A program that focuses on the development and application of complex mathematical or simulation models to solve problems involving operational systems, where the system concerned is subject to human intervention. Includes instruction in advanced multivariate analysis, application of judgment and statistical tests, optimization theory and techniques, resource allocation theory, mathematical modeling, control theory, statistical analysis, and applications to specific research problems.
|Rank||School Name||Students||% of Total||Total On-Campus Cost|
|1||Columbia University in the City of New York||341||3%||$64,144|
|3||Naval Postgraduate School||115||5%||N/A|
|4||University of California-Berkeley||100||1%||$33,319|
|5||Southern Methodist University||66||2%||$61,355|
|6||Air Force Institute of Technology-Graduate School of Engineering & Management||54||16%||N/A|
|8||University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign||44||0%||$29,086|
|9||United States Air Force Academy||43||4%||N/A|
|10||Case Western Reserve University||34||2%||$57,798|
|11||United States Coast Guard Academy||32||14%||N/A|
|12||Georgia Institute of Technology-Main Campus||26||1%||$23,384|
|13||North Carolina State University at Raleigh||19||0%||$22,184|
|14||Florida Institute of Technology||18||1%||$52,690|
|15||CUNY Bernard M Baruch College||17||0%||$27,562|
|16||New York University||15||0%||$63,540|
|18||Kansas State University||11||0%||$21,331|
|19||United States Military Academy||9||1%||N/A|
|20||Delaware Technical Community College-Stanton/Wilmington||8||1%||$4,980|
|21||Polytechnic Institute of New York University||7||0%||$59,570|
|22||Massachusetts Institute of Technology||7||0%||$59,020|
|23||University of Southern California||6||0%||$62,180|
|24||Rutgers University-New Brunswick||5||0%||$29,468|
|25||University of Delaware||3||0%||$25,612|
|26||Carnegie Mellon University||3||0%||$62,032|
|28||University of Washington-Seattle Campus||1||0%||$27,034|
This list indicates the number of students that completed the Operations Research program at the schools above.
It is not necessarily an indicator of academic rigor or quality of education.
Note that some schools do not have enough data to be ranked, and these schools will not appear in our lists.