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2025 Operations Research Major Curriculum


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MADN-MATH ORE2 Operations Research Operations Research Major Operations Research 13 4

2025 Operations Research Major Tracks

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Subject Area Description Credit Hour
Required Courses Choose 8 of 8
MA371 LINEAR ALGEBRA 3.0  
MA376 APPLIED STATISTICS 3.0  
MA381 NONLINEAR OPTIMIZATION 3.0  
MA476 MATHEMATICAL STATISTICS 3.0  
MA477 THEORY & APPL OF DATA SCIENCE 3.0  
MA481 LINEAR OPTIMIZATION 3.0  
MA486 MATHEMATICAL COMPUTATION 3.0  
SE385 DECISION ANALYSIS 3.0  
AND

Discipline Threads  
Operations Management Choose 3 of 6
EM381 ENGINEERING ECONOMY 3.0  
EM411 PROJECT MANAGEMENT 3.5  
EM420 PRODUCTION OPERATIONS MGMT 3.0  
EM482 SUPPLY CHAIN ENG & INFO MGMT 3.0  
SE370 COMPUTER AIDED SYSTEMS ENG 3.0  
SE489 AD IND STY IN SYS ENG/ENG MGMT 3.0  
OR
Data Science Choose 3 of 6
CS393 DATABASE SYSTEMS 3.0  
CS486 ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE 3.0  
CY300 PROGRAMMING FUNDAMENTALS 3.0  
MA388 SABERMETRICS 3.0  
MA478 GENERALIZED LINEAR MODELS 3.0  
SE370 COMPUTER AIDED SYSTEMS ENG 3.0  
OR
Networks, Computing and IT Choose 3 of 8
CS384 DATA STRUCTURES 3.0  
CS393 DATABASE SYSTEMS 3.0  
CS486 ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE 3.0  
CY300 PROGRAMMING FUNDAMENTALS 3.0  
CY460 CYBER POLICY, STRATEGY, & OPNS 3.0  
MA372 INTRODUCTION TO DISCRETE MATH 3.0  
MA394 FUNDAMENTALS/NETWORK SCIENCE 3.0  
MA461 GRAPH THEORY AND NETWORKS 3.0  
OR
Simulation Choose 3 of 3
CY300 PROGRAMMING FUNDAMENTALS 3.0  
SE485 COMBAT MODELING 3.5  
SM484 SYSTEM DYNAMICS SIMULATION 3.5  
OR
Finance Choose 3 of 6
EM381 ENGINEERING ECONOMY 3.0  
MG410 MANAGERIAL FINANCE 3.0  
SS368 ECONOMETRICS I 3.0  
SS382 MICROECONOMICS 3.0  
SS388 MACROECONOMICS 3.0  
SS469 ECONOMETRICS II 3.0  
AND

Discipline Elective Choose 1 of 34
CS384 DATA STRUCTURES 3.0  
CS393 DATABASE SYSTEMS 3.0  
CS486 ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE 3.0  
CY300 PROGRAMMING FUNDAMENTALS 3.0  
CY460 CYBER POLICY, STRATEGY, & OPNS 3.0  
EM381 ENGINEERING ECONOMY 3.0  
EM411 PROJECT MANAGEMENT 3.5  
EM420 PRODUCTION OPERATIONS MGMT 3.0  
EM482 SUPPLY CHAIN ENG & INFO MGMT 3.0  
MA372 INTRODUCTION TO DISCRETE MATH 3.0  
MA383 FOUNDATIONS OF MATH 3.0  
MA386 INTRO TO NUMERICAL ANALYSIS 3.0  
MA387 MATHEMATICAL ANALYSIS I 3.0  
MA388 SABERMETRICS 3.0  
MA391 MATHEMATICAL MODELING 3.0  
MA394 FUNDAMENTALS/NETWORK SCIENCE 3.0  
MA461 GRAPH THEORY AND NETWORKS 3.0  
MA462 COMBINATORICS 3.0  
MA478 GENERALIZED LINEAR MODELS 3.0  
MA488 SPECIAL TOPICS IN MATHEMATICS 3.0  
MA489 ADV INDIV STUDY IN MATH 3.0  
MA490 ETHICS IN MATH, DATA SCI & ENG 3.0  
MG410 MANAGERIAL FINANCE 3.0  
SE301 FNDTN ENGIN DSGN & SYS MGMT 3.0  
SE370 COMPUTER AIDED SYSTEMS ENG 3.0  
SE485 COMBAT MODELING 3.5  
SE489 AD IND STY IN SYS ENG/ENG MGMT 3.0  
SE490 AD TOPICS IN SYS ENG/ENG MGMT 3.0  
SE491 RSRCH PROJ IN SYS ENG/ENG MGMT 3.0  
SM484 SYSTEM DYNAMICS SIMULATION 3.5  
SS368 ECONOMETRICS I 3.0  
SS382 MICROECONOMICS 3.0  
SS388 MACROECONOMICS 3.0  
SS469 ECONOMETRICS II 3.0  
AND

Complementary Support Course - Cyber Choose 1 of 2
CY305 CYBER FOUNDATIONS 3.0  
CY355 CYBER FOUNDATIONS - COMPUTING 3.0  
AND
Complementary Support Course - Engineeering Choose 2 of 2
EM481 SYSTEMS SIMULATION 3.5  
SE388 STOCHASTIC MODELS 3.0  
AND

Integrative Experience for the Major Choose 2 of 2
SE402 SYSTEMS DESIGN & MANAGEMENT I 4.0  
SE403 SYSTEMS DESIGN & MANAGEMENT II 4.0  
OR
Integrative Experience - Research Choose 2 of 2
Or choose a 2-course research sequence in another department as approved by the OR Program Director.
MA498 SR THESIS I: RSCRCH & PROPOSAL 3.0  
MA499 SR THESIS II: PAPER & DEFENSE 3.0  
AND

Science Depth  
Cadets in this major may choose any one of the following authorized courses to satisfy the Science Depth requirement.
CH102 GENERAL CHEMISTRY II 4.0  
CH275 BIOLOGY 4.0  
PH202 PHYSICS II 4.0  
PH206 PHYSICS II 4.0  
PH252 ADVANCED PHYSICS II 4.0  
PH256 ADVANCED PHYSICS II 4.0  
STEM Depth  
Cadets in this major must take MA205 or MA255 to satisfy the STEM Depth requirement.
MA205 CALCULUS II 4.0  
MA255 ADV MULTIVARIABLE CALCULUS 4.5  
AND

Curriculum Requirements  
This section describes how cadets in this major satisfy various curriculum requirements.
IT/CYBER Requirement  
Cadets in this major will satisfy the IT/CYBER requirement by successfully completing the IT/CYBER content in the core curriculum and CY305/355.
CY305 CYBER FOUNDATIONS 3.0  
CY355 CYBER FOUNDATIONS - COMPUTING 3.0  
Core Engineering Sequence  
Cadets in this major have embedded engineering courses that enable it to satisfy the core engineering sequence requirement.
Writing-in-the-Major  
Cadets in this major satisfy the West Point Writing Program requirement by successfully completing writing requirements in the core curriculum and this course in the major.
MA376 APPLIED STATISTICS 3.0  





2025 Operations Research with Honors Curriculum


Dept Code Short Description Description Transcript Description Req Crse Cnt Opt Crse Cnt
MADN-MATH ORE2H Operations Rsch w/ Honors Operations Research with Honors Operations Research with Honors 0 1

2025 Operations Research with Honors Tracks

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Subject Area Description Credit Hour
Required Courses Choose 1 of 23
Operations Research with Honors majors will add an additional elective in the cadet's chosen thread, bringing the total thread electives to four (4).
CS384 DATA STRUCTURES 3.0  
CS393 DATABASE SYSTEMS 3.0  
CS486 ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE 3.0  
CY300 PROGRAMMING FUNDAMENTALS 3.0  
CY460 CYBER POLICY, STRATEGY, & OPNS 3.0  
EM381 ENGINEERING ECONOMY 3.0  
EM411 PROJECT MANAGEMENT 3.5  
EM420 PRODUCTION OPERATIONS MGMT 3.0  
EM482 SUPPLY CHAIN ENG & INFO MGMT 3.0  
MA372 INTRODUCTION TO DISCRETE MATH 3.0  
MA388 SABERMETRICS 3.0  
MA394 FUNDAMENTALS/NETWORK SCIENCE 3.0  
MA461 GRAPH THEORY AND NETWORKS 3.0  
MA478 GENERALIZED LINEAR MODELS 3.0  
MG410 MANAGERIAL FINANCE 3.0  
SE370 COMPUTER AIDED SYSTEMS ENG 3.0  
SE485 COMBAT MODELING 3.5  
SE489 AD IND STY IN SYS ENG/ENG MGMT 3.0  
SM484 SYSTEM DYNAMICS SIMULATION 3.5  
SS368 ECONOMETRICS I 3.0  
SS382 INTERMEDIATE MICROECONOMICS 3.0  
SS388 INTERMEDIATE MACROECONOMICS 3.0  
SS469 ECONOMETRICS II 3.0  
AND
Grade Requirements  
Complete the 42 required courses of the major as shown above, and attain an APSC of at least 3.0 in the core curriculum and an APSC of at least 3.5 in the major to be awarded the Operations Research with Honors Degree.