Operations and Supply Chain Management - BSBA

Please note that this program will not be offered on the Providence campus or the Providence Continuing Education campus for the 2017-2018 Academic Year.

The Operations and Supply Chain Management Bachelor of Science in Business Administration (BSBA) degree program prepares students for careers within a variety of fields. Students study business operations and continuity, logistics, process improvement and other necessary skills for today’s businesses. Students are prepared to assume entry-level and mid-level positions and advanced coursework within operations, supply chain and logistics.

Upon completion of the program, graduates are expected to:

  • Apply the major concepts, skills and values of business administration.
  • Communicate effectively to diverse audiences, purposes and situations through a variety of professional methods within business administration.
  • Use decision-support tools to resolve contemporary business issues using ethical business practices.
  • Apply contemporary models, metrics, and approaches to create sustainable and continuously improving operational processes.
  • Evaluate a businesses’ supply chain and demonstrate the ability to make recommendations for maximizing its benefits to all stakeholders.

Operations and Supply Chain Management

A four-year program leading to the bachelor of science in business administration degree

Credits
Business Foundations
ACCT1210Financial Accounting4.5
ACCT1220Managerial Accounting4.5
CAR0010Career Management1
FISV2000Finance4.5
FIT1040Spreadsheet Design for Business Solutions4.5
LAW2001The Legal Environment of Business I4.5
MGMT1001Contemporary Business Management I4.5
MGMT2001Human Resource Management4.5
MRKT1001Principles of Marketing4.5
Degree Courses
ECON1002Microeconomics4.5
MGMT1002Contemporary Business Management II4.5
MGMT2020Organizational Behavior4.5
MGMT2030Operations and Supply Chain Management I4.5
MGMT4020Strategic Management4.5
MGMT4030Senior Business Capstone4.5
Major Courses
MATH1035Quantitative Analysis I4.5
MGMT3030Managerial Technology4.5
MGMT3035Operations and Supply Chain Management II4.5
MGMT3040Process and Quality Management4.5
MGMT3045Logistics4.5
or MGMT3055 Procurement
MGMT4001Process Planning and Control4.5
MGMT4050Contemporary Issues in Operations and Supply Chain Management Strategy4.5
RMGT2001Enterprise Risk Management4.5
A&S Core Experience
Communications Foundation Courses13.5
English Composition
Advanced Composition and Communication
Communication Skills
Integrative Learning9
Two ILS courses, one at the 2000 level, and one at the 4000 level.
Arts and Humanities9
Ethics: A Global Perspective
One course from ART, HIST, HUM‡, LIT, or REL
Mathematics9
Fundamentals of Algebra (or higher, based on student's placement)
Statistics
Science4.5
One course from BIO^, CHM±, PHY° or SCI
Social Sciences9
Macroeconomics
One course from ANTH°°, LEAD, PSCI, PSYC or SOC
A&S Electives9
Two courses with an EASC attribute, one at 3000 level or higher.
Free Electives #
18 credits selected from 1000-4999 numbered offerings within the university. 18
Total Credits181.0

Visit Courses by Subject Code for a listing of all campus courses.

‡HUM courses are not offered in North Miami or Online.
^BIO courses are not offered in North Miami, Charlotte or Online.
±CHM courses are not offered in North Miami or Online.
°PHY courses are not offered in Charlotte or Online.
°°ANTH courses are not offered in North Miami or Charlotte.

#  In addition to classes, free elective credit can be applied to a number of options such as Directed Experiential Education (DEE), Internship, Minor or Study Abroad. Students are strongly encouraged to contact an advisor before scheduling free elective credits.

NOTE: Students must pass MATH0010 Basic Mathematics or have equivalent placement scores to enroll in required math course(s).

Students who graduate with a bachelor's degree must leave Johnson & Wales University with effective writing skills. These writing skills will be assessed at the completion of ENG1021 Advanced Composition and Communication.

In collaboration with academic colleges across all JWU campuses, JWU Study Abroad programs offer a variety of options for major, Arts & Science and elective credit at many price points for students during the academic year and summer. Financial aid is applicable and scholarships are available. Visit the study abroad website for information, program descriptions and online applications.