Minor in Supply Chain Management

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Supply Chain Management includes management of the flow and transportation of goods from raw materials through to the consumer. Areas of study include production planning, logistics management, purchasing, inventory management, material handling, transportation, enterprise resource planning, and global logistics. Course credits may be transferable to professional programs such as the Certified Professional Purchaser (CPP), Certified Professional Logistician (CPL) and the Canadian Institute of Traffic and Transportation (CITT). Students with an interest in supply chain can be prepared for careers in professional purchasing, international trade, and demand forecasting as well as management positions in transportation, inventory, and distribution.

Required Courses:

  • LSCM 2201 - Introduction to Logistics & Supply Chain Management
  • LSCM 2301 - Introduction to Physical Distribution
  • LSCM 3303 - Fundamentals of Purchasing

Three of the following:

  • LSCM 3203 - Principles of Quality Management
  • LSCM 3305 - Physical Distribution & Logistics
  • LSCM 3402 - Inventory & Warehouse Management
  • LSCM 3407 - Business Negotiations/Project Management
  • MGMT 3265 - Management Information Systems

*This course requires one or more prerequisites outside of the minor.