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Master of Science in Operations Research

Program Details

Florida Institute of Technology offers the online MS in Operations Research. Operations research analysts work with an organization to help improve its overall business operations. They create mathematical models to examine data that helps a business improve its efficiency, asset management, policies and operational decision-making. Students are trained to use mathematical computer modeling, simulation tests and optimization to forecast the implications of various business management choices and identify the best possible alternatives.

The curriculum is constructed of course study in:

  • Deterministic operations research models
  • Stochastic operations research models
  • Theory of stochastic processes
  • Applied statistical analysis
  • Discrete system simulation
  • Mathematical programming
  • Numerical linear algebra

Requirements

  • A bachelors degree or higher is required.

Accreditation & Licensing

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges