The Bachelor of Science degree in Operations Management provides a sound education in business with an emphasis on operations, including project management, supply chain management, quantitative methods, and quality control. Operations Management degree graduates understand how to be effective as managers and leaders, and are equipped to make strategic contributions through knowledge of operations, production, quality, project management, and technology.
Students will have the opportunity to:
- Demonstrate knowledge of the essentials of business operations.
- Apply quantitative methods to problem-solving in business analysis and operational decision-making.
- Explore management theories in the context of organizations and their development.
- Develop awareness of ethical and legal frameworks for business.
- Analyze business strengths and weaknesses from multiple perspectives, including fiscal, quality, and supply chain.
- Integrate information, data, and technology into the framing and solving of problems.
- Deploy a global perspective on business and economic functions.
- Manage and lead strategically to enhance performance for individuals, teams, and organizations.
Minimum Credit Requirement: 120 credits
Minimum Residency Requirement: 30 credits must be taken at Granite State College
A minimum GPA of 2.0 is required for conferral
A minimum grade of C is required in all General Education coursework. Students are allowed a maximum of two course overlaps. Overlaps can be used between Major, Minor and General Education requirements with only one overlap being utilized between the Major and Minor.
|ENG 500||The Writing Process||4|
|COMM 542||Interpersonal Communication and Group Dynamics||4|
|COMM 543||Visual Communication||4|
|CRIT 501||Introduction to Critical Inquiry||4|
|Select one of the following:||4|
|Math for Our World|
|Knowledge of Human Behavior & Social Systems||4|
|Knowledge of the Physical & Natural World||4|
|Knowledge of Human Thought & Expression||4|
|CRIT 602||Advanced Critical Analysis and Strategic Thinking||4|
|IDIS 601||Interdisciplinary Seminar||4|
A minimum grade of C is required in all Major coursework. Students are allowed a maximum of two course overlaps. Overlaps can be used between Major, Minor and General Education requirements with only one overlap being utilized between the Major and Minor.
CRIT 602 Advanced Critical Analysis and Strategic Thinking (4 s.h.), IDIS 601 Interdisciplinary Seminar (4 s.h.) and all major requirements must be completed prior to enrollment in the Integrative Capstone. Academic Advisor approval is required for registration to be processed.
|Major in Operations Management|
|ECO 512||Principles of Economics||4|
|MGMT 500||Principles of Management||4|
|ACCT 511||Financial Accounting||4|
|ECO 600||International Economics||4|
|MGMT 566||Organizational Behavior||4|
|or LD 600||Becoming an Effective Leader|
|MGMT 624||Managing Information Technology||4|
|SCM 610||Operations and Supply Chain Management||4|
|MGMT 615||Financial Modeling and Decision-Making||4|
|MGMT 619||Quality Management||4|
|MGMT 625||Legal and Ethical Issues in Business Management||4|
|MGMT 626||Project Management Strategies||4|
|MGMT 627||Operations Management||4|
|MGMT 650||Integrative: Strategic Management||4|
Open electives are courses students will need to take in addition to their general education and major requirements in order to satisfy the remaining credit totals for their programs. Open electives are defined as any credit course offered by the College not already included in the students general education, major, concentration or minor. Students will need 120 credits total to graduate with a bachelor's degree.