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Who should attend
Thunderbird’s Executive Certificate in Supply Chain Management is designed for aspiring global professionals with strategy, problem-solving and decision making responsibilities.
This certificate program benefits leaders who are looking to gain a competitive edge and advance your marketability through mastering supply chain concepts in the critical elements in supply chain strategic planning and beyond.
About the course
The demand for supply chain professionals is currently at an all-time high where companies increasingly rely on their integrated supply chain networks internationally. The Thunderbird Executive Certificate of Supply Chain Management program, offered in partnership with Arizona State University's W. P. Carey School of Business, gives you the essential tools and added expertise in supply chain management to advance your career as the Fourth Industrial Revolution accelerates. The program faculty present an entrepreneurial curriculum enriched by their experiences in multinational firms and organizations in the public sector.
By earning a Thunderbird Executive Certificate of Supply Chain Management, you broaden your business acumen through understanding the impact of flow management on supply chain design, strategic cost management and identifying strategies in inventory management throughout the supply chain. Learn to develop supply chain solutions by understanding the latest integrated sourcing strategies, mastering supply chain concepts for solution development and realizing critical elements in strategic cost management.
The CSCM is awarded to those who complete three courses: Operations of Supply Chain Management, Integrated Supply Chain Strategy and an elective centered on Cross-Cultural Communication, Financial Management, Data Analytics, Business Analytics Strategy or Enterprise Analytics.
- Identify disruptive risks and finding solutions to reduce the impact within the supply chain
- Master integrated sourcing strategies while understanding flow management in order to analyze flowcasting and total cost of ownership
- Create innovative and sustainable solutions to manage, measure, and improve your company’s business processes and theories
- Understand strategic cost management and identify critical elements within the supply chain plan
- Determine and differentiate the challenges faced by your company from your competitors
- Demonstrate the positive impact of the concept Keiretsu in sourcing
Eddie Davila is a principal lecturer and the assistant chair for the Supply Chain Management department at the W.P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University. As a 20-year faculty member at Arizona State University, Eddie Davila fully supports the idea that the greatest universities e...
Work Lecturer- Supply Chain Mgt, Procurement, Logistics @ Arizona State University Lecturer Wp Carey School of Supply Chain Management @ Arizona State University - W. P. Carey School of Business Retired @ Intel Corporation Education 2002-2003 Masters in Logistics, Management @ Georgia Institute ...
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