The certificate program provides the opportunity for professionals to gain knowledge and skills in the full spectrum of supply chain activities-supplier relationships, purchasing management, operations and inventory management, logistics and transportation, quality management, and information technology. Typical job titles include: purchasing/ supply manager, procurement manager, materials manager, contracts manager, purchasing agent, senior buyer and buyer/planner.
Students must complete 25 credits of the supply chain management certificate in residency.
A cumulative GPA of 3.0 must be earned in the program to be eligible for the certificate.
This certificate program is directed toward graduates and working adults. Current students in accounting, economics, finance, management, marketing and those in other academic programs are encouraged to pursue a minor in supply chain management.