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Business Administration - Operations Management Concentration

Western Washington University

B.A. On Campus
48 months
Duration
22890 USD/year
22890 USD/year
6543 USD/year
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Tuition fee
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About

All  students earning a degree in Business Administration - Operations Management Concentration from Western Washington University develop significant understanding of  management information systems and computing.

Overview

Operations management determines what equipment, labor, tools, facilities, materials, energy, and information are required, how these can best be obtained, and how they are used to satisfy the requirements of the marketplace. 

Operations managers are concerned with each step in providing a service or product—from acquisition of the raw materials and component parts to delivery to the customer. Operations managers are also responsible for critical activities such as quality management and control, capacity planning, materials management, purchasing, and scheduling.

Most companies are looking for people with real world experience, which is why students in the Business Administration - Operations Management Concentration from Western Washington University receive encouragement and support in finding relevant internships. Student internships often provide valuable industry connections and can lead to a job offer after graduation. 

Careers and Graduate Studies

The Department of Decision Sciences opens the door to a variety of high-tech jobs. Graduates of the program work for firms as analysts, finding flaws and creating more efficient and streamlined approaches for their clients. Work settings can range from deep inside a data center server room to a system consultant overseeing production in a foreign country. 

Programme Structure

Courses Included:

  • Financial Accounting 
  • Managerial Accounting 
  • Business Statistics 
  • Introduction to Microeconomics 
  • Introduction to Macroeconomics 
  • Calculus With Applications to Business and Economics 
  • Law and the Business Environment
  • Introduction to Business Computer Systems 
  • Applied Business Statistics 
  • Principles of Finance 
  • Introduction to Management and Organizational Behavior 
  • Business and Its Environment 
  • Principles of Management Information Systems
  • Principles of Marketing 
  • Operations Management 
  • Teamwork Basics 
  • Designing and Improving Lean Operations
  • Project Management 
  • Manufacturing and Supply Chain Strategy 
  • Management Science with Spreadsheets 
  • Enterprise Resource Planning Systems 
  • Quality Management
  • Supply Chain Management 
  • Logistics Modeling and Analysis

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
80
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5
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Credits

88 alternative credits
  • 88-90 credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
80
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5
Start practicing IELTS today!

Other requirements

General requirements

  • The International Student Application for Admission submitted by the application deadline
  • $60 non-refundable application fee
  • An essay that helps the Admissions Committee understand your academic goals, related experiences and/or preparatory course work, and professional goals
  • Official academic credentials
  • Evidence of English language proficiency
  • Statement of Financial Responsibility

Tuition Fee

  • International

    22890 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 22890 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    22890 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 22890 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • In-State

    6543 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 6543 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • 10-18 credits per quarter

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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