Production Management Track:
For students interested in solving problems in the production phases of business.
Manufacturing companies need line managers who are knowledgeable in production processes and operations management techniques. Students interested in manufacturing careers should take the six courses corresponding to the six test modules of CPIM certification of the American Production and Inventory Control Society, (APICS), namely, OMS 313, 413, 414, 417, 418, and 419. CPIM certification is essential for promotion to managerial positions in the manufacturing area.
Students interested in working in service organizations should take quantitative analysis and operations research related courses.
Business Statistics Track:
For students interested in solving managerial problems through the use of statistical techniques.
Statistics are widely used in today's business and government organizations. The Business Statistics Program is designed for students who want to begin their careers in quality control, marketing research, investment and financial analysis, general management, econometrics, and the administration of government and non-profit organizations.