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BA in Supply Chain Management

Ashford University's Bachelor of Arts in Supply Chain Management program is designed to teach students how to supervise and actively manage the supply chain process. Read more about this program here.

Official Program Name:

Bachelor of Arts in Supply Chain Management

School Offering Program:

Ashford University

Degree Level:

Bachelor

Forbes School of Business & Technology

Program Prerequisites:

Students seeking admission to Ashford University's Bachelor of Arts in Supply Chain Management program should have graduated high school and should be at least 22 years old.

Program Description:

Students enrolled in the Bachelor of Arts in Supply Chain Management program from the Forbes School of Business & Technologyâ„¢ at Ashford University develop competence in managing the supply chain process and learn how to distribute products and manage procurement, transportation, and warehouse processes. The online courses include subjects in accounting, decision modeling, and hazardous materials. Students also learn to assess systems' performance using logistics decision support. As a student in a Forbes School of Business & Technology at Ashford University program, you will also have access to a variety of unique resources and online events, such as online speaker series and webinars featuring business experts from Forbes.

Learning Format:

Online

Program Length:

120 credits.

Financial Aid:

Ashford University offers students several payment options, including cash plans, employer tuition reimbursement, direct employer billing, and military tuition assistance. Qualifying students may be eligible for financial aid.

Certain degree programs may not be available in all states.

For more information about on-time completion rates, the median loan debt of students who completed each program, and other important information, please visit:

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Required Courses for a Bachelor of Arts in Supply Chain Management:

Course requirements are subject to change. Contact Ashford University to confirm the most accurate information before enrolling in a program.

Introductory Course Requirements

  • EXP 105: Personal Dimensions of Education (3 credits)
  • PSY 202: Adult Development & Life Assessment (3 credits)

General Education Requirements

Students must complete 52 credits in general education courses.

Major Course Requirements

  • MGT 330: Management for Organizations (3 credits)
  • BUS 311: Business Law I (3 credits)
  • ECO 204: Principles of Microeconomics (3 credits)
  • ACC 205: Principles of Accounting I (3 credits)
  • ACC 206: Principles of Accounting II (3 credits)
  • BUS 308: Statistics for Managers (3 credits)
  • INF 220: IS Principles (3 credits)
  • BUS 307: Operations Management & Quantitative Techniques (3 credits)
  • MGT 322: Principles of Logistics Management (3 credits)
  • MGT 325: Introduction to Transportation Management (3 credits)
  • MGT 370: International Supply Chain Management (3 credits)
  • MGT 401: Hazardous Materials Management (3 credits)
  • BUS 445: Total Quality Management (3 credits)
  • BUS 461: Decision Modeling & Analysis (3 credits)
  • MGT 496: Strategic Warehouse Management (3 credits)

Electives

Students must complete 23 credits in elective courses.

Certain degree programs may not be available in all states.

For more information about on-time completion rates, the median loan debt of students who completed each program, and other important information, please visit:

http://ashforddisclosures.com/

Post-Graduation Opportunities

Furthering Your Education:

Ashford University's Bachelor of Arts in Supply Chain Management program helps prepare students to continue their education at the master's level. Students could choose to earn a master's degree in supply chain management or explore other areas of business management

Master's degree options include but are not limited to:

  • Master of Arts in Supply Chain Management
  • Master of Arts in Operations Management
  • Master of Business Administration

Career Paths:

Ashford University's Bachelor of Arts in Supply Chain Management program helps prepare students to seek positions that require knowledge of the supply chain and logistics process. Graduates may be able to find supervisory and management positions in a variety of business and manufacturing industries.

Positions that graduates can pursue include:

  • Inventory planning analyst
  • Business analyst
  • Production scheduler
  • Materials planner
  • Production planner
  • Operation manager
  • Transportation manager
  • Purchasing manager
  • Materials manager
  • Warehouse operations manager
  • Logistics manager
  • Logistics sales manager
  • Customer service manager

Certain degree programs may not be available in all states.

For more information about on-time completion rates, the median loan debt of students who completed each program, and other important information, please visit:

http://ashforddisclosures.com/

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