Students who have taken significant coursework in management science and quantitative methods while at Tuck may receive formal recognition for their course of study. To qualify, students must take at least 15 elective credits from a menu of qualifying courses during the two-year MBA program. The 15 credits used to qualify can include no more than one full-course equivalent grade of Low Pass.
Qualifying Management Science and Quantitative Methods Electives:
Advanced Managerial Accounting
Applications of Optimization
Business Applications of Natural Language Processing
Data Mining for Business Analytics
Derivatives and Risk Management
Empirical Evidence in Finance: Asset Pricing and Factor Investing
Fundamentals of Web Programming
Futures and Options Markets
Health Care Analytics & Society
Management of Service Operations
Professional Decision Modeling
Quantitative Digital Marketing
Retail Pricing Analytics
Supply Chain Management Mini
Tools for Improving Operations
In addition, up to three credits from qualifying technology and innovation management electives may be counted towards the 15 required credits.
Qualifying Technology and Innovation Management Electives:
Digital and Social Media Strategy
Digital Change Strategies
Entrepreneurship and Innovation Strategy
Global Structure and Conduct of Firms
Marketing in the Network Economy
Multichannel Route-to-Market Strategy
Platform Design, Management and Strategy
In rare cases, non-Tuck courses that have been approved to be taken for Tuck credit may count toward the Management Science and Quantitative Methods Option. Such coursework must be consistent with the qualifying sequence of study. Petitions should be sent to email@example.com, and should include a course syllabus, assignments, and exams (if possible).
This program of study is described with U.S. Department of Education Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) code 52.1301 – Management Science, General, a category on the U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s STEM Designated Degree Program list.
To declare intention to complete the Management Science and Quantitative Methods Option, students must complete a short declaration form. International students on an F-1 visa should declare prior to applying for Optional Practical Training (OPT).
Questions should be directed to firstname.lastname@example.org.