Top Operations Research Masters degree Programs - 2021

Of the 974 Operations Research degrees granted each year at the Masters degree level, women make up 40% percent and men make up 60% percent of the area of study. Did you know that New York has more students being granted a degree in Operations Research than any other state? In fact, New York awarded 522 degrees last year! The average annual income for an undergraduate degree in Operations Research is $64,763.

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582
Total Females
392

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    974

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See where Operations Research is the most popular major in the U.S.
This heat map represents the states that have the highest percent of Operations Research degrees compared to all other degrees awarded in that state.
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Top Colleges for Operations Research

The University of California-Berkeley, Columbia University in the City of New York and Cornell University are three schools popular for Operations Research programs. In fact, around 185 the University of California-Berkeley students are pursuing a Masters degree in Operations Research. Take a look at the college options in the table below.

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Careers for Operations Research Majors

The highest paying career for Operations Research majors is Natural Sciences Managers. But, something else to consider is how many job openings there currently is. A position that is in high need that a degree in Operations Research can prepare you for is Operations Research Analysts.

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Most in Demand Careers for Operations Research

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