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Advanced Studies in Supply Chain Management and Lean Logistics

Degree Type: Certificate
College(s): Business

Why Choose Advanced Studies in Supply Chain Management and Lean Logistics?

Responding to industry trends, Ferris State University's College of Business Graduate Programs has created graduate-level advanced studies certificates. These four course sequences can be used to obtain stand-alone certificates or as emphasis areas leading to master's degrees in either Information Security and Intelligence or a Master of Business Administration.

The Advanced Studies Certificate in Supply Chain Management and Lean Logistics is designed to prepare students to analyze and provide solutions for situations involving the integrated supply chain (manufacturing, purchasing, logistics and transportation, business development and operations, et al).   The courses provide students with an ever increasing base of knowledge on how to create value added strategies.  This knowledge is exercised through the optimal application of logistics and supply chain coordination.  Future managers and executives will use this knowledge the rest of their careers. 

Admission Requirements

A bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited university with an overall grade point average (GPA) of 3.0 or better on a 4-point scale.

Graduation Requirements

The Advanced Studies Certificate in Supply Chain Management and Lean Logistics is awarded to individuals who have completed the 3-credit prerequisite and 12 required credits with a minimum accumulative GPA of 3.0 or greater and no course less than 2.0.

No more than 50% of the credits in this certificate may be transferred from another institution, nor, will this certificate be granted if more than 50% of the certificate credits are specifically required in the students major.

More Information

College of Business Graduate Programs
119 South Street, BUS 212B
Big Rapids, MI 49307-2434
Phone: 231-591-2168
E-mail: 
Web: www.ferris.edu/business/programs/MBA

 

Required Courses
Credit Hours
Lean Logistics
3
Lean Supply Chain Mgmt
3
Logistics Anal.&Facility Dsgn
3
Gbl Supply Chain & Logistics
3
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