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Master the lifecycle of products and services
Discover the intricate world of goods, services, and information management with Columbia College's Bachelor of Science in Supply Chain Management. Our program equips you with a comprehensive understanding of the principles and practices that foster thriving supply chains.
From product inception to final consumption, you'll gain the knowledge to evaluate supply chain operations, identify growth opportunities, and implement strategic solutions. The curriculum covers core areas like procurement, inventory management, logistics and strategic sourcing.
This program empowers you with the communication skills needed to engage with supply chain stakeholders, such as customers, suppliers and logistics providers. With a focus on data analysis and interpretation, you will be able to make sound decisions that drive the efficiency and profitability of supply chains.
Build a dynamic career in supply chain management
In an interconnected world reliant on global supply chains, skilled professionals in supply chain management are in high demand. Careers in logistics, transportation, purchasing, inventory management and more are vital to maintaining efficient and effective supply chain operations, providing dynamic roles in a fast-paced industry.
Our BS in Supply Chain Management offers unique internship opportunities to give you real-world experience, increasing your employability. Additionally, we offer stackable certificates in three main areas for those looking to specialize further.
Make your mark on the industry with Columbia College's BS in Supply Chain Management. It's more than a degree—it's a launchpad to a fulfilling career.
Dr. Ken Akers
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- Core requirements 37 credit hours
- Total degree requirements 120 credit hours
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Introduction to Supply Chain Management provides and introduction to principles, concepts, and tools of supply chain management. The course examines the role of supply chain management in creating and sustaining a competitive advantage for organizations. The course covers the entire spectrum of supply chain management, including the design, planning, execution, control, and monitoring of supply chain activities.
Introduction to concepts and theories applicable to a national economy. Prerequisites: Sophomore standing. G.E. Course meets Multicultural graduation requirement.
Survey of principles of management. Familiarity with the history and evolution of the field and with modern principles and their application.
Strategic Supply Chain Management is a culminating course that integrates and applies the concepts, theories, and practices learned in earlier courses related to supply chain management. This capstone course provides an opportunity for students to develop a comprehensive understanding of strategic supply chain management and to apply this knowledge to real-world case studies. Students will analyze case studies that showcase best practices and effective strategies in supply chain management. The case studies will focus on a range of industries and sectors. Students will work in teams to analyze the cases and develop recommendations for improving supply chain performance and resilience. Prerequisites: MGMT 211, MGMT 411, MGMT 421- Taken in last two semesters of study for the BS in Supply Chain Management.