Global Trade and Supply Chain Management
Global Trade and Supply Chain Management is more important than ever as our world becomes increasingly globally interconnected. With this concentration, students will learn how to analyze the management of global trade compliance and develop efficient supply-chain processes to improve a company’s bottom line. Students will take courses that build knowledge around understanding the operating process and how to measure and analyze those processes, as well as strategy for decision-making revolving around demand planning, global sourcing, and distribution channel management.
- Evaluate the end-to-end components of a supply chain, from procurement of materials to the delivery of a final product to the customer.
- Learn how to effectively manage risk and disruptions while maintaining a sustainable supply chain ecosystem, using a triple-bottom-line framework approach.
- Understand the complexities of both import and export regulatory requirements and how it impacts the global business function.
- Identify improvement opportunities within the supply chain or global trade functions using performance metrics such as KPIs, a balance scorecard, etc.
- Project Manager
- Global Logistics Manager
- Supply Chain Consultant
- Purchasing Manager
- Transportation Director
- Logistics Analyst
In order to earn an Online MBA degree in Global Trade and Supply Chain Management, students must complete 48-60 credit hours. The number of credit hours varies per student depending on whether additional business foundation courses are required. Below you will find the required core courses you must take for the Global Trade and Supply Chain Management concentration:
|ECO 5415||Economics for Managers|
|FIN 5460||Fundamentals of Applied Business Finance|
|MGT 5410||Managing for Higher Performance|
|MGT 5420||Manufacturing & Service Operations|
|MGT 5485||Strategic Management & Business Policy|
|QBA 5435||Business Statistics|
|MIS 5450||Managing Information Technology in Enterprise|
|BL 5445||Global Trade Compliance Strategy|
|MGT 5445||Global Supply Chain Strategy|
|CHOOSE ONE||COMMUNICATIONS COURSE|
|BUS 5490||Strategic Communication|
|BUS 5460||Communicating with Data|
|CHOOSE ONE||MARKETING COURSE|
|MKT 5410||Strategic Marketing|
|MKT 5440||Strategic Brand Management|
|MKT 5460||Marketing Analysis|