Graduate Certificate Global Supply Chain Management
For those who don't need an MBA but want to update and broaden their professional skills, the Graduate Certificate in Global Supply Chain Management (GSCM) provides the theories and practices to be successful in this critical area of modern business.
Students take two core operations management (OP) courses, two elective OP courses, and two other elective courses, as approved by the program director, for a total of 18 units. The two core OP courses cover key strategic, design, tactical, and execution management knowledge. The two elective OP courses allow students to tailor their certificate in GSCM. The two other elective courses allow students to broaden their knowledge either in GSCM or in related areas such as marketing, finance, technology, project management and international business.
In addition to academic knowledge, students will have the opportunity to create a career plan to accomplish their goals with the support of academic, industry, and alumni advisors.
Ageno School of Business Courses: $2,925 per 3-unit course.
Tuition varies for other courses. See Tuition & Fees for details.
All courses must be completed at Golden Gate University with a B average (3.00) or better. Enrollment as a degree candidate is not required. In some situations, prerequisite coursework may be required depending on the student's background. Certificate students who are later admitted to degree programs may apply the credit earned in this certificate toward the degree requirements.
TOTAL UNITS -- 18
CORE COURSES -- 6 UNITS
- OP 321
- Supply Chain Planning and Control (to be taken as the first OP course in the certificate)
- OP 329
- Global Supply Chain Management Applications and Analytics (to be taken as the last OP course in the certificate)
ELECTIVE COURSES -- 6 UNITS
Choose two of the following:
- OP 301
- Sustainable Supply Chain Operations
- OP 302
- Quality Management and Process Improvement
- OP 303
- Managing Innovation and Technology
- OP 305
- Supply Chain Management Technology and Information Systems
- OP 320
- Strategic Sourcing
- OP 323
- Supply Chain Logistics Management
- OP 398
- Internship: Operations Management
OTHER ELECTIVE COURSES -- 6 UNITS
Any two 300-level courses related to GSCM that are approved by the program director.
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