12 months
1121 USD/credit 33630 USD/year
1121 USD/credit 33630 USD/year
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Study proven theory, industry best practices, and new technologies in supply chain management. For the past decade, this Supply Chain Management program at Pennsylvania State University has been ranked as the No. 1 graduate supply chain program in the U.S. by Gartner, Inc.


Tighter deadlines, fear of disruptions, globalization, changing technology, and more. As logistics and supply chain networks become increasingly complex, professionals like you are enhancing their skills hoping to earn their place at the strategic leadership table.

With the Master of Supply Chain Management at Pennsylvania State University, delivered completely online through Penn State World Campus, you can gain the higher-order skills and abilities to think in tandem about the people, processes, and technologies required for world-class integrated supply chain management.


Organizations in virtually every industry, including nonprofit and government sectors, use supply chains in their daily operations. As a graduate of this degree program you can be prepared for a variety of upper-level supply chain management positions such as:

  • director of supply chain operations
  • senior supply chain management analyst
  • performance improvement senior manager
  • supply chain technical analyst
  • director of purchasing
  • logistics management analyst
  • commodity manager
  • transportation or distribution center manager
  • procurement, sourcing, or merchandise manager

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Supply Chain Analysis
  • Supply Chain Design and Strategy
  • Supply Chain Transformation and Innovation
  • Global Manufacturing and Service Operations
  • Managerial Accounting
  • Negotiation Theory and Skills
  • Strategic Procurement
  • Strategic Leading and Identity

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 SCH



Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GMAT admission requirements GMAT

Student insurance

Make sure to cover your health, travel, and stay while studying abroad. Even global coverages can miss important items, so make sure your student insurance ticks all the following:

  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • A baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited U.S. institution or a tertiary (postsecondary) degree that is deemed comparable to a four-year bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited U.S. institution. 
  • Official transcripts from each institution attended
  • GPA  — An undergraduate GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale, or a grade average of “B” or better in at least six credits of graduate coursework. 
  • Typical GMAT scores accepted are 550 and above.
  • English Proficiency
  • References (3)
  • Vita or Résumé — A one- to two-page listing of your professional experience and education. Applicants should have at least 2 years of relevant work experience.
  • Statement of Purpose — Describe how your professional experience and goals align with the Master of Supply Chain Management program. This statement should be approximately two pages in length and indicate why the applicant is applying to the program.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    33630 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1121 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    33630 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1121 USD per credit during 12 months.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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