Academics

Supply Chain & Analytics

Supply Chain and Analytics (formerly titled Process and Operations Excellence) is targeted toward students planning careers in process and productivity management, and it is built on Tippie's renowned expertise in applying Lean principles. More details about career paths can be found in the Strategic Innovation Career Academy section.

The Supply Chain and Analytics (SCA) track carries a specific plan of study with its own series of carefully selected courses. Students in the SCA track take the following courses:

In addition to these, you'll choose five elective courses. Recommended electives for Supply Chain and Analytics students include:

You can find a full list of School of Management electives and their descriptions on our Electives page.

You can download a PDF of the Supply Chain and Analytics plan of study.

Plan of Study

Year 1
Impact Week Orientation
Fall
(16 s.h.)
Winter
Spring
(17 s.h.)
8 weeks 8 weeks   8 weeks 8 weeks
Marketing
Management
Management in
Organizations
Winter Break Strategic Business Consulting
Business Analytics Operations
Management
Stat Methods for Process Improvement Strategic Management and Policy
Corporate Financial
Reporting
Managerial
Finance
Supply Chain Management
Rapid Continuous
Improvement
(Spring Break)
Corporate Communications
Leadership, Ethics & Professionalism Leadership, Ethics & Professionalism
Year 2
Fall
(17 s.h.)
Winter Spring
(18 s.h.)
8 weeks 8 weeks   8 weeks 8 weeks
International
Economic
Environment of
the Firm
Strategy Deployment and the Lean Enterprise Global Learning Opportunity Business
Integration
Elective
Elective Advanced
Analytics
Strategic Management of Change Elective
Six Sigma Project Elective Elective
Leadership, Ethics & Professionalism Leadership, Ethics & Professionalism

 

Career Academy Course Elective Course