Operations Research Concentration
This concentration is recommended for students interested in a career as an Operations Research Analyst or in pursuing a graduate degree in Operations Research or a related field.
The broad real-world applicability of Operations Research makes it an attractive choice for Math majors. In Operations Research courses students get a solid background in mathematical modeling of decision-making problems, algorithms for solving different types of these problems, as well as experience using appropriate software tools.
The 15 hours of upper-level courses must include:
One 3 credit elective from the following:
B.S. Degree Additional Requirement
Cognate Area: 18 credits of courses outside the Math Department that relate to Operations Research, to be planned with advisor and subject to approval by the Math Department Curriculum Committee.
B.A. Degree Additional Requirement
Foreign language through the intermediate level.