Surgent's Microsoft Excel 2016: Useful Functions for CPAs (Self-Study)

Code: JSDLUF16

Date Valid for one year from purchase date
Format Self-Study (Downloadable PDF)
CPE credits CPE 4.0
Field(s)
of study
Computer Software & Applications - Non-Technical (4.0)
Fees
Standard member fee $65.00
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Description

This course guides you through creating formulas using Financial, Date & Time, Math & Trig, Statistical, Lookup & Reference, Database, Text and Logical functions.

Who should take this program?

Experienced Excel 2016 users, or experienced Excel users switching from earlier versions.

Major subjects

  • IRR, NPV, FV, PV, PMT, SLN, SYD, and DB Financial functions;
  • NOW, TODAY, DATE, MONTH, DAY, YEAR, TIME, HOUR, MINUTE, SECOND, WEEKDAY, and NETWORKDAYS Date & Time functions;
  • SUM, RAND, SQRT, and ROUND Math & Trig functions;
  • AVERAGE, MAX, MIN, COUNT, MEDIAN, MODE.SNGL, and LARGE Statistical functions;
  • VLOOKUP, HLOOKUP, and FORMULATEXT Lookup & Reference functions;
  • DSUM, DCOUNT, DAVERAGE, DMIN, and DMAX Database functions;
  • PROPER, SUBSTITUTE, and LOWER Text functions; and
  • IF, AND, and IFNA Logical functions.

Learning objective(s)

  • Identify multiple ways to create a formula using one or more functions;
  • Select Financial functions to calculate the internal rate of return, net present value, future value, present value, payment and depreciation;
  • Select Date & Time functions to insert date and time components;
  • Select Math & Trig functions to calculate the sum of a range of numbers; find a random number and the positive square root of a number; and round calculations to a specific number of places;
  • Select Statistical functions to find the average, maximum, minimum, count, median and mode of a range of numbers plus the top five numbers;
  • Select Lookup & Reference functions to find specific data and document worksheet formulas;
  • Select specific criteria and Database functions to calculate the sum, average, maximum value, minimum value and number of cells containing numbers in a database field;
  • Select Text functions to improve worksheet appearance; and
  • Select Logical functions to perform calculations based on one or more tests.

Notes:

Course code Code JSDLUF16
Sponsor Surgent
NASBA ID#: 103212
Level Intermediate
Format Self-Study (Downloadable PDF)
Prerequisites Prereq. Experience working with Excel 2016 in the Windows operating system environment
Advance
prep
None