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Total Semester Hours Required: 32

Students pursuing the MS in Operations Research with Graduate Certificate in Engineering Leadership must complete 16 semester-hours of required GIEL coursework and 16 semester-hours of Operations Research coursework.

Please refer to the Operations Research homepage for the most up-to-date course requirements and other program information.

Required GIEL Coursework

All students will be required to complete the following 16 semester-hours of Gordon Engineering Leadership coursework. Please visit the curriculum page for complete course descriptions.

ENLR 5121 Engineering Leadership 1 2
ENLR 5122 Engineering Leadership 2 2
ENLR 5131 Scientific Principles of Engineering 1 2
ENLR 5132 Scientific Principles of Engineering 2 2
ENLR 7440 Engineering Leadership Challenge Project 1 4
ENLR 7442 Engineering Leadership Challenge Project 2 4

Operations Research Engineering Core Coursework

All students will be required to complete the following 4 semester-hours of Operations Research core coursework.

OR 6205 Deterministic Operations Research 4

All students will also be required to select one course from each category, 12 semester-hours total.

Select One Course

IE 6200 Engineering Probability and Statistics 4
MATH 7241 Probability 1 4

Select One Course

OR 7230 Probabilistic Operations Research 4
MATH 7341 Probability 2 4

Select One Course

MATH 7234 Optimization and Complexity 4
OR 7245 Network Analysis and Advanced Optimization 4