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Why Study Operations Research?

The UBC Master of Management in Operations Research (MM in OR) program is designed for individuals with a strong analytical background who seek a professional business degree that utilizes their quantitative skills. More technically focused than the Master of Business Administration (MBA) and more professionally oriented than the Master of Science (MSc), the MM in OR program prepares students for careers as analysts and consultants in various industries with a focus on enhancing business value through Operations, Logistics and Supply Chain Management.

Master's Programs at Sauder: A Comparison

Program Orientation Focus Basic Structure
MM in OR Professional Highly specialized • Coursework in OR theory and practice
• Industry project
MBA Professional General management • Integrated core and specializations
• Internship
MSc Academic research Highly specialized • Research-oriented coursework
• Thesis

The MM in OR Experience



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