MBA Custom Corporate - Area of Emphasis in Supply Chain Management

Area of Emphasis in Supply Chain Management

A W. P. Carey Custom Corporate MBA makes your organization more knowledgeable, prepared, and competitive. Through core courses and an area of emphasis in supply chain management, your employees will gain a stronger foundation and your company will have a greater edge in a fast-paced 21st century economy.

Classes include:

  • Strategic Procurement develops the ability to apply the principles, philosophies and processes of supply chain management to purchasing management on a global basis, in order to facilitate the continuous improvement of purchasing management systems.
  • Supplier Management and Negotiation focuses on how to select, develop and execute appropriate sourcing strategies and processes.
  • Logistics in the Supply Chain explores theories and practices of modern logistics management within a market-driven supply chain-oriented framework and developing analytical skills for sound decision-making by studying inventory management, forecasting, warehouse management, outsourcing, third party logistics and service providers, and performance measurement.
  • Supply Chain Design and Cost Management examines organizing models for supply chain management, sourcing strategy and commodity/supplier classification, supplier pricing and pricing strategies, and understanding supplier costs and total cost of ownership models.