Supply Chain Management


Program K1095- Supply Chain Management
Diploma/Certificate Ontario College Graduate Certificate
Duration 2 Semesters (1 year)
Admission Requirements Two or three year college diploma or a university degree
Click here to see the program details from St. Lawrence College’s website

Program Highlights

The supply chain is one of the most essential sectors of the Canadian economy, involving about 767,000 workers from a range of occupations and industries. The success of this sector in meeting its human resources and labour-market challenges has the potential to positively influence the future of Canada, and the quality of life that we all enjoy (Canadian Supply Chain Sector Council).
This graduate program builds on the student’s previous education and work experience and introduces all facets of supply chain management and logistics from a theoretical and practical perspective. Program participants are provided with a comprehensive understanding of the principles and techniques considered essential for employment in this sector.

Career Opportunities

The Logistics and Supply Chain Management program content prepares students for employment in a variety of roles in this growing industry. Graduates will find challenging employment as materials managers, retail and wholesale buyers, purchasing managers, strategic sourcing analysts, and supervisors in materials handling among other opportunities. Visit the Canadian Supply Chain Sector Council for further details.

Program Outline

Semester 1
COMM 5001 Effective Communications and Professionalism
COMP 5001 IT Applications for Logistics and Supply Chain Management
MGMT 5001 Introduction to Supply Chain Management
MGMT 5003 Inventory and Materials Management
MGMT 5004 Transportation Systems & Logistics including Reverse Logistics
MGMT 5006 Warehouse Design & Planning
Semester 2
INBU 9 Introduction to International Business
MGMT 5005 Supply Chain Risk Management
MGMT 5009 Strategic Sourcing
MGMT 5010 International Logistics and Customs Regulations
MGMT 5016 Management Accounting for SCM
MGMT 5017 Sustainability
MGMT 5018 SCM Capstone Course