About the Department

Lecturer teaching

The Department of Operations and Business Analytics delivers a portfolio of teaching, research and service activities in two broadly defined areas for the Fisher College.

The Decision Sciences faculty provide academic program support in the technical fields of business statistics and operations research. The Operations Management faculty teach and conduct research in the areas of manufacturing and service operations. Academic majors are offered at the undergraduate, MBA, and PhD levels in Operations Management.

See the Patterns of Administration for details on the department's policies and procedures.

Department Recognition

Fisher’s undergraduate program is ranked 10th among public universities in the 2018 U.S. News and World Report rankings.

Best Colleges Specialty Rankings

Undergraduate business specialties: Production / Operations Management -

Rank Institution Location
1 Massachusetts Institute of Technology Cambridge, MA
2 University of Pennsylvania Philadelphia, PA
3 Carnegie Mellon University Pittsburgh, PA
4 University of Michigan Ann Arbor, MI
5 Purdue University West Lafayette, IN
6 University of California Berkeley, CA
7 University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, NC
8 Michigan State University East Lansing, MI
9 University of Texas Austin, TX
I0 Ohio State University Columbus, OH


Contact Us

Tiffany Cooper
Academic Program Coordinator
(614) 247-6094