Information Systems and Operations Management

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Operations & Supply Chain Management

This major of Operations and Supply Chain Management will prepare you for a career that uses basic business education combined with information systems, critical thinking, and structured solution skills. As a graduate, you will be responsible for planning, organizing, and controlling the supply, operations, and distribution functions to deliver quality products or services at a reasonable cost.

Typical professional positions include:

Operations Manager
Logistics Specialist
Supply Chain Manager
Inventory Manager
Project Manager
Productivity Specialist
Schedule Analyst
Quality Specialist
Contact Administrator
Procurement Manager
Production Analyst
Budget Analyst
Plant Manager

Potential employers include:

Oil and Gas industry
Aerospace Companies
Government Agencies
Wholesalers / Retailers
Colleges / Universities
Service Industries
Hotel Chains

Key Topics in the Operations and Supply Chain Management major:

Operations Planning
Operations Management
Business Logistics
Purchasing and Materials Management
Business to Business Marketing
Systems Analysis and Design
Project Management
Quality Assurance
Management Science
End-user Systems
Decision Support Systems

Students majoring in Operations and Supply Chain Management also complete the Business Administration Core that is required by all business students.