This course will provide a brief overview of supply chains and an in-depth perspective on strategic supply chain management. This course focuses on the strategic elements and functional relationships within manufacturing and service supply chains. Emphasis is placed on the integration of strategic planning, sourcing, operations, and logistics to achieve sustainable competitive advantages locally and globally.
Supply Chain Management Certificate (Undergraduate)
Efficiency is critical to the success of any organization. Learn more about strategic supply chain management, new applications, effective information management and tracking through coursework offered in this certificate program.
The Supply Chain Management certificate highlights the important role a supply chain plays in organizational performance and efficiency. The program emphasizes the need to develop and maintain a sustainable competitive advantage through the efficient and effective performance of all supply chain activities. Students will be able to examine logistic management processes, determine appropriate purchasing and procurement strategies, identify elements of an effective supply chain information management system, and evaluate lean enterprise processes to improve organizational efficiency.
Supply Chain Management Certificate (Undergraduate) requires a minimum of 18 credits, which may come from a combination of required and elective courses.
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