SCMT 3410 SUSTAINABLE SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT (3 credits)
Sustainable supply chain management is the design and management of business processes within and across organizational boundaries to meet the needs of the end customer. The overall goal of this course is to provide students with an understanding of present day issues and policies related to establishing a sustainable, competitive advantage through efficient use of resources and collaboration with external business partners. Students will develop critical thinking skills focused on business process analysis and the use of key performance indicators. (Cross-listed with MGMT 3410, MKT 3410).
Prerequisite(s)/Corequisite(s): Sophomore standing; GPA of 2.5 or better; or by permission of instructor. Not open to non-degree graduate students.
The logistics & supply chain management concentration is for students who wish to focus on the supply chain functions within an organization. These functional areas include logistics (transportation management and scheduling), procurement (purchasing and materials management), effective resource management (lean manufacturing and lean supply chain management), and the three pillars of sustainable chains (people, profit, and planet).