Supply Chain Management

California State University Long Beach

16 months
3588 USD/year
3588 USD/year
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Supply Chain Management at California State University Long Beach is the management of business activities ranging from product development, sourcing, production, and logistics to managing the resources and capabilities needed to accomplish strategic objectives.


The Master of Science in Supply Chain Management program (MSSCM) at California State University Long Beach will provide you with advanced and highly demanded training in modern supply chain management practices, analysis methods, technology applications, strategy development, and other relevant skills that will advance your career prospects and prepare you for lifelong learning in a global supply chain environment.

The programme

The program requirements comprise of a 10-course, cohort based, lock-step sequence of courses to be completed in either 16 months in an "accelerated" format, or in 24 months for "working professionals." Course scheduling in both tracks is planned each term. Courses may be held in the evening and/or weekend. All courses are required for successful program completion.

International applicants to the MSSCM program can only select the "accelerated" program format to comply with requirements set by the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) that requires international students on "F" and "J" visas be enrolled as full time students for the duration of their academic status.

Programme Structure

The Masters of Science in Supply Chain Management program consists of 10 courses:

  •  Research Methods for Supply Chain Management
  •  Business Economics
  • Operations Planning and Analysis
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Business Analytics for Supply Chain Management
  • Global Supply Chain Strategy
  • Project Management
  • Logistics and Transportation Management
  • Seminar in Supply Chain Leadership
  • Capstone Project for Global Supply Chain Management

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 16 months

Start dates & application deadlines




30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
GMAT admission requirements GMAT The Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) is a test intended to assess certain analytical, writing, quantitative, verbal, and reading skills in written English for use in admission to a graduate management program, such as an MBA. GMAT contains 4 sections - Analytical Writing Assessment, Integrated Reasoning, Quantitative and Verbal. The score has a range from 200 - 800.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited university.
  • Official test score (GMAT or GRE) that was sent to you by the testing agency
  • Resume
  • Statement of Purpose
  • Two Letters of Recommendation.
  • Requires at least a 2.75 GPA.   

Tuition Fee

  • International

    3588 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 3588 USD per year and a duration of 16 months.
  • National

    3588 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 3588 USD per year and a duration of 16 months.


Boeing Business Scholarship in Supply Chain Management

Scholarship Amount:  $2,350

The scholarship is for a new graduate student in M.S. in Supply Chain Management.  The eligibility criteria include the following:

  • Must be admitted or applying to the MSSCM program.
  • Must have a cumulative undergraduate GPA of 3.0 or better.
  • Must be from an under-represented minority or financially disadvantaged.
  • Scholarship funds will be disbursed the first semester in the program.

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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