Search Roosevelt University

Microsoft Excel & Access Workshops for Heller College of Business

More in this section...

Microsoft Excel Basics

Microsoft Excel is a robust software application with impressive analytical and statistical capabilities. Students from a variety of majors use this powerful tool to organize and analyze information throughout their academic career. This workshop is designed for the beginner or for the user needing to brush up on their Excel skills. Learn how to work with spreadsheets, create simple formulas, insert charts, work with data, and create tables. Open lab will be available after the workshop for questions and collaboration.

Chicago Campus, Monday, February 13; 2:00-3:30 P.M.
Register

Schaumburg Campus, Wednesday, February 15; 4:00-5:30 P.M.
Register

Microsoft Excel Formulas & Functions

Many businesses, nonprofits, and investors today still use Microsoft Excel as a primary tool to manage and analyze accounting and financial data. Excel’s impressive analytical and statistical formula & function tools make it an invaluable resource for any student. This Excel workshop will target some of the most commonly used formulas and functions. This workshop will expose students to some of the advanced capabilities investors and other professional accountants use to produce and analyze data from simple to dynamic formulas.

Chicago Campus, Monday, February 20; 2:00-3:30 P.M.
Register

Schaumburg Campus, Wednesday, February 22; 4:00-5:30 P.M.
Register

Microsoft Excel Tables, Charts & Pivots

After analyzing data, businesses, nonprofits, and investors also use Microsoft Excel to organize information. Excel’s extensive table, charts, graphs, and pivot tools are used by students and businesses to visualize and organize data. This Excel workshop will cover how to identify which charts to use for specific data, organizing and searching for information in tables, easily display data results with charts and graphs, and work with pivots to modify information.

Chicago Campus, Monday, February 27; 2:00-3:30 P.M.
Register

Schaumburg Campus, Wednesday, March 1; 4:00-5:30 P.M.
Register

Microsoft Excel for Business

As students enter the job market, more and more businesses are finding Excel’s capabilities to organize and analyze data useful to their success. The rich mathematical, financial, and statistical tools in Excel make this software application a must learn for students studying business. This workshop will expose students to some of the advanced capabilities businesses use in their day-to-day operations. This workshop will cover data analysis, statistical analysis, advanced formulas, macros, and sharing spreadsheets.

Chicago Campus, Monday, March 13; 2:00-3:30 P.M.
Register

Schaumburg Campus, Wednesday, March 15; 4:00-5:30 P.M.
Register

Microsoft Access Relational Databases

As more businesses gather large quantities of data, they are turning to databases to maintain information and quickly search for data for decision making and reports. This workshop will focus on creating a relational database from scratch with MS Access. We will looks at tables, integrity rules, input masks, data standards, relationships, and forms.

Chicago Campus, Monday, March 20, 2:00-3:30 P.M.
Register

Schaumburg Campus, Wednesday, March 22, 4:00-5:30 P.M.
Register

Microsoft Access Relational Database Queries, Reports, Macros & Data Analysis

Now that many companies are moving to a Big Data model, many employers are requiring knowledge of database operation from their employees. This workshop will focus on what can you do with data when you inherit a relational database with reports, queries, macros, import/exporting data to Excel, and much more.

Chicago Campus, Monday, March 27, 2:00-3:30 P.M.
Register

Schaumburg Campus, Wednesday, March 29, 4:00-530 P.M.
Register