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Degree Requirements

Degree Requirements

​​​​​​​​​Course Requirements

The MS in Supply and Chain Management requires 12 courses - nine core courses and three elective courses - in addition to the program prerequisites. Students without prior coursework in calculus and statistics​ must complete GSB 420 prior to registering for MGT 501.

Core Courses (9 Required Courses)

Course Title Quarter Hours
MGT 501STRATEGIC SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT4
MGT 502OPERATIONS MANAGEMENT4
MGT 506DECISION MAKING FOR MANAGERS4
MGT 507GLOBAL SOURCING AND PROCUREMENT4
MGT 508LEAN & SIX SIGMA4
MGT 509PRODUCTION AND INVENTORY MANAGEMENT4
MGT 511TRANSPORTATION AND LOGISTICS4
MGT 518EMERGING ETHICAL ISSUES & TECHNOLOGY IN SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT4
MGT 598PROJECT MANAGEMENT4

Elective Requirements (3 Courses)

Course Title Quarter Hours
Select three of the following:12
MGT 500
MANAGING FOR EFFECTIVE AND ETHICAL ORGANIZATIONAL BEHAVIOR
MGT 515
SUSTAINABILITY MANAGEMENT
MGT 520
HUMANITARIAN SUPPLY CHAIN
MGT 545
MANAGING SERVICE OPERATIONS
MGT 555
STRATEGIC MANAGEMENT OF HUMAN RESOURCES
MGT 556
ETHICS AND LEADERSHIP
MGT 557
INTERNATIONAL MANAGEMENT
MGT 563
NEGOTIATION SKILLS
MGT 793
MANAGEMENT INTERNSHIP
ECO 509
BUSINESS CONDITIONS ANALYSIS
ECO 511
BUSINESS AND ECONOMIC FORECASTING
ECO 525
STRATEGIC DECISION MAKING AND GAME THEORY
ECO 555
ECONOMICS FOR DECISION-MAKING
ECO 558
INTERNATIONAL MACROECONOMICS
FIN 555
FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT
FIN 562
RISK MANAGEMENT
MIS 555
MANAGEMENT OF INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
MKT 550
BUSINESS TO BUSINESS MARKETING
MKT 555
DECISIONS IN MARKETING MANAGEMENT
MKT 559
EMERGING MARKETS
MKT 576
EFFECTIVE BUSINESS COMMUNICATION

Degree Requirements

  • Satisfactory completion of the college residency requirements.
  • Satisfactory completion of the 9 required courses and 3 elective courses.
  • All courses for credit toward the degree must be completed within six calendar years after the candidate's first term of enrollment in the Kellstadt Graduate School of Business. After a lapse of six years a course is expired. An expired course is not acceptable for the purpose of satisfaction of degree requirements and is not applicable to the degree without the written approval of the director of the program or the Kellstadt Graduate School of Business.​

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