The Global Supply Chain Management minor is designed to provide COB and CISE majors with a broad overview of the supply chain management and logistics functions in a global context. The goal is for students to learn the necessary skills in problem solving, team leadership, data analysis and reporting in an engaging and experiential learning environment. The minor is 18 credits (excluding pre-requisites) total: two required and four elective courses. 

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Application Guidelines

Admission is competitive and limited to a maximum of 30-35 students per academic year. Applicants must fill out an online application, using the link below. Application deadlines are April 1st and November 1st.  

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Declaration Process

Students in good academic standing who have been accepted into the minor should submit a declaration of minor request via MyMadison.

Prerequisite Courses and Minimum Requirements for Application
  • COB 300C - Integrated Business: Operations (For COB Majors - minimum of C+)

OR

  • ISAT 211 – Modern Production Issues in Science & Technology (For CISE Majors - minimum of C+)
  • Completion of Math 205 or MATH 235, or ISAT 151

No transfer credit will be accepted
CoB students that are non-BBA majors are not eligible for this minor.

Required Courses
  • MGT 461 – Introduction to Supply Chain Management (Fall, Spring, or Summer Study Abroad)
  • MKTG 462 – International Logistics (Spring or Summer Study Abroad) 

No transfer credit will be accepted.

Electives
  • Electives may be taken before the required courses for the minor
  • CoB majors other than MKTG, MGT, or IB need to follow the path for IB majors

MKTG Majors:

Pick 2 out of:

  • MKTG 450
  • MKTG 460
  • MKTG 494

And, pick 2 out of:

  • ISAT 433
  • ISAT 434
  • ISAT 435

MGT Majors:

Pick 2 out of:

  • MGT 325
  • MGT 340
  • MGT 494

And, pick 2 out of:

  • ISAT 433
  • ISAT 434
  • ISAT 435

IB and other CoB Majors:

Pick 2 out of:

  • MGT 340
  • MKTG 460
  • IB 494

And, pick 2 out of:

  • ISAT 433
  • ISAT 434
  • ISAT 435

ISAT Majors:

  • ISAT 330
  • ISAT 331

And, pick 2 out of:

  • ENGR 221
  • ENGR 322
  • ISAT 341 or ISAT 344
  • ISAT 432
  • ISAT 433
  • ISAT 434
  • ISAT 435
  • ISAT 437
  • ISAT 439

ENGR Majors:

  • ENGR 221
  • ENGR 322

And, pick 2 out of:

  • ENGR 411
  • ISAT 330 or ISAT 331
  • ISAT 341 or ISAT 344
  • ISAT 432
  • ISAT 433
  • ISAT 434
  • ISAT 435
  • ISAT 437
  • ISAT 439
Contact
CoB Majors:

Mert Tokman*
Zane Showker 522
(540) 568-3020
tokmanmx@jmu.edu

Contact your major ASC advisor, directly.

*Dr. Tokman will be on academic leave during the Fall 2018 semester. November 1st applicants should contact their major ASC advisor directly.

CISE Majors:

Nicole Radziwill
ISAT/CS 105
(703) 835-6336
radziwnm@jmu.edu

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