Bachelor of Commerce - Supply Chain Management (2015/16 Program)

Credential: 
Campus: 
Program Code: 
22261
Banner Program Code: 
COMM_SUPP_BA
Program Length: 

Eight semesters, beginning in September and January, plus one paid work term

Contact Information: 

Eli Lewin
Program co-ordinator
416.675.6622 ext. 3337
eli.lewin@humber.ca
business.humber.ca

Admission Requirements: 

To be eligible for admission, you must possess the following:
• Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD) or equivalent including these required courses:
– Grade 12 English (ENG4U or equivalent) minimum 65 per cent
– Grade 12 Mathematics (MDM4U, MCB4U, MGA4U, MCV4U or MHF4U or equivalent) minimum 60 per cent
– Four Grade 12 U or M courses in addition to those listed above
– Overall minimum grade point average (GPA) 65 per cent
or
Mature student status
or
College or university transfer status

All applicants whose first language is not English must meet Humber’s English Language Proficiency Policy.

Selection: Admission selection is based on the academic criteria indicated. Meeting minimum eligibility requirements does not guarantee admission.

Fees/Scholarships: 

The 2014/2015 fee for two semesters was
– domestic $6,838.80
– international $14,400.

Amounts listed are the total of tuition, lab and material fees, student service and auxiliary fees for the first two semesters of the 2014/2015 academic year. Fees are subject to change. For more information, refer to Fees and Financial Assistance.

Additional Costs: 

For information regarding fees for work terms, refer to Fees and Financial Assistance.

Our Program: 

Humber’s Bachelor of Commerce – Supply Chain Management is a four-year program accredited by the Canadian Supply Chain Sector Council that provides grounding in both general business knowledge and specialized supply chain skills across a wide range of industries. Our emphasis on hands-on experience enables you to stand out in a highly competitive global marketplace.

In the first two years of your program, you’ll receive a thorough understanding of basic business fundamentals, including marketing, economics, accounting and law. Once you reach your third and fourth years, you’ll be enrolled in specialized courses related to supply change management, focusing on using current theories, methods and techniques to problem solve and develop supply chain management strategies.

Humber’s professors are widely known and respected for their real-world experience and industry contacts. Our supply chain specialists use case studies and our project-based curriculum to help you apply your classroom learning to real-life situations. A senior-level business project in your fourth year allows you to gain experience with problem solving and decision-making in a team-based environment.

Because our Bachelor of Commerce degrees follow a common curriculum for the first two years, you may be eligible to transfer programs if you find your passion lies somewhere other than Supply Chain Management. Other areas include Accountinge-Business MarketingFashion ManagementFinanceHospitality and Tourism ManagementHuman Resources ManagementInternational BusinessManagement Studies or Marketing.

Your Career: 

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
– buyer
– 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.

Our Faculty: 

For information regarding faculty credentials for this program, visit humber.ca/faculty.

Work Placement: 

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: Accountinge-Business MarketingFashion ManagementFinanceHospitality and Tourism ManagementHuman Resources ManagementInternational BusinessManagement 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 02511Business 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.

End Notes: 

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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List of Courses
Semester 1
Course Code Course Name
ACCT 1000 Introductory Financial Accounting
ECON 1000 Microeconomics
LAW 1000 Business Law
MKTG 1000 Marketing
Select 1 of the following courses:
DEGE Applied Degree Breadth Electives
Semester 2
Course Code Course Name
BUS 1500 Business Information Systems
BUS 1501 Business Communications
ECON 1500 Macroeconomics
MGMT 1500 Organizational Behaviour
STAT 1112 Statistics for Business
Semester 3
Course Code Course Name
FIN 2500 Financial Management
MGMT 2500 Operations Management
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BDEG Business Degree Elective
Select 2 of the following courses:
DEGE Applied Degree Breadth Electives
Semester 4
Course Code Course Name
HRM 2000 Human Resources Management
SCM 3503 Introduction to Supply Chain Management
Select 1 of the following courses:
BDEG Business Degree Elective
Select 2 of the following courses:
DEGE Applied Degree Breadth Electives
Semester 5
Course Code Course Name
BUS 3001 Business Research Methods
BUS 3004 Business Career Development
SCM 3030 Product Design, Development and Delivery
SCM 3040 Facility Planning and Warehousing
SCM 3050 Purchasing
Select 1 of the following courses:
DEGE Applied Degree Breadth Electives
Semester 6
Course Code Course Name
ACCT 3000 Introductory Management Accounting
SCM 3099 Paid Work Term
SCM 3515 Forecasting and Inventory Management
SCM 3520 Manufacturing/Operations Planning and Control
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BDEG Business Degree Elective
Select 1 of the following courses:
DEGE Applied Degree Breadth Electives
Semester 7
Course Code Course Name
DIGI 4000 CRM and Data Mining
SCM 4010 Transportation and Network Design
SCM 4015 Enterprise Resource Planning and Business Processes
Select 2 of the following courses:
DEGE Applied Degree Breadth Electives
Semester 8
Course Code Course Name
MGMT 4502 Strategic Management
SCM 4502 Senior Level Business Project
SCM 4535 Managing Sustainability in the Supply Chain
Select 1 of the following courses:
BDEG Business Degree Elective
Select 1 of the following courses:
DEGE Applied Degree Breadth Electives