MAS 342. Introduction to Optimization and Decision Making. 3 Credit Hours.

Introduction to deterministic mathematical models with applications to business problems. Topics include the methodology of operations research, linea r, integer, and dynamic programming,project management, networks, multi-objecti ve optimization and heuristics. Software packages are used for programming appl ications. Lecture, 3 hours.
Prerequisite: MTH 162. Or MTH 172. And MAS 201. Or MAS 311.
Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Fall & Spring.