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Operations Research Analysts

Typical job duties performed with this occupation include:

Analyze information obtained from management to conceptualize and define operational problems.
Break systems into their components, assign numerical values to each component, and examine the mathematical relationships between them.
Collaborate with others in the organization to ensure successful implementation of chosen problem solutions.
Collaborate with senior managers and decision makers to identify and solve a variety of problems and to clarify management objectives.
Define data requirements and gather and validate information, applying judgment and statistical tests.
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Training for this occupational program or those in a similar family of programs can be located at the following postsecondary institutions in the State of Kansas. Please check with a program advisor at the postsecondary institution for more information on the particular focus of each program listed. Programs nearest the local area appear first. Click on the program to find more information.

University of Kansas Lawrence Public BUSINESS ANALYTICS Bachelor Degree - BSB 120
Emporia State University Emporia Public BUSINESS DATA ANALYTICS Bachelor Degree - BSB 120
Kansas State University Manhattan Public DATA ANALYTICS Postsecondary award/certificate/diploma(< 1 academic year) - CERT 15
Rasmussen College - Overland Park Overland Park Private DATA SCIENCE Master of Science - MS 0
Rasmussen College - Topeka Topeka Private DATA SCIENCE MASTER'S DEGREE Master of Science - MS 0