OPIM 402 Analytics for Business Decisions Select Term:
The primary goal of this course is to show the relevance and importance of mathematical modeling as a process of understanding and solving a large variety of complex business problems. The course is oriented toward both problem formulation and problem solving. It uses MS Excel spreadsheets to formulate and solve problems from a wide variety of business areas, such as operations management, finance, accounting, human resources, and marketing. The focus is on mathematical programming techniques of linear programming and integer programming.