BUS-660

Welcome to BUS 660 Quantitative Methods

This course is designed to provide an introduction to decision making using quantitative methods. Topics covered in this course include basic probabilities, decision trees, basic forecasting, linear programming models, queuing, and simulations.

Topic 1: Decision Analysis

Topic 2: Time Series Analysis and Forecasting

Developing a time-series forecasting model using Excel (video: 4 min)

Topic 3: Introduction to Linear Programming, Sensitivity Analysis, and Interpretation of Solutions

Topic 4: Linear Programming: Applications in Marketing, Finance, and Operations Management

Topic 5: Linear Programming: Distribution and Network Models

Topic 6: Integer Linear Programming and Advanced Optimization Applications

Topic 7: Waiting Line Models

Topic 8: Simulation