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Master’s Degree in Supply Chain Management

Arizona State University

The Master of Science in Supply Chain Management from Arizona State University is a program through the W. P. Carey School of Business, ranked by U.S. News and World Report as one of the top 3 graduate schools in the country for Supply Chain and Logistics.

This online Master’s degree program is designed for individuals with a four year undergraduate degree in a quantitatively focused area and does not require any previous work experience. Students will gain an in-depth understanding of the role of supply chain managers in enterprise supply chains and in determining overall strategy. This Master’s degree also exposes students to leading supply chain management operating practices, analysis methods, technology applications and strategic development.

Offered in collaboration with the MITx MicroMasters® program in Supply Chain Management, students will use the MITx MicroMasters program as a required pathway into the Master of Science in Supply Chain Management.

Prerequisite coursework

Students must complete the MITx MicroMasters program in Supply Chain Management and pass the final exam with a B or better to be eligible for admission and have a four-year undergraduate degree.

Note: MicroMasters program completers are not guaranteed admission into the Master’s program.

Application requirements

Applicants must fulfill the requirements of both ASU and the W. P. Carey School of Business. Applicants are eligible to apply to the program if they have earned a four-year Bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited institution and have completed the MicroMasters program with the necessary grade.

Applicants must have a minimum of a 3.00 cumulative GPA (scale is 4.00 = “A”) in the last 60 hours of a student’s first Bachelor’s degree program, or applicants must have a minimum of a 3.00 cumulative GPA (scale is 4.00 = “A”) in an applicable Master’s degree program. Applicants must complete the MITx Supply Chain Management MicroMasters program to be eligible for admission.

Applicants are required to submit the following:

– Graduate admission application and application fee

– Official transcripts

– edX learner transcript

– 1 (One) Professional Letter of Recommendation

– Resume

Prospective students will also be required to respond to a series of questions in essay format. Essays are focused on allowing the applicant to more clearly communicate their candidacy by showcasing parts of their employment history and experience that may otherwise be excluded from the review.

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  • Provider: Arizona State University
  • Cost: $19,080 USD
  • Effort: 8 - 12 hours per week
  • Duration: 2 - 3 years
  • Language: English

Syllabus

  • Supply Chain Analytics
  • Supply Chain Fundamentals
  • Supply Chain Design
  • Supply Chain Dynamics
  • Supply Chain Technology and Systems
  • SCM 502 Operations and Supply Chain Management
  • SCM 541 Logistics in the Supply Chain
  • SCM 532 Supply Chain Design and Cost Management
  • SCM 515 Decision Models for Supply Chain
  • SCM 520 Strategic Procurement
  • SCM 521 Supplier Management and Negotiation
  • SCM 545 Case Studies in Global Supply Chain & Logistics
  • SCM 587 Project Management
  • SCM 591 Seminar: Sustainability and Social Responsibility
  • SCM 551 Advanced Supply Chain Planning and Control