About the Supply Chain Management Degree Program

On Campus

The Supply Chain Management degree program prepares students to be involved in all stages of the SCM process, doing the critical work of getting the right product and quantity to the right consumer at the right time. Professionals in the field engage in planning, forecasting, purchasing, transportation, storage, distribution, sales and customer service—from the raw materials to the finished product.

According to U.S. News and World Report, supply chain management is one of 20 hot job tracks for the 21st century, and is listed in the top 10 industries in Nebraska. One out of 11 jobs in Nebraska are in SCM.

UNK's supply chain management graduates are highly sought-after, with the 2019-2020 class achieving a 100% placement rate.*

Champions of Supply Chain Management Excellence

These partners support students and programming with internship opportunities, scholarships and other program enhancements:

  • Cash Wa Distributing
  • GIX Logistics
  • Werner Enterprises
  • Crete Carrier Corp.
  • Reliant Transportation
  • Fremont Contract Carriers
  • Norfolk Iron & Metal
  • DMSi Software
  • Walmart
  • Parker
  • Buckle Inc.
  • Sandhills Global and Magnum Logistics

*2019-20 CBT Placement Stats. Data based on 85% response rate of program graduates

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Accredited by The Association of Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB). Only 30% of business programs in the United States are accredited by AACSB International.

Watch: Pandemic shines spotlight on supply chain management

Watch: Pandemic shines spotlight on supply chain management

Professor Greg Benson sits down to discuss the impact of recent global supply chain challenges. watch video

Supply Chain Management Program at a Glance

120

Credit Hours

General Studies requirement has been reduced to 30 credit hrs allowing more freedom and making it easier to transfer to UNK.

Degree Received

Business Administration Comprehensive - Supply Chain Management Emphasis, Bachelor of Science

$209

Per Credit Hour

With the New Nebraskan Scholarship all undergraduate students pay in-state tuition

Tylor Vose

Vose completed internships with GIX Logistics as well as with UPS, each providing him experience that aided him in landing a position upon graduation. “All of my professors and my advisor have been very helpful in guiding my progress. CBT offers so many opportunities to students. As VP of our collegiate SCM group, I participated in contests, gave back to the community, and was paired with real businesses when our group offered consultation and revenue analysis to organizations."

Tylor Vose

GIX Logistics, Inc., Grand Island, NE

What can you do with a Supply Chain Management Degree

Supply Chain Management graduates have a 100% placement rate between careers and graduate school with a median annual salary of $46,500 per year. Learn more about the types of jobs and common employers that Supply Chain Management graduates work for.

Careers

  • Purchasing Agent
  • Inside Sales Representative
  • Junior Business Analyst
  • Purchasing Administrator
  • Guest Services Representative

Employers

  • Buckle
  • Kearney Regional Medical Center
  • GIX Logistics
  • Parker
  • Chief Construction
  • DMSI