Executive Education

Supply chain management education opportunities for personal and organizational development offered through Penn State Executive Programs, Smeal College of Business Professional Graduate Programs, Penn State World Campus. The programs are conducted in the classroom as well as offered in convenient, virtual online platforms.

The Center for Supply Chain Research®️ is active in the development and delivery of executive education programs to further your career in supply chain management.

CSCR Special Focus Programs

The Center for Supply Chain Research sponsors two programs at Penn State focused on the evolution of robust supply chains in a global, digital economy.

Executive Education Portfolio Options

In partnership with the nationally ranked Department of Supply Chain and Information Systems and Penn State Executive Programs, the Center has helped develop and deliver relevant supply chain short courses for over two decades. Due to travel restrictions and social distancing, Penn State Executive Programs has moved their award-winning programs to convenient online and live remote venues.

Online Supply Chain Accelerator Series

Growing and developing your personal or staff expertise comes at the cost of disruption of your day-to-day work. Penn State Executive Programs aims to address this challenge with the Supply Chain Accelerator Series. Every aspect of the Penn State Supply Chain Accelerator Series is designed to teach you practical, immediately actionable concepts you may use to improve supply chain performance through a minimally disruptive, affordable, and value-loaded online format. You can also earn Supply Chain Accelerator professional certificates by completing any three of the portfolio's learning paths.

Live Remote Supply Chain Management Portfolio

With access to cutting-edge research, industry benchmarking, and insights from a diverse community of supply chain professionals, courses from this Live Remote Supply Chain Management Portfolio will leave you armed with the tools you need to address your most critical supply chain challenges. You can also track into three Professional Certificates in Supply Chain Operations, Supply Chain Management, and Supply Chain Leadership.

Professional Certificate Programs

Grow your career and increase the value you bring to your organization with Penn State Executive Programs Professional Certificates without lengthy time commitments. Learn more by accessing this link.

Graduate Programs

U. S. News & World Report recognizes Smeal College of Business as a top tier supply chain and logistics graduate program. Smeal is also accredited by The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business - International, the leading business school accrediting body.

Smeal College of Business, Supply Chain and Information Systems Department, and Penn State World Campus offer convenient online graduate and certificate programs.  More information about our graduate programs is available by accessing the following links.