Area of Study
Taught In English
Course Level Recommendations
ISA offers course level recommendations in an effort to facilitate the determination of course levels by credential evaluators.We advice each institution to have their own credentials evaluator make the final decision regrading course levels.
Host University Units4
Recommended U.S. Semester Credits3
Recommended U.S. Quarter Units0
Hours & Credits
Model building as a foundation for rational decision making and problem solving, linear and nonlinear programming, network models, queuing analysis, probability and decision theory, and simulation, computer software applying these techniques in the analysis of a wide variety of decision problems
- Understand the basic concepts of probability and decision theory.
- Understand the basic concepts of optimization modeling.
- Understand how statistics and optimizations can be applied to solve business problems.
Whiteboard, projector, and computer
Explaining (lecturing), demonstrating (teaching through examples), collaborating (group discussions and assignments), and learning by teaching.
Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.
Eligibility for courses may be subject to a placement exam and/or pre-requisites.
Some courses may require additional fees.
Credits earned vary according to the policies of the students' home institutions. According to ISA policy and possible visa requirements, students must maintain full-time enrollment status, as determined by their home institutions, for the duration of the program.
Availability of courses is based on enrollment numbers. All students should seek pre-approval for alternate courses in the event of last minute class cancellations
Please note that some courses with locals have recommended prerequisite courses. It is the student's responsibility to consult any recommended prerequisites prior to enrolling in their course.