Supply Chain Management

Supply chain management (SCM) is the management of the flow of goods and services. In your future career, you will be involved in the oversight of materials, information and finances as they move in a process from supplier to manufacturer to retailer to consumer.


The supply chain management concentration is fulfilled by four required courses. The current schedule for these courses is available in the Schedule of Classes on the BU Brain . Descriptions of courses are listed in the Binghamton University Bulletin and course descriptions for the upcoming semester are available on the BU Brain.

Contact Academic Advising for the most updated list of required courses.

Required coursework

Completion of S-Core coursework required for all courses.


SCM 480: Special Topics in Supply Chain Management

After You Graduate

This concentration could help you pursue a role as a logistics planner, buyer/supply management analyst or inventory specialist. Your career could progress to supply chain manager, or consultant, and to the vice president level in supply chain related areas. The job prospects in this field are rapidly growing, and positions for supply chain management can come from all sectors of the economy including manufacturing, service, health care and retail.