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Wharton-AltFinance: Understanding Excel (Foundational Certificate) is a Course

Wharton-AltFinance: Understanding Excel (Foundational Certificate)


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Understanding Excel is a self-paced online course for HBCU students interested in Finance. Developed by the Wharton-AltFinance Institute at the Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, this course provides an introduction to Microsoft Excel software through clear guidance on key features, shortcuts, and ways to leverage the platform for all of your data needs. It starts with a deep understanding of _______, including basic concepts _____ and  _____ , and more complex ideas like ________. Our goal is to help students learn how to utilize Excel efficiently and effectively for datasets, projections, or calculations. 

In addition to online video lessons delivered by Wharton faculty, the course includes links to related readings, activities and glossary terms, as well as quizzes to test students on the learning material.

A certificate is awarded for successful completion.