Certificate in Operations Research

The MORS Certificate in Operations Research Practice offers courses of instruction to hone the specialized skills necessary for success of the Military OR Analyst in a military/government environment or setting.

Course of Instruction Goal:  Ensure that the student has a practical understanding and means to deliver operational and meaningful information of detailed analysis conducted by the OR Analyst into actionable results.

Required Skills:
Reach/Read the Customers: Skill to establish a professional relationship, and communicate with analytics to customer to understand their problem set.

Develop/Define the Problem set: Skill to research and construct problem set in order to understand the analysis context and scope that will provide timely, useful results.

Functioning as a member/lead of a Team: Skill to participate with and lead an analytics project team.

Glean Information from Subject Matter Experts: Ability to plan and conduct individual interviews with experts to gain valid information and data needed for analysis.

Glean Information from Groups: Ability to plan and conduct group elicitation sessions with committees or other working groups to develop and assess alternatives, uncertainties, and value and risk preferences.

Communicating Results: Ability to explain the results and conclusions of the analytics process in both non-verbal and verbal delivery formats.

Conveying Worth: Talent to construct recommendations that are useful, executable, and have a solid impact, that are based in solid analytical methods and data.   

 

Fall 2017 Course Schedule

19-21 September

24-25 October

8 November

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


Payment Options Instructions

If you need assistance registering please contact Ms. Tina Yan at tina.yan@mors.org.

 

Fees

  MORS Member  Non-Member
 MORS Sponsor  $2,200

 $2,300
 US Federal Government   $2,300  $2,400
All Others  $2,400  $2,500