Operations and supply chain management is the effective coordination of people, processes and technology to help organizations succeed. This is a high-demand major useful in all sectors of the economy.
In this major, you'll learn various supply chain management strategies and techniques, global sourcing strategies, how to design, manage and improve operations and business processes, how to manage and improve operational processes, and how to apply operations and supply chain knowledge and skills to real-world situations.
Study in the only academic program in the nation that offers students an industry-validated Lean Six Sigma Green Belt certification.
One of the Best
Learn in a program ranked No. 3 in the nation by U.S. News & World Report, with one of the country's best job placement rates.
An Outstanding Faculty
Take classes from some of the world's best operations and supply chain faculty members.
What You’ll Study
With this degree, you'll be able to systematically analyze and improve business processes in manufacturing, services and health care and their supply chains and be prepared for industry-validated professional certifications such as Lean Six Sigma Green Belt and APICS CPIM. There are also optional concentrations in business analytics and sustainability in business.
Gain the professional and personal intelligence it takes to have a successful career.
Breaking down complex problems or situations to identify patterns, connections and solutions
Organizing and maintaining data in a computer system, including storage, retrieval and security
Preparing and delivering effective and engaging presentations to inform, persuade or inspire
Examining and interpreting information to uncover insights and inform decision making
Analyzing and evaluating information to make informed decisions or judgments
Attention to Detail
Being meticulous and thorough in all aspects of a task or project
Using your degree
Make your college experience the foundation for a successful future.
- Sourcing Expert
- Quality Control Expert
- Operations Manager
- Logistics/Supply Chain Manager
- Supply Chain Consultant
- Business Process Improvement Consultant
- Service Firms
- Health Care