In today's competitive environment, managing the supply chain and effectively controlling supply chain costs is critical for business. This has created a demand for employees with current skills and knowledge on how to effectively manage the supply chain using up-to-date tools, processes and technology.
This eight-month graduate certificate program provides you with a concentrated and coordinated approach to study the flow of goods and services from raw material suppliers to the final customer. This product flow will be reviewed from a global perspective, providing you with a comprehensive understanding of the international business process. You will learn using hands-on interactive methods, including case-studies, making your experience relevant and applied.
Throughout this program you will develop the following skills:
When you graduate from this program, these are the types of career options that you can explore:
In departments such as:
What makes this program unique is the integration of Enterprise resource planning (ERP) technology (SAP) in several subjects within the program, giving you the technical skills to integrate technology into business processes – skills that global employers demand.
Because Seneca is a member of the SAP University Alliance, upon successful completion of this program, you may be eligible to receive an SAP Canada/Global Certificate, depending on your grades.
As well, you will have opportunities to go on field trips and participate in events offered by the Supply Chain Management Association (SCMA) of Ontario and other related industry associations.