In today’s hyper-competitive marketplace, operating as efficiently and cost-effectively as possible is critical. Because supply chain cost represents the majority of the cost of goods/services sold, knowledge of supply chain management is a top priority for employers. Top Canadian and international companies, such as Walmart, Toyota, Apple, Loblaw and BlackBerry, use their supply chains as a main competitive advantage to gain market share and profit.
Supply chain management involves co-ordinating an entire network of companies and business processes across the globe to ensure that products are designed, produced, delivered and serviced smoothly and effectively.
Your Bachelor of Commerce – Supply Chain Management degree from Humber will prepare you to pursue a variety of careers, including:
– analyst of information systems and processes
– logistics specialist
– order manager
– manufacturing planner and controller
– sales forecaster
– specialist in purchasing/procurement, warehousing, transportation, production/quality and planning.
As a graduate, you will be in high demand in industries such as consumer packaged goods, pharmaceutical products, service businesses, manufacturing, high-tech, automotive, retail and transportation. With your degree, you’ll have the potential to advance in your career within five to 10 years of graduating. If you prefer the academic life, you can use your Humber degree to pursue graduate studies in a related field.
For information regarding faculty credentials for this program, visit humber.ca/faculty.
The Humber Bachelor of Commerce – Supply Chain Management program includes one full semester (14 weeks) of paid work in the summer between your sixth and seventh semesters. This gives you the hands-on, real-world experience that employers value. With our support, you’ll find your placement, which gives you the opportunity to explore the field you’d like to work in when you graduate. We work with employers and our industry partners to identify opportunities for you to pursue.
Alternative Course of Study
Upon completion of the first two years of a Humber Bachelor of Commerce degree program, students may transfer to one of the following areas instead of Supply Chain Management: Accounting, e-Business Marketing, Fashion Management, Finance, Hospitality and Tourism Management, Human Resources Management, International Business, Management Studies or Marketing.
Applicants who do not meet the admission requirements for the Bachelor of Commerce – Supply Chain Management degree program should consider applying for Humber’s Business Administration advanced diploma program 02511, Business Management diploma program 02251 or Business – Marketing diploma program 02411.
Graduates of the Business Administration advanced diploma program with an overall grade point average (GPA) of 70 per cent or more will be considered for admission to Humber’s Bachelor of Commerce – Supply Chain Management degree program. Graduates may then complete the degree program with the equivalent of four semesters of full-time study plus a paid work term. Graduates must also possess ENG4U, Humber’s COMM 200/WRIT 100 or COMM 300/WRIT 200 with a grade of 70 per cent or more, plus any Grade 12 U-level Mathematics or Humber’s BMAT 220/BMAT 120 and BSTA 300/BSTA 200 with an average grade of 70 per cent or more.
Graduates of the Business Management diploma program and Business – Marketing diploma program with an overall GPA of 75 per cent or more will be considered for admission to Humber’s Bachelor of Commerce – Supply Chain Management degree program. Graduates may then complete the degree program with the equivalent of six semesters of full-time study plus a paid work term. Graduates must also possess ENG4U, Humber’s COMM 200/WRIT 100 or COMM 300/WRIT 200 with a grade of 70 per cent or more, plus any Grade 12 U-level Mathematics or Humber’s BMAT 220/BMAT 120 and BSTA 300/BSTA 200 with an average grade of 70 per cent or more.
Mature students (applicants 21 years of age or over) and/or transfer students (applicants with postsecondary education) should refer to the Mature Student Status and the College or University Transfer for admission criteria.
Your Future Study Options
Qualified graduates of this program may be eligible to apply their academic credits toward further study at many postsecondary institutions. Visit humber.ca/transferoptions for detailed information.
Humber has been granted a consent by the Minister of Training, Colleges and Universities to offer this degree for a seven-year term starting April 27, 2012. In conformity with the Minister’s criteria and requirements, Humber will submit an application for the renewal of the consent for this program 12 months prior to the expiration of the consent. Humber shall ensure that all students admitted to this above-named program during the period of consent will have the opportunity to complete the program within a reasonable time frame.
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