Master of Science in Management Science


To earn a Master of Science in Management Science, students must successfully complete 33 credit hours (11 courses). 

Core Courses (12)
MSC 511Mathematics for Management Science I3
MSC 512Statistics for Management Science I3
MSC 514Mathematics for Management Science II3
MSC 515Statistics for Management Science II3
Specialization Courses (12)
Select twelve credit hours (see Specializations tab for required courses)12
Elective Courses (9)
Select a minimum of nine credit hours from any 500-level BUS, MAX, MBA, MSC, MSF, PA, or SMGT courses. 19
Total Credit Hours33

Registration in these courses requires prior approval of program director.

Management Science Specializations


Required Courses (12)
MAX 502Analytics for Decision Making3
MAX 503Marketing Research and Engineering3
MAX 522/MSC 615Predictive Analytics3
MAX 523/MSC 616Social Media Marketing Analytics3
Total Credit Hours12

Quantitative Finance

Required Courses (12)
MSC 631Theory of Finance I3
MSC 633Theory of Finance II3
MSF 545/MSC 613Structured Fixed Income Portfolios3
MSF 546/MSC 614Quantitative Investment Strategies3
Total Credit Hours12