Systems Engineering and Operations Research, PhD

Contact Info

Systems Engineering and Operations Research Department

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

Phone: 703-993-1636

Email: seor@gmu.edu

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
This information is being provided here for your planning purposes only. For official catalog information, please refer instead to the official George Mason University Catalog Website at http://catalog.gmu.edu.