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Operations Analytics, University of Pennsylvania

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About this Course

This course is designed to impact the way you think about transforming data into better decisions. Recent extraordinary improvements in data-collecting technologies have changed the way firms make informed and effective business decisions. The course on operations analytics, taught by three of Wharton’s leading experts, focuses on how the data can be used to profitably match supply with demand in various business settings. In this course, you will learn how to model future demand uncertainties, how to predict the outcomes of competing policy choices and how to choose the best course of action in the face of risk. The course will introduce frameworks and ideas that provide insights into a spectrum of real-world business challenges, will teach you methods and software available for tackling these challenges quantitatively as well as the issues involved in gathering the relevant data. This course is appropriate for beginners and business professionals with no prior analytics experience....

Top reviews

By JH

Aug 12, 2016

This module is really good for those of us who need to plan strategically ahead. It helps answer a lot of questions that business leaders will grapple with as they try to look ahead in the business.

By SG

Feb 21, 2016

This course was a definite improvement from the Customer Analytics course. All three instructors were on point. A special mention for you Sergei. Your portions were the most fun to explore. Thanks.

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By Christian F Perez

Dec 15, 2018

Exciting!

By Christiane Machado

Dec 13, 2018

Good material - Not so difficult quiz/tests for Engineers

By Jigisha Thakkar

Dec 13, 2018

Good Examples. Nicely explained with data, calculations, spreadsheets.

By 阮心宇

Dec 12, 2018

very excellent course

By Mahdi Javadi

Dec 07, 2018

Exactly what I needed to use in real world problems

By Shaharol Nizam Bin Mokti

Dec 06, 2018

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By Yuri Plasencia

Dec 04, 2018

Curso básico, que da buenas ideas!

By Francis Dakubo

Dec 03, 2018

Excellent class, learned a lot on decision trees, simulation and optimization. Thanks to all three Professors. You make it easy to learn

By Emily Gamester

Dec 02, 2018

It was difficult to do the Data Simulation problems with different softwares, but still a great class with great concepts!

By hemantlokras

Dec 02, 2018

A very informative course .Need for references to develop strong sense of decision making