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2019-2020 Graduate Catalog 
2019-2020 Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Supply Chain Management, M.S.

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Degree Information

Priority Admission Application Deadlines:  http://www.grad.usf.edu/majors

Minimum Total Hours: 32 Credit Hours
Level: Masters
CIP Code: 52.0203
Dept. Code: MKT
Major/College Codes: SCX BA
Effective: Spring 2020

Contact Information

College: Muma College of Business
Department: Marketing (MKT)

Contact Information: http://www.grad.usf.edu/majors

The M.S. in Supply Chain Management provides advanced training to working professionals in the supply chain industry who want to advance their supply chain knowledge and skills. The target market is managers who currently hold a bachelor’s degree and work in operational areas such as procurement, transportation, information systems, production planning, and inventory management who need the knowledge and tools from the supply chain discipline to advance in their careers.

Major Research Areas
Supply chain management, sustainability, logistics, transportation, distribution, procurement

Accredited by AACSB International - The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business.

Admission Information

Must meet University Admission and English Proficiency requirements, as well as requirements for admission to the major, listed below.

The M.S. in Supply Chain Management admission committee uses a portfolio approach. The strength of each applicant is determined based on the entire application. The admission committee will consider the following:

  • Resume
  • 1-2 page personal statement of purpose
  • 2 letters of recommendation.
  • Minimum of three years of managerial work experience in the discipline.


Curriculum Requirements

Total Minimum Hours:  32 Credit Hours

Core Requirements - 29 Credit hours

Capstone Project - 3 Credit Hours


The M.S. in Supply Chain Management is a 32-credit-hour program. Students will earn a graduate certificate in supply chain management upon completion of the initial 15 credit hours indicated below.

Core Requirements (29 Credit Hours)

Capstone Project (3 Credit Hours)

  • SCM 6919 Supply Chain Capstone Project (3 Credit Hours)

Comprehensive Qualifying Exam

The SCM 6919 Supply Chain Capstone Project will serve as the Comprehensive Exam, which is required for the M.S. in Supply Chain Management for all USF students.

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