Supply Chain Management, Certificate

Certificate in Supply Chain Management (650203C)

The Supply Chain Management certificate is designed to guide individuals to effectively and efficiently apply the supply chain concepts in the business areas of procurement, transportation, fulfillment, inventory management and distribution.

The Supply Chain Management certificate is nine credits which includes three 3-credit classes from the Management department at the College of Business.

College of Business Undergraduate Programs * (330) 972-7042 * College of Business room 260

The following information has official approval of the Department of Marketing and the College of Business, but is intended only as a guide. Completion of this minor is contingent upon many factors, including but not limited to: class availability, total number of required credits, work schedule, finances, family, course drops/withdrawals, successfully passing courses, prerequisites, among others.

College of Business Policies for Certificates:

  • Complete all certificate requirements prior to graduation.
  • Earn a 2.0 GPA in all certificate coursework.
  • Complete all pre-requisites for each course.
  • Courses may not be taken as pass/fail.
  • Complete at least 6 additional credits not needed for any other major, minor, or certificate.
  • Earn at least 9 credits at The University of Akron in the College of Business.
  • Declare the certificate in the Business Undergraduate Advising Office, College of Business room 260.


Required Courses9
Total Hours9

Required Courses

6500:330Principles of Supply Chain and Operations Management3
6500:433Supply Chain Logistics Planning 13
6500:476Supply Chain Sourcing 13
Total Hours9