Master of Science in Operations Research
Georgia Institute of Technology

Program Details

The online Master of Science in Operations Research program is designed to provide students with competence in the principles and methods essential to operations research.  The curriculum focuses on the theory and practice of operations research through coursework on deterministic and stochastic operations research with electives in statistics and data analysis.  Students learn advanced methods to arrive at optimal or good decisions in complex problems and elicit a best possible solution to a problem mathematically to improve or optimize the performance of a system.


  • Hold a 4-year bachelor's degree or its equivalent from a recognized institution
  • Demonstrated academic excellence and evidence of preparation in their chosen field sufficient to ensure successful graduate study
  • GRE
  • For international applicants, satisfactory scores on the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL)

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges