The Operations Research concentration of this online Mathematics degree examines how advanced analysis can be used to investigate and solve scientific and technological problems. Graduates will be able to plan, conduct, and communicate findings from operations research.
Courses explain how to apply qualitative and quantitative methods from mathematical domains. Students will learn how to communicate the theory, methods, and results of their research analysis both verbally and in writing. The curriculum covers why critical thinking, problem assessment, and formulating operational models is necessary for solving problems.
Topics discussed as a part of this concentration include:
- Linear optimization
- Multivariate statistics
- Inventory models and systems
- Operational simulation
- Game theory and decision models
% Online100% Online
School Accreditation & Licensing
American Public University System is accredited by:
Higher Learning Commission (HLC)
Program Requirements & Restrictions
Minimum EducationHigh School or Equivalent
Admission TestsPlacement Test
Official High School Transcript/GED Score
- College Readiness Assessment is waived for students with 9 or more college credits.