Students in the operations management minor learn about operating systems, quality management, product design, supply-chain management and inventory control.

Students study how information, resources and people can be best coordinated to reach a company’s goals. 

Course Requirements

The operations management minor requires students to complete a minimum of 20 credits.

Required Courses (complete all four)

BUS 1100

Introduction to Business

BUS 2203

Accounting for Business

BUS 2213

Business Statistics

BUS 2220

Operations Management


Elective Course (choose one)

BUS 2210

Management Information Systems

BUS 3308

Quality Management

MGT 4900

Special Topics in Management

Career Combinations

Students who major in engineering or mathematics and minor in operations management will have a great foundation for a career in operations management. Graduates with an operations management minor may work in consulting, healthcare, manufacturing, technology, services and nonprofit organizations, at positions ranging from project manager and process designer to operations analyst and senior executive.