Operations Management involves the design and management of an organization’s
systems and processes focusing on the creation and delivery of products and
services. This includes such functions as capacity planning, inventory
management, logistics management, production planning and control, resource
allocation and total quality. Career opportunities exist in consulting,
manufacturing, retailing, service organizations and government.
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Students pursuing the Operations Management major should complete MATH 220 or
MATH 140 and BMGT 230 or 231 prior to junior standing; and those interested in
graduate work in this field are strongly advised to complete MATH 141, MATH 240
and 241 as well.
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New Requirements - Effective for students entering UM in
Fall 2012 and later. Students who entered UM prior to Fall 2012 have the option
of adopting these new requirements. External transfer students will be required
to complete the new Smith School core requirements (launched in 2011) beginning
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External transfer students will be required to complete the new Smith School
core requirements (launched in 2011) beginning Fall 2013.
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