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  Sep 20, 2017
 
2013-2014 Academic Catalog [Archived Catalog]

Operations Management, M.S.O.M.


The Master of Science in Operations Management is a 36-credit hour program designed to prepare students for leadership positions in both service and manufacturing operations. The program emphasizes the strategic and tactical management of a company’s supply chain, quality, project planning and implementation, and other processes in providing goods and services. Students will have the skills to demonstrate the ability to effectively participate and manage teams and projects to improve operations, quality, and productivity of organizations. In addition, students will have demonstrated the appropriate skills necessary to complete applied research projects by utilizing practical applications in company operations.

SCHEDULE

Most courses are offered in eight-week time frames, one night a week.  Students earn three credit hours of credit for each course completed.

DEGREE AWARDED

Master of Science in Operations Management

CONTACT

Farhad Tadayon, Program Director
Operations Management
316-295-5647
tadayon@friends.edu

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

In addition to the requirements stated under the Graduate Admissions Policy, the requirements for admission to MSOM are as follows:

  1. Letter of recommendation from employer or professional reference.
  2. Completion of program interview process and written approval of admission by the program director after review of the admission requirements.

Total Major Requirements: 36 hours


Green Belt Certification in Six Sigma


This certificate is only awarded to students in the Masters of Science in Operations Management program upon successful completion of the OPMT 550 Managing Operations course.    

Certificate Requirements: 3 credit hours