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Calculus for MBA - Applied Calculus

MBA Programs across the USA vary in their requirements that students should have a calculus course on their academic transcripts before starting an MBA program.

Whether or no your intendent MBA program does require a Calculus course or not, your application to ANY MBA program will surely be enhanced by having a Calculus course on your academic transcripts, thus demonstrating to your desired MBA school that you have a stronger mathematics background.

The Distance Calculus Applied Calculus course is university-level Calculus course which is a "one semester survey of the topics of differential and integral calculus", meeting the base requirement most MBA schools have that require a calculus course of their applicants.

The more mathematics you can demonstrate on your academic records, the more likely chance you will get accepted by your most desired MBA schools. As you know, MBA and Business School programs in general are concentrating more and more on data analytics and financial instruments to make business decisions. Even though math may not be your favorite subject, business of the 21st century demands you become the strongest mathematician you can achieve!

Below are some videos on our Applied Calculus course:




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Distance Calculus - Student Reviews

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Date Posted: Apr 6, 2020
Review by: Paul Simmons
Courses Completed: Multivariable Calculus, Differential Equations
Review: I took Multivariable and Diff Eq during the summer. The DiffEq course was awesome - very useful for my physics and engineering course. I was unsure about Mathematica at first, but I got the hang of it quickly. Thank you Distance Calculus!
Transferred Credits to: University of Oregon



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Date Posted: Jan 12, 2020
Review by: Brian Finley
Courses Completed: Calculus II
Review: I took Calculus II through Distance Calculus and can't recommend it enough. Being able to take the course at my own pace while I was working full time was tremendously helpful, especially since I hadn't taken a math course for 5 years prior. The instruction was excellent and the software they used to teach the course was intuitive and facilitated the learning process very well. This calc II class enabled me to take multivariable calc, linear algebra, and real analysis at Harvard University's extension school, which ultimately qualified me for the economics PhD program that I will graduate from next year. 8 years on, I'm still grateful to Professor Curtis and Distance Calculus.



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Date Posted: Sep 20, 2020
Review by: Genevieve P.
Courses Completed: Applied Calculus
Review: I found out from my grad school after being accepted that I needed a Calculus course before starting their MBA program. I had less than 6 weeks to do it (and as a non-STEM undergrad no less). The video lectures were informative, the pre-calc refresher was great to get re-conditioned, and the asynchronous format worked so well as I did this at night/weekends after work. I completed it in 4 weeks. Professor Curtis was extremely responsive, graded assignments quickly, and a supportive guide providing constructive feedback to me to excel at the assignments. I highly recommend this course for those who need a pre-req in a hurry or like learning on their own schedule. Thanks, Distance Calculus and Professor Curtis!
Transferred Credits to: Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)