The OTM specialization is designed to offer flexibility in coursework selection. There are five informal tracks within OTM:

Special School of Business Certificates in Sustainability, Entrepreneurship, and Strategic Innovation are also available.

The complete OTM curriculum for the class of 2019 – with required and elective courses – is listed below.

Year One Curriculum

Fall Semester

Spring Semester

Course Number Course Title Credits Course Number Course Title Credits
231-765 Data to Decisions - MBA 2 231-765 Ethics, Integrity and Society 1
232-765 Financial Accounting - MBA 2 231-765 ICA 1
233-765 Intro to Financial Management - MBA 2 236-765 Business Strategy - MBA 2
236-706 Leading and Working in Teams - MBA 1 238-765 Economics for Managers - MBA 2
237-765 Marketing Management - MBA 2 238-765 Supply Chain Analytics - OTM
3
238-765 Operations Management
2
OTM/Free Elective
3
232-710 Managerial Accounting - MBA 3      

Semester Credits 14
Semester Credits 12
 

Year Two Curriculum

Fall Semester

Spring Semester

Course Number Course Title Credits Course Number Course Title Credits
238-758 Managing Tech. & Org. Change - OTM 3   OTM/Free Elective 3
238-765 Project Management - OTM 3 OTM/Free Elective 3
238-751 Service Operations Management - OTM 3 OTM/Free Elective 3

OTM/Free Elective  3 OTM/Free Elective 3

OTM/Free Elective  3

Semester Credits 15
Semester Credits 12
        Total Degree Credits 53
 

Electives: Students must choose seven OTM/Free Electives from the two Fall/Spring semester lists below.  The elective courses can be taken any of the last three semesters. 

OTM Electives

Fall Semester, Second Year

  • COMP SCI 611: User Design Experience I
  • OTM 442/765: Database Concepts for Operations Management +
  • OTM 770: Sustainable Approaches to System Improvement (F2016 only) * 
  • OTM 765: Design Thinking for Innovation
  • INFO SYS 722: Computer-Based Data Management
  • INFO SYS 765: Information Security Management
  • ISyE 515:Engineering Management of Continuous Process Improvement
  • ISyE 645: Engineering Models for Supply Chains
  • ISyE 412: Industrial Data Analytics
  • MHR 722: Entrepreneurial Management # @
  • MHR 728: Bargaining, Negotiation, Dispute Settlement * (Fall/Spring)
  • MKT 710:Marketing Research
  • MKT/OTM 722:Logistics Management
  • MKT 726: Seminar in Supply Chain Management
  • MKT 765: Supply Chain Management
  • RMI 650: Sustainability, Environmental and Social Risk Management * # @
  • STAT 327: Programming in R

* These courses qualify for the Certificate in Business, Environment and Social Responsibility
# These courses qualify for the Certificate in Entrepreneurship
@ These courses qualify for the Certificate in Strategic Innovation

Spring Semester, First or Second Year

  • COMP SCI 612: User Experience Design II
  • COMP SCI 765: Data Visualization
  • FIN 725: Corporate Finance Theory & Practice
  • FIN 635: Security Analysis +
  • INFO SYS 724: Analysis and Design of Computer-Based Systems 
  • ISyE 559: Patient Safety and Error Reduction in Health Care
  • ISyE 601: Introduction to Internet of Things & Application
  • ISyE 617: Health Information Systems 
  • ISyE 641: Design and Analysis of Manufacturing Systems
  • ISyE 412: Industrial Data Analytics
  • MHR 715: Strategic Management of Innovation # @
  • MHR 722: Entrepreneurial Management # @
  • MHR 738: Weinert Applied Ventures in Entrepreneurship (WAVE) Practicum # 
  • MHR 741: Technology Entrepreneurship # @
  • MHR 765: Sustainable Enterprise Management * 
  • MHR 728: Bargaining, Negotiation, Dispute Settlement * (Fall/Spring)
  • MKT 724: Strategic Global Sourcing (offered going forward)
  • MKT 727: Enterprise Systems and Supply Chain Management +
  • MKT 737: Developing Breakthrough New Products: A Practicum # @
  • MKT 815: Marketing Analytics +
  • OTM 654: Production Planning and Control 
  • OTM 753: Healthcare Operations Management
  • PHS/ISyE 875: Assessment of Medical Technologies
  • RMI 660: Risk Analytics and Behavior Science +
  • STAT 327: Programming in R

* These courses qualify for the Certificate in Business, Environment and Social Responsibility
# These courses qualify for the Certificate in Entrepreneurship
@ These courses qualify for the Certificate in Strategic Innovation

Recommended Free Electives

Can be taken any of the last three semesters

  • ACCT 603: Financial Statements Analysis (Fall)
  • ACCT 771: Strategic Cost Management and Performance Measurement (Spring)
  • ECON 548: Healthcare Economics (Fall)
  • FIN 727: Raising Capital and Financing the Firm (Spring) 
  • FIN 757: Entrepreneurial Finance # (Spring)
  • GB 701: Managing the Legal Risks * # @ (Spring)
  • MHR 734: Venture Creation # (Fall)
  • PHS 785: Health Systems, Management and Policies (Spring)

* These courses qualify for the Certificate in Business, Environment and Social Responsibility 
# These courses qualify for the Certificate in Entrepreneurship
@ These courses qualify for the Certificate in Strategic Innovation