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The Department of Management Science at the Moore School is home to the Operations and Supply Chain Center, where students have the opportunity to earn an industry-certified Lean Six Sigma Green Belt. The department offers an undergraduate concentration in operations and supply chain and a doctoral program in production/operations management. The Moore School undergraduate and graduate supply chain programs are consistently ranked high in North America by the Gartner Group.
The Department of Management supports both undergraduate and graduate education as well as a Ph.D. offered in production and operations management.
The department couples classroom and real-world, experiential learning to produce top-notch graduates. The Operations and Supply Chain Center plays a large role in this real-world experience and has, over time, become a focal point for identifying, developing and placing well-trained talent in several well-known Fortune 500 multinational firms.
Doctoral graduates from the management science program are currently working as faculty members at well regarded institutions such as the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, University of Delaware, Florida State University and Wichita State University, among others.
The Management Science Department’s undergraduate program in Operations and Supply Chain is a Department of Homeland Security designated STEM degree program. It provides students with the skills to systematically analyze data and improve business processes. STEM programs provide enhanced employment opportunities for all students but are particularly useful for international students. Learn more about STEM program benefits for international students.
There are a number of MBA options to suit your needs with many curriculum functional expertise focus areas, including operations and supply chain.
The production/operations management doctoral concentration prepares students for careers in university teaching and research.