Rochester Institute of Technology

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Student Skills & Capabilities, Salary Data, Career Information 

Supply Chain Management BS

Program Overview

The supply chain management major focuses on providing students with the knowledge to assist in developing and implementing efficient global supplier systems in order to maximize customer value. Supply chain management coordinates the interrelated processes required both within a business and with businesses partners, including suppliers, to deliver products and services. Students gain a background in the areas commonly needed to support supply chain management roles, such as business strategy, information systems, lean/quality management, customer service, purchasing, negotiations, contracts, forecasting, inventory management, logistics, and project management. Besides business operations, supply chain management plays a critical role in medical missions, disaster relief operations, and other types of service industries. These activities touch almost every business function, including product development, sourcing, marketing, global issues, logistics/distribution, operations management, information systems, and finance.

Degrees Awarded

  • BS in Supply Chain Management


  • Approximately 13 BS students.

Cooperative Education & Experiential Education Component

  • Undergraduate students are required to complete one semester or two summers of Cooperative Education.

Salary Information

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Student Skills & Capabilities

Supply Chain Management provides you with a solid background in areas commonly needed to support SCM roles; including business strategy, information systems, lean/quality management, inventory management, logistics, and project management.
  • Get the tools and skills needed for continuous process improvement and project management a with Lean Six-Sigma Yellow Belt certification
  • Select elective courses from Saunders College or Kate Gleason College of Engineering to focus your studies on a specific area of expertise
  • You are guaranteed real-world experience as a part of one of the oldest and largest cooperative education programs


Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business International (AACSB), representing the top 5% of all business schools worldwide.
Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools.

Saunders College of Business ranked #61 among Poets & Quants Best Undergraduate Business Programs, highlighted by its rating as #16 in employment. Saunders College ranked #64 among 377 ranked business programs in the U.S. News & World Report 2018 edition of Best Undergraduate Business Programs. Saunders College also moved up 18 spots moved up 18 spots to #73 in the U.S. News & World Report 2019 edition of Best Graduate School Rankings among graduate business schools in America.

Equipment & Facilities

The Sklarsky Center for Business Analytics features the latest technology and equipment, including Bloomberg Terminals and the most advanced analytics software. The REDCOM Active Learning Lab provides the business environment that maximizes the utilization of technology for digital interaction and team networking. Computer labs currently have 60 PC’s hooked up to a network server, including wireless connectivity.

Selected Employer Hiring Partners

This is a new Program; there is insufficient data.


Contact Us

We appreciate your interest in hiring RIT co-op, graduating students or alumni. We will make every effort to make your recruiting endeavor a success. Call our office and ask to speak with Lisa Monette, the Career Services Coordinator who works with the Supply Chain Management program. For your convenience, you can access information and services through our web site at
Lisa A. Monette, Career Services Coordinator, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.; 585.475.7413; 585.475.2301
Rochester Institute of Technology. Office of Career Services and Cooperative Education
Bausch & Lomb Center. 57 Lomb Memorial Drive. Rochester NY  14623-5603
Friday, 31 August 2018 Posted in Saunders College of Business Tags Saunders College of Business