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Supply Chain Management

Supply Chain Management (SCM) involves managing the internal and external components of a supply system including purchasing parts and supplies, arranging transportation, and managing inventory levels.

Professionals work with marketing, operations, accounting, and finance to ensure that products/services are available to the company and the consumer when needed while also controlling costs.

Learn more about a degree in Supply Chain Management

Possible Careers

Employment opportunities are particularly attractive with graduates commanding above-average salaries in many fields.

  • Logistics
  • Transportation management
  • Inventory management
  • Warehouse management
  • Purchasing
Why Study Supply Chain Management at WIU?
  • One of three programs of its kind in the state.
  • One of only 39 programs nationally which is accredited by the world's premier business accrediting body--AACSB International.
  • Graduates are specifically requested by John Deere, Caterpillar, and 16 other companies.
  • Students participate in annual Supply Chain Management Day with employers.

At a Glance

  • Degrees Available: Bachelor of Business, Integrated Master of Business Administration
  • Minor: Yes
  • Graduate Degree: No
  • Campus: Macomb & Quad Cities
  • Study Opportunities: GradTrac, Honors, Graduate Studies


Management & Marketing
Stipes Hall 414
1 University Drive
Macomb, IL 61455-1390
Phone: (309) 298-1535
Fax: (309) 298-1019

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