Volgenau School of Engineering
George Mason University
George Mason University Mason
George Mason University

Systems Engineering and Operations Research, PhD

Systems Engineering and Operations Research Department

Nguyen Engineering Building, 2100
4400 University Drive, MS 4A6
Fairfax, VA 22030

Phone: 703-993-1670

Email: seor@gmu.edu

Program Overview

Mason’s doctoral program in Systems Engineering and Operations Research offers a unique integration of systems engineering and operations research. This integration gives students a strong analytical and computational capability and an overarching systems perspective that is well-grounded in application. The program prepares students for leadership positions in research and development in government, industry, research organization, and academia.

Total Credits: 72

Find degree requirements in the university catalog.

 

Opportunities

The PhD in Systems Engineering and Operations Research curriculum offers a unique integration of specialties that gives students a strong analytical and computational capability and an overarching systems perspective grounded in application. No other department in the nation offers a PhD degree program that covers systems engineering and operations research in this integrated manner.

Department faculty have active lines of research in the following areas:

  • Aviation Systems Engineering
  • Homeland Security
  • Military Transformation
  • Systems Requirements, Integration, and Architecting
  • Optimization
  • Simulation
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