The most important part of a production industry is getting the raw materials to the production area at the right time, as well as getting the completed product out the door for delivery on time. These tasks all fall under the operations and supply chain management umbrella, and are the key to any industry. A Master of Business Administration in operations and supply chain management is a highly specialized degree that teaches students inventory control, negotiations, supply chain logistics, quality control and management of personnel within the production facility or company.
Students completing the program will have experience in using the latest in technology both software and information systems, that are used in supply chain management and operations management. They will learn how to handle production problems, how to troubleshoot operational breakdowns or issues, as well as how to effectively move large amounts of produces on very tight schedules. Students will learn time management, multitasking, as well as the necessary information regarding contracts and inventory control and management.