Addresses activities required in the process of production of products and delivery of services. Background of concepts, processes and institutions in the production of goods and services will be covered. Computer applications are an integral part of this course.
Prerequisite Course(s): Prerequisite: Take one course in each group: Group 1 (MGMT 200 or MGMT 201) and Group 2 (QANT 201 or QANT 301)
Linked to a content course, student engagement into community service provides the means to gain a deeper understanding of content course objectives, acquire new knowledge, and engage in civic activity.
Quantitative techniques for managerial decision-making are covered. These techniques include linear and integer programming, nonlinear programming, decision analysis, queuing theory and simulation. Problems are modeled and then solved using computer software.
Prerequisite Course(s): Prerequisite: Take ECON 110 and one course in each group: Group 1 (MRKT 101 or MRKT 200) and Group 2 (QANT 300 or MGMT 401)
An integrated analysis course that requires the use of optimization tools such as LINDO, decision support systems and technology, management theory, and planning and problem solving capabilities to resolve managerial issues within a business environment utilizing business research methodology.