Course Description

Management Science, MGMT 101

Enrollment and waitlists for Spring Quarter 2021 will CLOSE – April 2, 2021 at 5:00pm.

Concepts and methods of management science, which applies mathematical modeling and analysis to management problems. Topics include linear and integer programming, project scheduling, inventory management, queuing analysis, decision analysis, and simulation.

Key Information

Credit: 4 quarter units / 2.67 semester units credit
UC Irvine, Business

Course Credit:

Upon successful completion, all online courses offered through cross-enrollment provide UC unit credit. Some courses are approved for GE, major preparation and/or, major credit or can be used as a substitute for a course at your campus.

If "unit credit" is listed by your campus, consult your department, academic adviser or Student Affairs division to inquire about the petition process for more than unit credit for the course.

UC Berkeley:
Unit Credit

UC Davis:
Course Equivalence: UCD ARE 155 Operations Research and Management Science

UC Irvine:
Major Requirement: upper division core requirement for B.S. in Business Information Management & B.A. in Business Administration

UC Los Angeles:
Unit Credit

UC Merced:
Units toward Degree (see your advisor)

UC Riverside:
General Education: Elective units

UC San Diego:
General Education: TMC 1 course toward upper division disciplinary breadth if noncontiguous to major, Seventh - 1 course towards Alternatives - Quantitative Reasoning

UC San Francisco:
Unit Credit

UC Santa Barbara:
Unit Credit

UC Santa Cruz:
Unit Credit

Prerequisites

MGMT 7 OR MATH 7 OR STATS 7 OR ECON 15A OR ECON 15B OR AP STATISTICS

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Course Creator

Thomas Eppel
Born and raised in Germany, Dr. Thomas Eppel holds a Ph.D. in Mathematical Psychology from the University of Southern California. He taught at various universities both in the U.S. and in Europe, including Purdue University, Pepperdine, TIAS and Mannheim Business School. He currently teaches at the Paul Merage School of Business at UC Irvine.

Dr. Eppel has published numerous articles, book chapters and reports in the areas of decision and risk analysis, fields in which he also has considerable consulting experience. He authored a textbook and developed instructional software in statistics and has been widely recognized for his outstanding teaching.  His teaching awards include the R.B. and Mary Stewart Distinguished Teaching Award at Purdue University and an award for Innovation in Teaching from the University of California at Irvine, as well as many awards given by students. He is a sought after speaker and shared his views on education during the inaugural TEDx conference at UCI in the spring of 2012.
Born and raised in Germany, Dr. Thomas Eppel holds a Ph.D. in Mathematical Psychology from the University of Southern California. He taught at various universities both in the U.S. and in Europe, including Purdue University, Pepperdine, TIAS and Mannheim Business School. He currently teaches at the Paul Merage School of Business at UC Irvine. Dr. Eppel has published numerous articles, book ...

Born and raised in Germany, Dr. Thomas Eppel holds a Ph.D. in Mathematical Psychology from the University of Southern California. He taught at various universities both in the U.S. and in Europe, including Purdue University, Pepperdine, TIAS and Mannheim Business School. He currently teaches at the Paul Merage School of Business at UC Irvine.

Dr. Eppel has published numerous articles, book chapters and reports in the areas of decision and risk analysis, fields in which he also has considerable consulting experience. He authored a textbook and developed instructional software in statistics and has been widely recognized for his outstanding teaching.  His teaching awards include the R.B. and Mary Stewart Distinguished Teaching Award at Purdue University and an award for Innovation in Teaching from the University of California at Irvine, as well as many awards given by students. He is a sought after speaker and shared his views on education during the inaugural TEDx conference at UCI in the spring of 2012.

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