Loyola University Chicago

Quinlan School of Business


Master of Supply Chain Management (MSSCM)

The Master of Science in Supply Chain Management's 12-course curriculum prepares you to be a responsible leader in the supply chain field. Additional prerequisite courses may be required, depending on your academic background.

Current Students
Students who began the program before Fall 2016 may pursue the program curriculum in effect when they entered their program or may switch to the revised curriculum outlined below. More details →
Prerequisites (2)*Credits
SCMG 480: Intro to Operations Management 3
ISSCM 491: Managerial Statistics 3
Ethics (1)Credits
MGMT 441: Business Ethics 3
Required Courses (5)Credits
SCMG 486: Global Logistics 3
SCMG 487: Purchasing Management 3
SCMG 488: Inventory Management 3
SCMG 489: Supply Chain Analytics 3
ISSCM 495: Forecasting Methods 3
Electives (Choose 3)Credits
SCMG 481: Performance Improvement in Business Processes 3
SCMG 482: Operations Management for Competitive Advantage 3
SCMG 483: Management of Service Operations 3
ISSCM 484: Project Management 3
INFS 492: Database Systems 3
INFS 493: Strategic Uses of IT 3
INFS 494: Data Mining 3
INFS 796: Data Warehousing 3
FINC 620: Financial Mathematics and Modeling I 3
General Elective (Choose 1)Credits
Any upper-level graduate course 3
Strategy and Leadership Electives (Choose 1)Credits 
MGMT 573: Business Strategy 3
MGMT 574: Corporate Strategy 3
MGMT 481: Entrepreneurship 3
Capstone Course (1)**Credits 
SCMG 589: Supply Chain Capstone 3

* The prerequisite requirement is met if you have completed a minimum of one undergraduate course (3 credit hours) of comparable content in the prerequisite subject area within the last seven years with a grade of B (or equivalent) or higher if the course is determined appropriate by their academic advisor.

** All required courses must be completed prior to or concurrently with SCMG 589. 

Loyola's Quinlan School of Business invites you to join us at our downtown Chicago Water Tower campus for an Open House or Information Session. Please contact us with any questions you may have about the supply chain management courses.