Operations management is the heart of an organization. This growing field influences the design and management of products, processes, services, and supply chains. Students who concentrate in operations management require a unique set of skills to effectively manage all of the activities required to create and deliver a product or service.
As a Katz operations student, you'll complete MBA foundational courses including accounting, marketing, economics, accounting, and finance, as well as electives that align with your specific interests and goals. By combining experience-based learning opportunities with professional development workshops, you'll gain the skills and knowledge necessary to make an impact at work from day one.
The Center for Supply Chain Management provides education, outreach, and research opportunities for students, connecting you to organizations in Pittsburgh and beyond.
There is a shortage of skilled operations and supply chain professionals. Career opportunities are plentiful and diverse and will continue to grow. Graduates are in high demand for positions in logistics management, project management, performance improvement, and strategy operations consulting.