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Finally, there’s a degree for the kind of person who likes to keep balls rolling and trains in motion. In our Bachelor of Science in Business (BSB) with an Operations Management Certificate, you’ll learn how to manage people, processes and systems. Our courses are just 5 weeks long, so you can fit them in your busy life.

  • Evaluate quality management

  • Understand inventory systems

  • Manage delivery of services

  • Summarize purchase and procurement decisions

  • Understand how different functional areas of an organization work together

  • Analyze the implications of operating in a changing global business environment

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Courses

1

Course at a time

5

Weeks per course

10

Courses per year

What you'll learn

When you earn your Bachelor of Science in Business with an Operations Management Certificate you’ll be equipped with a concrete set of skills you can apply on the job. 

Topics covered in this degree include:

  • Quality management
  • Inventory systems
  • Service delivery
  • Purchase and procurement decisions
  • Economics
  • Finance
  • Business law and ethics
  • Management
  • Marketing
  • Organizational behavior
  • Business statistical techniques
  • Information systems

Schedule

Both the on campus and online Bachelor of Science in Business with an Operations Management Certificate feature the same courses, and your academic counselor will help you plan your classes around your lifestyle. Please note that on campus students are required to physically attend class one day a week, typically from 6-10 p.m.

 

Careers & Outcomes

What can you do with a Bachelor of Science in Business with an Operations Management Certificate?

This BSB can prepare you to be a: 

  • Business manager
  • General manager
  • Operations manager
  • Store manager
  • Administrative manager
7 %

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, job growth for management occupations is projected to be faster than average between 2018 and 2028.

Career Services for Life®

Get career coaching, resumé building and interview prep, for life. While outside career advising can cost over $200 an hour, at University of Phoenix it’s built right into your degree at no added cost.

You don’t have to go it alone.

You’ll have a team of advisors invested in your success from day one — dedicated to helping you build your confidence and a personalized career plan you can stick with.

Tools and resources available 24/7/365

We're a university built for the busy. Build your resumé, prepare for an interview and plan your career — whenever it fits your life, day or night.

Networking & mentorship

Through virtual job fairs and networking with the alumni community, we've made it easy to tap into the experience and connections of your peers and colleagues at the University.

Tuition

Paying for school

While education costs have risen an average of 2.6% in the U.S. every year, our Tuition Guarantee ensures you’ll pay one flat rate from the moment you enroll to the day you graduate.

Earn your degree without starting from scratch

On average, students with prior eligible college credits and relevant life experience saved $11k and 1 year on their undergraduate degree.

Up to $1 million in new scholarship opportunities this month.

Our scholarships aren’t just for the chosen few. We’ll help you understand which scholarships you may qualify for, worth up to $3,000.

Credit transfer made easy

Earn your degree faster, and for less, with eligible transfer credits.

Get credit for what you already know

Have previous relevant work and life experience evaluated for potential credit.

NEED SOME HELP?

Our enrollment representatives provide personal support while you make an informed choice about going back to school.  Reach us by phone at 844-937-8679 or chat with us 7 days a week

Student Experience

An education that fits your busy life

Balancing family, work and school

Work toward your degree without giving up what matters most. Start your degree year-round and take one class at a time.

Online learning

Enroll in online classes and attend class whenever it fits your life, day or night.

Around-the-clock support and resources

You have a support team available up to 20 hours a day, 5 days a week. And our academic counselors, who are with you every step of the way, have earned a 5-star rating from 90% of our surveyed students.

Faculty & Accreditation

Count on the quality of your education

Programmatic accreditation

Our BSB has been reaffirmed for accreditation until 2027 by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP), ensuring the quality of your education.

What does that mean in real life? ACBSP-accredited business programs are committed to quality standards. The quality of the program is regularly benchmarked against specific criteria that educationally prepares students for the business industry. Accreditation occurs on a 10-year cycle with regular quality reviews.

View the completion and first-year persistence rates for the University of Phoenix ACBSP-accredited business and accounting programs.

Real-world faculty

28

Average years of industry experience

137

Chief Executive Officers

85 %

Of surveyed students would recommend their instructors

Faculty Spotlight

As a faculty member, I'm on your team. I'm your coach and your cheerleader."

Doris Savron

Vice Provost of Colleges, University of Phoenix

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Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) projections are not specific to University of Phoenix students or graduates.