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.

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

Molly Sheehan

"I love the career placement opportunities, and that it’s such an upcoming field. I also love the faculty. They are wonderful supporters of the program and have done a tremendous amount of work to get this emphasis up and running. They are always willing to help set up internships or help decide on a possible career."

Molly Sheehan

Supply Chain Management

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