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Supply Chain Management and Logistics MBA Degree Concentration

For professionals who are looking to make an impact by finding new and innovative ways to improve productivity and efficiency in the business and manufacturing world, a STEM-designated MBA with a concentration in supply chain management and logisitics (SCML) may be ideal.

Focused on developing the skills to monitor and asses company data, finances and other factors, this degree program will help you foster a keen understanding of accounting, logistics, management and organizational structures to make an impact in the business world.

A few of the topics covered in this concentration include:

  • Linear, discrete and nonlinear optimization
  • Multicriteria decision making
  • Process evaluation and design
  • Capital budgeting
  • Forecasting
  • Quality planning and control
  • Maintenance planning and control

In addition to the SCML MBA concentration, Drexel LeBow also offers specialized master’s of science programs.

The MBA concentration in supply chain management and logistics is a STEM-designated degree program. Students with an F-1 visa can apply for a 24-month OPT extension (beyond the standard 12 months) if they meet noted criteria.

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LeBow Alum Walker Allen

I’m a generalist, and so while I’m not doing balanced scorecards every day, practicing that in class taught me to think about financial reporting as a management function.

Executive Director, CCS Business Operations


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Joe Dipre Headshot

I knew that this experience, and the network that came with it, would lead me to a more prosperous career.

Financial Operating Analyst

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Christopher Stroup

The Lawrie program provided the challenge I’d been seeking and helped me push into a new area.

Financial Advisor

Abacus Wealth Partners

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Aicha Ly Headshot

The diversity of the MBA cohort gave me hope for the next generation of leaders.

Senior Market Research Analyst

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Every week, there’s always a new idea. There’s just so much to learn.

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MBA Concentration in Supply Chain Management and Logistics Career Options

An MBA with a concentration in supply chain management allows students to pursue a management career in a variety of industries. An example of these positions include:

  • Supplier Relations Management
  • Contracts Management and Pricing
  • International Logistics Manager
  • Procurement and Supply Management
  • Demand Forecasting
  • Export/Import Operations and Management
  • Distribution Management
  • Strategic Buyer

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How Long Does it Take to Get an MBA?

Part-Time MBA Program

Complete in 24 to 36 months

Full-Time MBA Program

Complete in 12, 15 or 18 months

Supply Chain Management and Logistics Concentration Curriculum

Requirements and coursework

*A minimum of three three-credit elective courses are required for a supply chain management and logistics specialization.

Course Title Credits
MGMT 660 Leading the Digital Supply Chain 3
MIS 624 Systems Analysis & Design 3
OPR 601 Managerial Decision Models and Simulation 3
POM 610 Supply Chain Management I 3
POM 615 Supply Chain Management II 3
POM 624 Management of Service Firms 3
POM 630 Transportation & Logistics Management 3
POM 642 Sustainable Supply Chain Management and Logistics 3
POM 644 Revenue Management 3
POM 645 Supply Chain Analytics 3
POM T680 Special Topics in POM 3
STAT 634 Quality & Six-Sigma 3

View the full MBA degree requirements in the Drexel Catalog

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To learn more about Drexel LeBow’s MBA program, prospective students are encouraged to attend an information session or request additional information.

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