MA 550

Quantitative Methods for Managers

A non-theoretical, business applications oriented study of methods for quantitative analysis for decision-making. Topics studied include breakeven analysis, basic probability and probability distributions, time series analysis and forecasting, linear programming, and queueing models. This course is designed for graduate credit in the MBA program. Prerequisites: MA115 or higher mathematics course or successful completion of the module on Quantitative Research Techniques and Statistics in BA 500, and BA 501.