Supply Chain Management Concentration
Skills acquired via the Supply Chain Management (SCM) concentration are in high demand. By completing a degree in Supply Chain Management, students will set themselves apart to succeed in business. Students will develop analytical skills in learning about inventory management, logistics, quality, purchasing, and transportation. Students in supply chain management have the opportunity to learn and then subsequently return value to both their own personal investment portfolios or to grow their company business.
The sky is the limit in Supply Chain Management. SCM provides an exciting and rewarding path of study in which students learn skills which directly lead to increased business profitability. Careers in SCM take many paths and end up with a multitude of career options.
Supply Chain Management Degree Requirements
Students should refer to their DegreeWorks degree audit in their Web for Students account for more information regarding their degree requirements.
|General Education Requirements||42|
|Business Administration Core Courses|
|ACCT 325||Managerial Accounting||3|
|FIN 354||Financial Management||3|
|GBUS 325||Business Law||3|
|GBUS 450||Business Ethics||3|
|MGT 395||Principles of Management||3|
|MGT 439||Business Strategy and Policy||3|
|MGT 465||Production and Operations Management||3|
|MIS 360||Essentials of Management Information Systems||3|
|SCM 325||Business Statistics||3|
|Supply Chain Management Concentration||18|
|Profitability in Supply Chain Management|
|Enterprise Resource Planning|
|Principles of Supply Chain Management|
|Quality Analysis and Control|
|Other Requirements-Business Introductory Courses|
|ACCT 2301||Principles of Accounting I||3|
|ACCT 2302||Principles of Accounting II||3|
|BCIS 1305||Business Computer Applications||3|
|ECON 2301||Principles of Macroeconomics 6||3|
|ECON 2302||Principles of Microeconomics 6||3|
|MATH 1342||Elementary Statistical Methods||3|
|BBA Secondary Core|
|FIN 325||Money, Banking, and Financial Markets||3|
|GBUS 440||International Business||3|
|MGT 321||Organizational Behaviors||3|
|MGT 366||Topics in Organizational Leadership||3|
|or MGT 446||Entrepreneurship|
|Minimum Hours for Degree||120|
Satisfies Core Curriculum
Note: A minimum of 54 upper division hours (300 and 400 level courses) are required for this degree. Resident credit totaling 25% of the hours is required for the degree. A minimum GPA of 2.0 is required in three areas for graduation: Overall GPA, Institutional GPA, and Major GPA.
Supply Chain Management Minor
|SCM 304||Principles of Supply Chain Management||3|
|MIS 302||Enterprise Resource Planning||3|
|6sch Upper Division Business Electives||6|
|Total Hours for Minor||18|
Undergraduate Courses in Supply Chain Management
SCM 304. Principles of Supply Chain Management. 3 Hours.
A firm supply chain includes all internal functions plus external suppliers involved in the identification and fulfillment of needs for materials, equipment, and services. Prerequisite: Junior standing.
SCM 310. Purchasing. 3 Hours.
This course is an overview of the purchasing process, the responsibilities of procurement professionals, and an understanding of the procurement and sourcing processes. Prerequisite: Junior standing.
SCM 325. Business Statistics. 3 Hours.
This course introduces students to statistical methods used in addressing real world business problems. Topics covered include sampling distributions, confidence intervals, hypothesis testing, simple regression, and mutliple regression. Appropriate computer resources will be used. Prerequisite: MATH 2342 and BCIS 1305.
SCM 412. Transportation. 3 Hours.
This course presents the business process for transportation and logistics including all the activities required to move products, money, and information within the supply chain. Prerequisite: Junior standing.
SCM 434. Quality Analysis and Control. 3 Hours.
This course explores how quality integrates fundamental management techniques and technical tools under a disciplined approach. Prerequisite: Junior standing and SCM 325.
SCM 489. Independent Study. 3 Hours.
This course provides individual instruction. Students may repeat the course when topics vary.
Dr. Gary Stading