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Careers in Supply Chain Management

Average Career Salary


Anticipated demand over next 10 years

Demand for Supply Chain majors is expected to grow by 13 percent over the next ten years.

Recent employers of our SCM graduates include:

American Greetings
Cleveland Clinic
Cleveland Indians
Nestle     See more...

Typical job description

  • Purchasing — getting raw materials at a good price, just in time
  • Operations — overseeing production
  • Distribution — warehousing and getting products to market

Typical starting occupations

  • Distribution Manager
  • Industrial Production Manager
  • Purchasing Manager
  • Operations Manager
  • Transportation & Warehousing Manager
  • Wholesale & Retail Buyer
  • Purchasing Agent

Contact Information

Supply Chain Management Major

Dr. Robert Stoll, Chair
Dauch College of Business & Economics
401 College Ave.
Ashland, OH 44805

Pat Berry, Professional Instructor
Office: Dauch 211

Develop the critical skills necessary to keep businesses moving

Some 60-80 percent of all jobs fall somewhere in the supply chain continuum. That means you’ll enjoy broad job options throughout your career.

Our Supply Chain Management major attracts linear thinkers, energetic managers, broad-minded leaders, integration gurus and multi-taskers. 
What You’ll Love About the Supply Chain Management Major:

  • Four out of five jobs in northeastern Ohio and three out of five jobs in the country fall somewhere in the supply chain, so you can enjoy college by knowing the jobs are out there.
  • The placement side of marketing, supply chain management covers everything from raw materials to transport of the finished product.
  • The field attracts linear thinkers, energetic managers, broad-minded leaders, integration gurus and multitaskers.
  • Our passionate faculty and their deep industry connections give you real-time access to an ever-changing field.
  • You can be one of the first to take part in this exciting new program from the College of Business & Economics.

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