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Supply Chain Management

The University of Akron

12 months
Duration
802 USD/credit 38496 USD/year
802 USD/credit 38496 USD/year
442 USD/credit 21216 USD/year
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About

The Supply Chain Management program of The University of Akron focuses on analytical modeling and logistics. These are two areas where there is a large gap in employee knowledge.

Overview

Key facts:

  • Supply chain management is a balance among a number of different areas. A supply chain manager needs to have a broad understanding of people, materials, finance and information to effectively get the job done. Analytical and interpersonal skills are both essential in the Supply Chain Management program of The University of Akron.
  • Supply chain management – which is getting the right product to the right place, at the right time, in the right condition, at the right price – is at the heart of every business operation. To succeed in this interdisciplinary field, a supply chain/operations manager must have a broad understanding of people, materials, manufacturing, finance, and information technology.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Supply Chain Logistics Management
  • Supply Chain Sourcing
  • Management of Service Operations
  • Process Analysis and Cost Management
  • Strategic Financial Decision Making
  • Management of Supply Chain and Operations

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

It is recommended that international students apply six weeks prior to these dates to allow time for admission and I-20 visa processing. 

Credits

48 SCH

48-51

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
2.75
GMAT admission requirements GMAT
500

Other requirements

General requirements

  • GMAT (score of 500 or better preferred) or GRE, LSAT, PCAT, or MCAT scores. Test waivers may be granted for students holding an advanced degree or those with three or more years of work experience beyond conferral of the bachelor's degree.
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Statement of purpose
  • Resume

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    38496 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 802 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    38496 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 802 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • In-State

    21216 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 442 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Akron

890 - 1300 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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