Certificate in Supply Chain Management

Program Requirements

This certificate is aimed at equipping students with a knowledge of supply chain practices used by companies around the world. The courses are structured to provide extensive conceptual and applied information about supply chain management. The curriculum is jointly offered by the decision sciences faculty in the School of Business and the industrial, systems and manufacturing engineering faculty in the College of Engineering.

This program requires satisfactory completion of four courses from the following list of courses, at least one course from both engineering and business is required. In addition to these requirements, students must meet the Graduate School’s requirements in order to earn this certificate.

Course Title Hours
Select four courses from the following (at least one course must be taken in each area)
Engineering Courses
IME 553Production Systems3
IME 767Lean Manufacturing3
IME 783Supply Chain Management3
IME 880YForecasting and Analytics3
IME 883Supply Chain Analytics3
Business Courses
DS 725Global Procurement and Outsourcing3
DS 790Global Logistics and Transportation Management3
DS 850Operations Management3
DS 870Risk Management in Global Supply Chains3