Operations & Project Management - M.S.

The Master of Science in Operations & Project Management is a 10 course, 30-credit program that provides the essential knowledge and skills to pursue or accelerate careers in operations and project management.

The program includes broad exposure to contemporary topics and skill development in lean techniques, total quality management, Six Sigma, operations management, and project, program and portfolio management, while overlaying an aspect of team dynamics. This exposure and student participation in facilitated simulations provides them with the requisite competencies and leadership skills necessary for success in operations and project management.

With access to relevant content and projects, students are further prepared for a professional career relating to business analysis, project and portfolio management, design, implementation and management of business operations and processes, both in manufacturing and service organizations.

Upon completion of this program, graduates are expected to:

  • Create a comprehensive project plan to ensure desired project deliverables.
  • Design and evaluate organizational and project management environments using quantitative and qualitative tools/techniques.
  • Manage cross-functional environments to ensure the achievement of organizational and project goals.
  • Analyze business supply chains and make strategic recommendations for maximizing benefits to all stakeholders.

Operations & Project Management

Master of Science (MS)

Credits
Core Courses
MGMT5575Operations Management3
MGMT5800Effective Leadership3
MGMT6225Team Dynamics3
RSCH5700Research and Inquiry3
Operations Courses
MGMT6340Lean Production and Quality Control3
Choose two of the following:6
Designing & Managing Supply Chains
Global Strategic Sourcing
Global Logistics
Project Management Courses
MGMT6210Project Management3
MGMT6440Project Management Simulation I3
MGMT6450Project Management Simulation II3
Total Credits30.0