The online Master of Science in Supply Chain Management provides professionals with the advanced expertise needed to lead companies to world-class supply chain management status. The program has 30 credits with 11 required courses, all delivered online.

The program offers the flexibility that professionals need as they pursue their graduate degree while working full time.

Benefits of Clarkson's program include:

  • Start any term.
  • Taught 100 percent online.
  • Tailor the program to fit your schedule, with part-time and full-time options. 
  • Earn merit-based scholarships. All students applying for School of Business programs will automatically be considered for merit-based scholarships.

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Join Director of the Graduate Business Program Joshua LaFave to discuss the online MBA program and specialized Masters of Supply Chain Management! Designed for working professionals, the online MBA can be at your own pace or full-time to suit your own schedule and needs, with flexible, accessible, and efficient courses taught by the same faculty as our residential program. With guaranteed live class time and networking opportunities, the nationally-ranked Online MBA program is the perfect next step in growing your career. 

The Master of Supply Chain Management degree is a specialized program designed for those seeking to join the rapidly growing world of the supply chain, with courses and credentials that give you an edge over other candidates. Work with real-life examples and our award-winning supply chain faculty and lead companies to world-class supply chain management status.

Learn more about the program curriculum, application process, scholarship opportunities, and more!

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Hear From Our Supply Chain Management Faculty

"Clarkson University’s Supply Chain Management programs have been ranked in the top 20 in the nation by U.S. News & World Report for 17 years. Our Masters in Supply Chain Management program is designed for working professionals who strive to gain advanced expertise needed to lead companies to world-class supply chain management status. The program provides an integrated set of learning opportunities for those interested in effectively managing complex, global supply chains."

Farzad Mahmoodi, Professor of Operations & Information Systems / Joel Goldschein '57 Chair in Supply Chain Management

Supply Chain Career Outcomes

Distribution Managers in Supply Chain enjoy a mean salary of $103,320, with well paying jobs across the country, and over 139,000 openings in this job alone.

Clarkson Alumns have gone on to successful careers as Supply Chain Analysts, Planners and Senior Planners, Buyers, Forecasting Analysts, Financial Analysts, Scheduling Specialists, and Operations Managers.
Companies hiring Clarkson students for Supply Chain roles include Corning, Qualcomm, BAE, General Dynamics, Target, and Regeneron.

Clarkson Class of 2020 97 percent employment

Supply Chain Management Curriculum

The online MS in Supply Chain Management consists of 11 courses, including logistics strategies, supply management strategies, supply chain ethics and data analytics. 

Top-20 Global Supply Chain Management Program, U.S. News & World Report, America's Best Colleges

Supply chain management is one of the core competencies of Clarkson's Reh School of Business, as our undergraduate supply chain management program has been ranked Top 20 in the nation for 16 years by U.S. News & World Report.

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  • Leadership Development I
  • Applied Data Analytics
  • Global Supply Chain Management
  • Supply Management Strategy and Analysis
  • Decision Analysis & Supply Chain Modeling
  • Negotiations & Relationship Management
  • Supply Chain Ethics
  • Industrial Organization in the Supply Chain
  • Quality Management & Process Improvement
  • Logistics Strategies
  • Advanced Topics in Supply Chain Management (Capstone)

Printable Curriculum

Online Learning Experience

The program is the first online MS in Supply Chain Management program offered in the State of New York that is designed for working professionals. As a very important differentiator, the program will offer live online class sessions with heavy emphasis on the personal interaction of the learning experience, which has been proved to be the essential success factor of Clarkson’s highly ranked Online MBA program.

Live, synchronous sessions help to strengthen the relationships between students and their instructors, and help to foster the kind of networking that is a valuable outcome of graduate education. They also provide an invaluable opportunity for faculty to personalize instruction and provide activities that augment the learning experience for students and help students build critical thinking skills.

General Admission Requirements

Update: all standardized test score requirements will be waived through December 31, 2022.

An application includes:

  • Completed online application
  • Transcripts from all institution(s) attended
  • GMAT/GRE scores (see full checklist for information about substitutions and waivers)
  • Resume or C.V.
  • Statement of purpose
  • 2 letters of recommendation

International applicants also need:

  • English Proficiency Testing (see full checklist for options)
  • U.S. Bachelor’s equivalency 
  • Certificate of finance to receive an I-20

For a comprehensive review of application requirements, please visit the full checklist of Admissions Requirements for Graduate Business Programs.

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Students applying that satisfy ONE of the below criteria are eligible for automatic admission into our graduate business programs:

1) An undergraduate GPA of 3.3 or higher from a regionally accredited college.

2) An undergraduate GPA of 3.0 or higher AND a GMAT score of 500 or higher.

3) A master's degree or above from a regionally accredited college.

*Auto-admit criteria are for admissions purposes only. Full scholarship considerations should include a complete application. Applies only to regional accredited institutions in the United States. All other applicants will follow the prescribed requirements.

Video Overview of the Online Business Programs

Watch the video to hear from Joshua LaFave, director of graduate business programs, as he discusses Clarkson's online MS in Supply Chain Management and Online MBA programs.

Supply Chain Management Scholarships

Merit-Based Graduate Business Program Scholarships

All students applying for Reh School of Business graduate programs will automatically be considered for merit-based scholarships (degree programs only) and need not fill out a separate scholarship application. As long as funds are available, scholarships are given based on academic achievement (GPA), standardized tests (GMAT or equivalent), as well as various metrics such as work experience and other notable accomplishments. Examples include:

  • The Reh Merit Awards (four anchor points ranging from 15 - 75% discount)
  • Academic or Professional Achievement award
  • Globally Distinctive Scholar Award

You can download the complete merit based scholarship program here.

Contact Us

If you are interested in learning more, have questions or are ready to apply, contact:

Office of Graduate Business Programs