Sample Plan: Optimization

The following sample plan of study fulfills the M.S. degree in Computer Science concentrating in Computational Operations Research with an empahsis on optimization. There are a variety of elective courses that may be substituted for courses listed. All plans of study are subject to the approval of the graduate director.

Fall Semester I
Spring Semester I
  • CSCI 648 Network Optimization
  • CSCI 618 Models and Applications of Operations Research
  • CSCI 688 Machine Learning and Optimization
Fall Semester II
  • CSCI 653 Analysis of Algorithms
  • CSCI 658 Discrete Optimization
  • CSCI 698 Simulation and Modeling Project in Computational Operations Research
Spring Semester II
  • CSCI 688 Algorithmic and Economic Aspects of the Internet
  • CSCI 688 Supply Chain Optimization
  • CSCI 688 Combinatorial Optimization