Supply chain management – which is getting the right product to the right place, at the right time, in the right condition, at the right price – is at the heart of every business operation. To succeed in this interdisciplinary field, a supply chain/operations manager must have a broad understanding of people, materials, manufacturing, finance, and information technology. Analytical and interpersonal skills, as well as a deep interest in business processes, also are essential. The Supply Chain Management Concentration helps students begin to gain the skills to be leaders in the field
|6500:675||Global Supply Chain Management||(3 credits)|
|6500:680||Supply Chain Logistics Management||(3 credits)|
|6500:677||Supply Chain Sourcing||(3 credits)|
(*Required for students with no work experience; taken for credit but not applied toward graduation requirements.)
Gateway courses may be waived based on recent comparable coursework or waiver exams.
Students must show proficiency in the following areas critical to success in the MBA:
There are many ways to show proficiency, including testing.
*All core and Professional courses require Excel, writing and statistics proficiency prior to enrollment.
The Action learning course CAN be satisfied within the concentration. Review the full list of approved Action Learning courses.
(Restricted to students graduating within two semesters.)
Students currently admitted to this program may have different course requirements than those listed here. Refer to your official Program Checklist and DARS in My Akron for your program requirements.