Concentration in Supply Chain Management
The concentration in Supply Chain Management is designed to educate students on trends in globalization, international trade and the growing need for businesses to develop more effective processes to create and distribute products and services.
The Supply Chain Management program includes management of the flow and transportation of goods and services from materials and inputs through to the consumer. The curriculum explores production planning, logistics management, purchasing, inventory management, material handling, transportation, enterprise resource planning, and global logistics.
Course credits are recognized for credit towards the Supply Chain Management Professional (SCMP) designation. The program also provides advanced standing for candidates who seek entry into the P.Log. professional association. Students in the program will be prepared for careers in professional purchasing, international trade, and demand forecasting as well as management positions in transportation, inventory, and distribution.