Course Description

BUS 560 Quantitative Decision Making
3 cr.
Prerequisite: MA 171, CIS 212, MGT 325, ACT 230 and 240, FIN 351

This course explores the use of various Operations Research/Management Science techniques to model and solve various business problems. Spreadsheet software (specifically Microsoft Excel) will be used extensively in the modeling and solution of these problems. Some topics covered are linear programming, integer programming, decision analysis, queuing models, and simulation.