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BUS 339 - Quantitative Methods (3)


An introduction to modern quantitative methods used in decision-making in business. Topics include linear models, simplex method, network and scheduling models, inventory models, decision theory, transportation method, and other methods. Students successfully completing this course will be able to 1) identify and comprehend management science issues and problems, 2) apply the theoretical constructs of operations research to simulated business situations, 3) construct appropriate models using computer software, and 4) develop professional reports using the information generated using the developed models.
Prerequisite: Math competency and cognates or permission
(MTH 115  or MTH 235  recommended)