Keep Business On The Move

As long as goods are made in one place and buyers are in another, there will always be a demand for supply chain talent – particularly as globalization becomes standard practice for virtually every industry. The importance of this discipline to the bottom line is why many supply chain executives are integral participants on senior management and boardroom teams.

This U.S. Department of Homeland Security STEM-designated M.B.A. in Supply Chain Management & Operational Systems covers the strategy and execution of ensuring efficient, profitable movement and storage of goods, from point of origin to consumption, including both domestic and international sourcing. You’ll pair this specialized knowledge with the advanced business foundation gained in your core M.B.A. curriculum.

Your completed degree empowers you to hit the ground running – ready to make informed and valuable contributions to your organization’s supply chain management and decision-making processes.

Quick Facts

Curriculum

NSU’s M.B.A. program is 37-49 total credits to complete, depending on undergraduate coursework.

Start Dates

The M.B.A. with a Major in Supply Chain Management & Operational Systems is available to start in August, October, January, March and May

Delivery Options

Classes for the Master of Business Administration program with a major in Supply Chain Management and Operational Systems are offered weeknights at NSU's Fort Lauderdale/Davie campus and online (asynchronously). Select classes in the major that are offered in the online format, may require synchronous learning.

Tuition

Tuition for the degree program is $996 per credit hour. Discounted rates are available through our employer tuition program.

Application Deadline

Fall II 2021: October 1, 2021
Winter 2022: December 10, 2021
Summer 2022: April 22, 2022

Certificate

The College of Business also offers a Supply Chain Management & Operational Systems Certificate program for non-degree seeking students. Learn more about obtaining a Supply Chain Management & Operational Systems Certificate.

Tuition Assistance for NSU Business Programs

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Employer Tuition Assistance Program

NSU Business partners with more than 135 local and national organizations to offer discounted employee tuition of up to 20% through our employer tuition program.
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NSU Alumni Tuition Discount

NSU alumni are eligible for a tuition award of 20% off any graduate degree or business certificate program. Alumni also receive an application fee waiver and access to a dedicated adviser to assist throughout the admission process.

Earning Potential

Supply Chain Manager

$104,850 Average Salary Per Year

3% Projected Employment Growth

Logistics Manager

$86,630 Average Salary Per Year

3% Projected Employment Growth

Purchasing Manager

$108,120 Average Salary Per Year

1% Projected Employment Growth

Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics

Curriculum

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M.B.A. Core Courses (22–31 credits)
Credits
ACT 5001*
Introductory Accounting (ACT 5001* / Credits: 3 )
3
ACT 5140
Accounting for Decision Makers (ACT 5140 / Credits: 3 )
3
FIN 5008**
Business Finance (FIN 5008** / Credits: 3 )
3
FIN 5130
Financial Management (FIN 5130 / Credits: 3 )
3
ISM 5150
Information Strategy for Digital Transformation (ISM 5150 / Credits: 3 )
3
MGT 5001
Developing Academic and Career Success (MGT 5001 / Credits: 1 )
1
MGT 5105
Managing Organizational Behavior in a Dynamic and Complex World (MGT 5105 / Credits: 3 )
3
MGT 5170
Applying Strategy for Managers (MGT 5170 / Credits: 3 )
3
MKT 5125
Marketing Decisions for Managers (MKT 5125 / Credits: 3 )
3
QNT 5000**
Foundations of Business Statistics (QNT 5000** / Credits: 3 )
3
QNT 5160
Analytical Modeling for Decision Making (QNT 5160 / Credits: 3 )
3
Supply Chain Management & Operational Systems (15 credits)
Credits
SCM 5410
Supply Chain Operations Management (SCM 5410 / Credits: 3 )
3
SCM 5415
Managing International Transportation and Logistics (SCM 5415 / Credits: 3 )
3
SCM 5421
Supply Chain Information Systems (SCM 5421 / Credits: 3 )
3
PIM 5455
Project Management (PIM 5455 / Credits: 3 )
3
Open elective—any course in HCBE excluding CHS prefixes. ( )

* Course may be waived at the discretion of the department chair or designee. Waivers will only be considered when an equivalent course with a grade of C has been completed in the past 10 years.
** Waivers will only be considered when an equivalent course with a grade of B- has been completed in the past 5 years.

For a full list of all course descriptions, visit coursewizard.nova.edu.

Current students: Please consult your Academic Advisor for program requirements or access SharkLink for your Degree Works audit. Program requirements are subject to change, and your Academic Advisor or Degree works audit can provide you with the courses required for your catalog term.

Are You Ready To Make A Difference?

What does success look like? For many, it’s living life on our own terms, becoming a business success so we can help others, or being at the top of our game to fulfill our dream. At NSU Business, it’s all of the above. We believe people, planet, and profit can be the triple bottom line, and that our grads will create businesses that do more than just succeed; they help others thrive, too.

Advance your career with our world-class MBA programs and our network of leaders, innovators, and change agents. Do your best and deliver what’s Best for Our World™.

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Master This Changing World and Fulfill Your Purpose

The world is changing more rapidly than ever and it’s not kind to those who settle for ordinary. Instead of chasing the paycheck, we say do it for the payoff. People, planet, then profit. That’s the triple bottom line. Do your best. Be your best. Because that’s how to be Best for Our World.™

Be an earth shaker. A risk taker. A barrier breaker. Be anything you want to be. As long as you become a Difference Maker.

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The H. Wayne Huizenga College of Business and Entrepreneurship graduate enrollment office is located in the Carl DeSantis Building in Suite 1115 on NSU's Fort Lauderdale-Davie campus in Davie, Florida. Click here for a map.

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