SCMT - Supply Chain Mgmt

SCMT 610 Business Analytics

Credits 1 to 3. 1 to 3 Lecture Hours.

Formulation and structuring of business problems using selected quantitative techniques; modeling and statistical analysis stress computer applications. May be repeated for up to 3 hours credit. Classification 6 students may not enroll in this course.
Prerequisite: Enrollment is limited to MBA students.

SCMT 614 Operations Management

Credits 1 to 3. 1 to 3 Lecture Hours.

Theory and applications of designing, analyzing and controlling productive systems in the allocation and use of resources to produce goods and services. May be repeated for up to 3 hours credit. Classification 6 students may not enroll in this course.
Prerequisites: SCMT 610 or equivalent; enrollment is limited to MBA students.

SCMT 616 Supply Chain Management

Credits 3. 3 Lecture Hours.

Focus on the integrated management of the total product delivery system; purchasing, inventory management and distribution functions with emphasis on physical and information flows.
Prerequisites: SCMT 614 and MBA student classification.

SCMT 636 Decision Support Systems

Credits 3. 3 Lecture Hours.

Use of decision support systems in business-related decision making, business environment, use of models, user interface with decision support systems and decision support systems examples. Classification 6 students may not enroll in this course.
Prerequisite: SCMT 303 or equivalent.

SCMT 638 Information Technology in Supply Chain Management

Credits 3. 3 Lecture Hours.

Review, evaluate, and contribute to the existing knowledge base regarding the management of information flows from automatic identification systems such as RFID.
Prerequisites: ISEN 615 and PhD students or Masters students with a thesis degree plan or approval of instructor.

SCMT 645 Business Process Design

Credits 3. 3 Lecture Hours.

Introduction to business process design and analysis; tools and techniques to document, analyze and improve business processes; Six Sigma process design and improvement; process metrics; computer simulation of processes; aligning business process with organizational goals and objectives; and case study of real world business problems.
Prerequisites: Graduate classification or approval of instructor; SCMT 614, SCMT 660 or approval of instructor.

SCMT 667 Logistics and Distribution Management

Credits 3. 3 Lecture Hours.

Contemporary logistics activities including inbound and outbound materials and service flows, with special emphasis on their relationships to the firm's manufacturing function. Classification 6 students may not enroll in this course.
Prerequisite: SCMT 614 or SCMT 660 or equivalent.

SCMT 685 Directed Studies

Credits 1 to 4. 1 to 4 Other Hours.

Directed study on selected problems using recent developments in business research methods.
Prerequisites: Approval of instructor and graduate advisor.

SCMT 688 Doctoral Seminar in...

Credits 3. 3 Lecture Hours.

Evaluation of current research and controversial issues in management information systems, production/operations management or management science. May be repeated for credit five times as content varies. For doctoral students only.
Prerequisite: Approval of department head.

SCMT 689 Special Topics in...

Credits 1 to 4. 1 to 4 Lecture Hours. 0 to 4 Lab Hours.

Selected topics in identified areas of operations and supply chain management.

SCMT 690 Theory of Research in Information and Operations Management

Credits 3. 3 Lecture Hours.

Design of research and the evaluation of research results using examples from the current research literature. Classification 6 students may not enroll in this course.
Prerequisite: Approval of instructor.

SCMT 691 Research

Credits 1 to 23. 1 to 23 Other Hours.

Research for thesis or dissertation. Classification 6 students may not enroll in this course.

SCMT 705 Global Operations

Credits 1 to 4. 1 to 4 Lecture Hours.

Concepts, techniques and tools to design, analyze and improve core operational capabilities; production control; inventory management; quality management; process design; forecasting; product design; facility layout; capacity planning.
Prerequisite: For Master of Science in Business students only.