Supply Chain Management - BBA

The Department of Information and Operations Management offers a Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) degree in Supply Chain Management (SCMT). The SCMT major is primarily concerned with the efficient integration of suppliers, factories, warehouses, and retail outlets. The degree program prepares students for careers in designing and managing the activities that deliver products and services to customers. Supply chain activities add direct value to the customer and thus, are extremely valuable to firms.

The SCMT program produces graduates with strong analytical and problem-solving skills and the ability to work in and coordinate team activities. Graduates possess the business, technical, and leadership skills needed to meet the challenges of the rapidly evolving global marketplace.

For more information visit the BBA Supply Chain Management website. 

Upper-Level Entry Requirements

Admission to the upper level major of SCMT requires satisfactory completion of specific coursework. To review requirements and application procedures see Upper-Level Entry Requirements and Application Procedures.

Lower-Level Business Program (BUAD) 

Plan of Study Grid
First Year
FallSemester Credit Hours
MATH 140 Mathematics for Business and Social Sciences 1 3
American history 2 3
Communication 3
Select one of the following:
 
Public Speaking  
Communication for Technical Professions  
Argumentation and Debate  
Composition and Rhetoric  
Life and physical sciences 3
Social and behavioral sciences 3
 Semester Credit Hours15
Spring
ECON 202 Principles of Economics 3
MATH 142 Business Calculus 3 3
American history 2 3
Language, philosophy and culture 3
Life and physical sciences 3
 Semester Credit Hours15
Second Year
Fall
ACCT 229 Introductory Accounting 3
ECON 203 Principles of Economics 3
ISTM 210 Fundamentals of Information Systems 3
POLS 206 American National Government 2 3
Communication 3
Select one of the following:
 
Public Speaking  
Communication for Technical Professions  
Argumentation and Debate  
Composition and Rhetoric  
 Semester Credit Hours15
Spring
ACCT 230 Introductory Accounting 3
MGMT 211 Legal and Social Environment of Business 3
POLS 207 State and Local Government 2 3
Creative arts 3
Life and physical sciences 3
 Semester Credit Hours15
 Total Semester Credit Hours60

Management Information Systems: Students intending to major in Management Information Systems must add ISTM 250 Business Programming Logic and Design (3 credits) to sophomore year curriculum in Business (lower level). The creative arts elective or a communication elective can be taken during the junior year.

Business Honors: Students admitted to Business Honors must add (1) BUSN 125 Business Learning Community I (3 credits) to the freshman year curriculum and (2) BUSN 225 Business Competency (3 credits) to the sophomore year curriculum in Business (lower level). The creative arts elective and a communication elective can be taken during the junior year.

Finance: Students intending to major in Finance must add FINC 210 to freshman year curriculum in Business (lower-level).  The general elective taken in the senior year can be reduced by 1 credit.

Upper-Level Supply Chain Management Program

Plan of Study Grid
Third Year
FallSemester Credit Hours
MGMT 363 Managing People in Organizations 3
MKTG 321 Marketing 1 3
SCMT 303 Statistical Methods 3
SCMT 364 Operations Management 3
General elective 2 3
 Semester Credit Hours15
Spring
FINC 341 Business Finance 3
SCMT 340 Global Supply Chain Management 3
SCMT 361 Operations Planning and Control 3
International elective 4 3
SCMT Directed elective 3 3
 Semester Credit Hours15
Fourth Year
Fall
SCMT 300 Business Communications I 1 1
SCMT 335 Sourcing and Procurement 3
SCMT 345 Business Process Design 3
General elective 2 5
SCMT Directed elective 3 3
 Semester Credit Hours15
Spring
MGMT 466 Strategic Management 3
SCMT 465 Information Technology for Supply Chain Management 3
General elective 2 3
International elective 4 3
SCMT Directed elective 3 3
 Semester Credit Hours15
 Total Semester Credit Hours60