Michigan State is ranked #1 in Supply Chain Management for both undergraduate and graduate programs by U.S. News & World Report, which means you’ll be learning from the best in this rapidly growing career field. As Supply Chain Management continues to be one of the most critical business disciplines in the manufacturing and service sectors, the demand for qualified professionals and opportunities for career mobility are increasing. The higher you climb up the corporate ladder, the more you need to be aware of all supply chain functions and how they integrate. Once removed from the concerns of top management, supply chain issues are shared by c-level professionals and top managers, making them equal members of the executive team participating in strategic and operational decisions at the highest level.
Advancing your education and earning credentials proves to employers that you’ve demonstrated competency and knowledge of all levels of the supply chain. Michigan State’s three-course master certificates and five-course advanced master certificate provide the necessary tools and techniques to advance your career in this dynamic, lucrative industry.
Gain a competitive advantage in emerging global markets through the coordination and integration of your company’s logistics, operations, purchasing and market channels.
Develop the skills to deliver sophisticated, visionary supply management strategies that closely align with your firm’s overall competitive objectives.
Gain a thorough understanding of the integrated supply chain as a whole, then move into your specific operations focus course, where you’ll master effective manufacturing planning and execution.
Dig deep into the foundations of integrated supply chain management and complete your experience with a focus course in Distribution Fulfillment.
Build on your knowledge base of the integrated supply chain with the first two eight-week courses, and then complete your experience with an in-depth course in Strategic Sourcing.
Customize your experience and curriculum with MSU’s Master Certificate in Integrated Supply Chain Management. This certificate allows you to specifically delve into integrated supply chain focused courses so that you can devote your learning experience to each function within the supply chain.
Impact your organization’s performance across the entire supply chain with this advanced master certificate. Gain a comprehensive understanding of the integrated supply chain and how each function integrates to optimize your operations. From the big picture to the details, you’ll master the key components and develop the expertise required at the executive level.
Gain the functional knowledge and integrated thinking skills needed to develop sourcing and supply base strategies. Keeping the integrated enterprise in mind, these skills can help you and your organization excel in both the procurement and integrated supply chain functions.
MSU’s online certificates feature eight-week courses presented by some of the same faculty who teach on campus. These comprehensive professional development programs use a step-by-step approach, preparing students to excel in today’s most in-demand disciplines.