This course will provide the student with an overview and framework for understanding the principles of operations analytics. Students will be provided with an introduction to strategies that support the utilization of data to profitably match supply with demand through a given enterprise. In doing so, students will acquire competencies in the area of operations analytics through the review, application, and evaluation of the theories, strategies, tools, and methods that comprise the operations analytics body of knowledge. Course topics build on the origins, philosophy, and best practices of operations analytics to include analytical methods necessary to effectively employ enterprise applications such as analysis matrices, operation structures, artificial intelligence, key performance indicators, data analysis software, network diagramming, cost analysis, and targeting.
UPON COMPLETION OF THE COURSE, THE STUDENT WILL BE COMPETENT IN: