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Supply Chain Management Degree Program

Supply Chain Management Degree Program

About the Supply Chain Management Degree Program

Raw materials are essential to creating products. Supply chain management is the area of business that manages the flow of these raw goods and the processes that transform them into final products. The supply chain management degree program at Wayne State College integrates elements of logistics with the broad area of the supply chain. Supply chain managers oversee productivity, quality, and efficiency of operations. Their goals include ensuring quality products while also keeping costs down. Supply chain management is also important because it can help reduce the risk of recalls of products while also building a strong brand. With a strong business background and supply chain management degree, you’ll be prepared to work in multiple industries and improve business processes. Supply chain professionals develop sustainable solultions to complex problems.

Sample Program of Study

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99.8% of WSC grads are employed or in grad school

Percent of recent WSC graduates employed or in graduate school
based on the most recent graduate survey

Fast Facts

Degrees offered: B.A. or B.S. in Business Administration / Supply Chain Management


Hours required:
For concentration: 48
General education: 30
To graduate from WSC: 120


Popular pairings: International Studies, Management Information SystemsMathematics, Spanish


School: Business and Technology


Department: Business and Economics


Accreditation: International Accreditation Council for Business Education (IACBE)

Scholarships and Aid

In addition to having the region’s most affordable tuition, we offer thousands of dollars in scholarships every year.  Learn more about scholarships for the supply chain management degree program at Wayne State College.

Our Focus is Results

Wayne State has the keys to your success and offers just what you need to become well prepared for the real world in the supply chain management degree program.

Skills

Skills Learned

  • Logistics planning
  • Business analytics
  • Optimization techniques
  • Business management and leadership
  • Legal and ethical standards of business
  • Negotiation process
  • Project management
  • Quality control
  • Materials management
  • Purchasing techniques

Careers

Possible Careers

  • Purchasing agent
  • Operations manager
  • Logistics analyst
  • Supply chain manager
  • Storage and distribution manager
  • Purchasing manager
  • Logistics manager

Employers

Employers

  • Manufacturing companies
  • Transportation and logistics firms
  • Construction firms
  • Hospitals
  • Pharmaceutical companies
  • Railroads
  • Cargo firms
  • Grain and oilseed milling firms

Learn From the Best

Our faculty are accomplished professionals that have been recognized as experts in their fields. With a low student-to-faculty ratio, you'll be sure to receive an excellent education in the supply chain management degree program.

Outside the Classroom

At Wayne State College, you’ll have opportunities to enhance your education in the supply chain management degree program by participating in clubs, organizations, internships, and more.

Student clubs and organizations

Clubs and Organizations

WSC Service-Learning

Service-Learning

Make a difference in the community while learning skills you can apply toward your future career. Wayne State’s Service-Learning program has received national awards in recognition of outstanding community service, with more than 400 students participating in Service-Learning projects each semester.

Business Student Activities

Opportunities

  • Peer tutoring and mentoring programs – Help fellow students master their courses and improve their skills, or be part of a support system for new students, all while gaining valuable experience for your resume.
  • Study Abroad - Earn credit toward your degree while experiencing exciting global adventures overseas.
Student Teaching and Clinical Practice for Education Majors

Internships

We encourage all students to complete an internship before completing the supply chain management degree program. You are not required to complete an internship; however, Career Services is available to help you find internship and employment opportunities if you wish to do so.

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