Global Supply Chain Management

What do you like to do: learn about global business; improve processes and efficiency; organize projects; understand logistics; and problem solve

Definition: Global supply chain majors learn how to manage the network of interconnected businesses to provide products and services to customers. This includes product development, purchasing, logistics, and managing buyer and supplier relationships. Global supply chain students can ensure the right amount of goods and services are delivered to customers at the right time.

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Academics

You will learn:

  • Global supply chain strategy
  • Procurement
  • Quality management
  • Customer relationship management
  • Project management
  • Logistics

Other things to do:

  • Join the GSCM student association
  • Job shadow at a company/warehouse to see their logistics, inventory, and order flow
  • Participate in a business study abroad program
  • Complete an on-campus and/or a company internship

Careers

Jobs:

  • Strategic supply chain analyst
  • Project manager
  • Buyer/planner
  • Inventory specialist
  • Process analyst
  • Quality assurance specialist
  • Operations manager

Sample of Potential Companies:

  • Adobe
  • Amazon
  • Apple
  • Boeing
  • Goldman Sachs
  • Intel
  • JCPenney
  • Lowes
  • NestlĂ©
  • HP
  • Target
  • Whirlpool
  • DHL
  • Ford Motor
  • Skullcandy