What is Supply Chain Management and Why is it important?
Supply Chain Management integrates supply and demand management functions within and across companies. Over the past few decades, supply chains have risen in prominence within many companies. This has created a growing need for students who can contribute to various parts of the supply chain by means of specializations obtained during their higher education.
What do you learn?
Our main objective in the undergraduate supply chain certificate is to help students acquire the necessary skills and modeling techniques that can help analyze practical situations which arise in supply chains. Consequently, in all the courses, we emphasize examples from industry and use them to provide illustrations of the concepts in practice. The certificate provides a practical understanding of the principles of supply chain management and helps students develop an understanding of both analytic and technical methods which can be applied to optimize these systems.
Who is eligible for the Supply Chain Management Certificate?
The Certificate Program in Supply Chain management is designed for both non-business and business majors at Seton Hall University.
Students are required to take the three following courses and complete with a grade of C or better: (Course offerings change each semester)
- BQUA 2812 Quantitative Methods for Business
- BITM 3741 Supply Chain Management
- BITM 3732 Enterprise Resource Planning Systems (formerly Supply Chain Management with SAP)
Students may select one additional course from the following courses and complete with a grade of C or better:
- BITM 3753 Enterprise Wide Accounting Information Systems
- BMKT4629 Sales and Personal Selling
- BMGT4562 Negotiation
- BQUA 3840 Procurement Management
How to apply for the certificate:
- Fill out and submit the application by April 15th in the semester you intend to graduate
- For classes you are currently taking, leave the grade blank and enter enrolled
- Email the form to Prof. Benjamin Pearl (Benjamin.Pearl@shu.edu)
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