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M.S. in Supply Chain Management Curriculum

Three Plans for Pursuing Your Degree

At Whitman, we understand that curriculum, professors and practical learning are just a few of the variables that weigh in your decision of where to pursue an advanced degree. We know that an option for an academic timetable that fits your specific situation is also an important factor. To that end, we offer a traditional 9-month M.S. in SCM degree, a 16-month and an 18-month plan.

9-Month Plan

Fall 15 credits
Spring 15 credits

16-Month Plan

Fall 9 credits
Spring 9 credits
Summer Internship 3 credits
Fall 9 credits

18-Month Plan

Fall 9 credits
Spring 9 credits
Fall 9 credits
Spring 3 credits

Management Foundation Courses (9 credits)

  • Financial Accounting
  • Managerial Finance
  • Marketing Management

One Selective Course (3 credits)

  • Global Supply Chain Strategy
  • Project Management
  • Customer Relationship Management
  • Supply Chain Systems
  • Relevant course approved by the faculty
  • Internship

Supply Chain Core Classes (15 credits)

  • Introduction to Operations/Introduction to Supply Chain Management 
  • Data Analysis
  • Supply Chain and Logistics Management
  • Management Science
  • Strategic Sourcing

One Culminating Experience (3 credits)

  • Lean Six-Sigma
  • Independent Study (Apics certification, Applied Project)