Course Information

MG4204 Management Science

Credits: 4.00

This course teaches students to create mathematical models of managerial problems. Types of models discussed include linear programming, integer-linear programming, non-linear programming, queuing models, decision-tree models, game-theoretic models, simulation models, inventory models and more. Each model is discussed in the context of the assumptions necessary for modeling and the robustness of the model’s managerial recommendations.

Prerequisites: 6 credits of calculus and (MA 2054 or MA 2212 or MA 3012).