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Graduate Certificate in Supply Chain Management

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JUMP START YOUR CAREER!

The WIU College of Business and Technology is proud to announce a Post-Baccalaureate Certificate in Supply Chain Management (SCM), available at the Macomb campus, at the new Quad Cities Riverfront Campus, and online. The SCM certificate is ideal for a supply chain professional interested in advancing his/her career and knowledge of SCM, or a college graduate with a good GPA who is interested in an SCM career. The certificate consists of twelve semester hours (four courses) and can be completed in two semesters.

A STEPPING STONE TOWARDS AN MBA

Courses taken in the SCM Certificate can be applied towards a WIU MBA degree with a concentration in SCM. If you complete the certificate, you are more than 1/3 of the way toward an MBA degree!

COURSES WHEN AND WHERE YOU WANT THEM

Required Courses (6 s.h.)
  • SCM 531* - Supply Management, 3 s.h.
  • SCM 539* - Transportation & Warehouse Mgt
Choose One of the Following (3 s.h.)
  • SCM 529 - Worldwide Logistics and E-Commerce, 3 s.h.
  • SCM 549* - Strategic Procurement and Sourcing, 3 s.h.
  • OM 551 - Integrated Global Operations Management, 3 s.h.
Choose One of the Following (3 s.h.)
  • HRM 532* - Seminar in Human Resource Management, 3 s.h.
  • MGT 540 - Applied Business Research, 3 s.h.
  • DS 533 - Applied Business Planning and Forecasting, 3 s.h.
  • IS 524 - Corporate Information Systems, 3 s.h.
  • OM 457G - Project Management, 3 s.h.
  • OM 551 - Integrated Global Operations Management, 3 s.h.
  • Any graduate SCM course, 3 s.h.
  • Total Hours, 12 s.h.

*Available online

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ADMISSION CRITERIA

You must be admitted as a WIU graduate student AND meet one of the following:

  • A cumulative undergraduate GPA of 3.0 (or a GPA of 3.3 over the last 60 semester hours), OR
  • The admission criteria for the WIU Master of Business Administration (MBA) program, OR
  • A cumulative undergraduate GPA of 2.75 (or a cumulative undergraduate GPA of 3.0 over the last 60 semester hours) and significant acceptable work experience.

While a GMAT score is not required for admission into the Post-Baccalaureate Certificate in SCM, students who wish to pursue the MBA will need to meet the MBA admission criteria. See your WIU MBA advisor for details.

CONTACT

Dr. John Drea, Associate Dean and MBA Director
(309) 298-2442
SCMCertificate@wiu.edu
Stipes Hall 101

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