About this program
Supply chain management is one of the fastest growing career fields in business. Specialists in this field have a deep understanding of the structures and rhythms of global supply chains, how to optimize them, manage costs and assure uninterrupted commodity, component, and product supplies, and streamline systems integration. Students undertaking this certificate will master the basics of international trade and regulations, transportation and logistics, customer service, order fulfillment, sales and operations planning, ecommerce/omni-channel, warehousing and inventory management, and, supplier relations, sourcing and purchasing.
As organizations use supply chain management to achieve key strategic objectives, this graduate certificate prepares students with knowledge and skills necessary to initiate, plan and implement supply chain projects, policies and systems successfully--globally.
A student achieving a Certificate in Project Management will be able to:
- Assess global sourcing strategies.
- Compare international logistics alternatives.
- Evaluate global supply chains.
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