Operations Management (Graduate Certificate)


This Operations Management Graduate Certificate program is designed to provide an interdisciplinary approach to operations management, ranging from manufacturing to health care. Participants will gain an understanding and appreciation of the functions an operations manager provides to their organization. They will acquire knowledge of the essentials of business operations, including project management and supply chain management. We recognize the differences in quality management between business and health care by providing students a choice of quality management courses.

Students will have the opportunity to:

  1. Acquire new skills in support of managing an organization’s operational functions;
  2. Demonstrate the application of new knowledge of operations management functions and their support to an organization;
  3. Establish themselves as a credible professional in operations management.

Certificate Requirements

Graduate credit is only granted for courses completed with a grade of B-­ or higher
Minimum GPA Requirement: 3.0

Operations Management-Graduate Certificate
OPS 800Principles of Operations Management3
PM 800Project Management Seminar3
Complete three credits from the following:3
Health Care Quality and Safety
Total Quality Management
Choose three credits from the following:3
Supply Chain Management
Introduction to Lean Management
Introduction to Theory of Constraints
Total Credits12