Dec 29, 2022

An amazing course for beginners! Thank you Wharton Online!

By Jeff S

May 9, 2017

Great pacing, good examples, clearly explained concepts.

By Robert M

Mar 11, 2021

Challenging but uses real world examples and scenarios.

By Emmanuel O B

Sep 10, 2017

Dear Team,

Thanks for a wonderful delivery.

Warm regards,

By Agus P M

Jul 13, 2023

great lecture and resource for basic business modeling

By Weiming H

Apr 9, 2017

This course is a little bit hard than the fundamental.

By Nancy J

Aug 23, 2016

Great experience.

It's not so time consuming. Love it !

By Alex B

Mar 24, 2020

Very useful - especially liked introduction to ad-ins

By Ajay T

Sep 16, 2018

Helpful in understanding basics with simple english.

By Julia H

Jun 12, 2023

very helpful to close my gaps. Easy to understand

By Georgios M

Sep 20, 2019

Exceptional introductory course on modelling risk.

By Miguel F L

May 26, 2019

A bit basic, but sets the ground for future courses

By Anas b A

Jun 19, 2016

Excellent learning opportunity for distant learners

By Kevin O J

Apr 20, 2021

Mucha ayuda dentro del programa de especializacion

By Sagar S K

Apr 6, 2020

It is the best spreadsheet course I have ever had.

By Marcel M R

Nov 6, 2018

Many questions in the tests was subjective for me.

By Peter M M

Apr 21, 2020

It was challenging and exciting at the same time.

By Luis M A M

Dec 4, 2017

Very practical and usefull, Manythanks Professor.

By Brayan W

Jul 30, 2020

Amazing course with a great overview of finance.

By Lu Q

Aug 25, 2017

Very helpful and systematically designed course!

By Mohammad I

Dec 3, 2017

amazing and helpful professor and great content

By Bhagyashree

Jul 31, 2019


By Shobhit R M

Dec 21, 2016

A steep learning curve makes learning easier.

By chaitanya j

Apr 11, 2020

Good course content with practical examples