Aquire the skills you need for a career in global supply chains,
logistics, procurement and manufacturing management.
Our department focuses on two broad areas: supply chains and
operations management, and strategic management (including
entrepreneurship and international business).
In supply chains and operations management, you will learn to
formulate strategies and effectively manage operations in a wide
array of industries. Meanwhile, students in strategic or
international management learn the complexities of international
business partnerships and multinational operations.
At all degree levels, you have the opportunity to explore both
areas, as well as work with and learn from top-tier faculty and
Concentration and Degree Options
All undergraduates take the core course “Production and
Operations,” which teaches the process, tools and techniques
of production and operations management. If you wish to delve
deeper into this field, choose the operations
and supply chain management concentration.
Undergraduates interested in business abroad can select the international
business concentration to explore the changing dynamics of
international business and trade.
MBA students may also choose to concentrate in supply
chains and operations or international
management. Through the former, you will learn to effectively
manage operations environments in many industries. The
international management concentration complements a concentration
in another functional area and includes opportunities for overseas
internships and study abroad experiences.
students may specialize in supply chains and operations
management or strategic management. Both tracks will develop your
skills as an exceptional researcher, educator and consultant in
your chosen field.
Operations Management and Strategy Department School of Management
University at Buffalo
326 Jacobs Management Center
Buffalo, NY 14260-4000