Supply chain management coordinates the movement and storage of goods, information, and other resources from the point of origin to point of consumption, at the lowest cost to satisfy end-user requirements. In today's evolving business world, employees with a profound understanding of how information systems transform supply chains will have a competitive advantage in the workplace.
By enrolling in the M.B.A. with a Concentration in Supply Chain Management and Operational Systems, you will come to understand the importance of leveraging information systems throughout your extended supply chain to gain a competitive advantage in the global marketplace. In addition to covering fundamental Supply Chain Principals, the concentration emphasizes how to select and use information systems and analytics to improve planning and scheduling, procurement, and transportation and warehouse management systems in both an operational and project environment. You will gain technical and analytical skills and gain hands-on experience using real-life ERP (SAP) systems.
Graduates will be able to hit the ground running, with the ability to make business decisions that drive value and provide a competitive advantage. The SCM & OS concentration will also prepare you to sit for three internationally recognized certifications: APIC's Certified Supply Chain Professional (CSCP) and PMI's Project Management Professional (PMP) or Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM).
Summer 2019: April 22, 2019
Fall I 2019: August 5, 2019
Fall II 2019: October 7, 2019