Supply Chain Management – Graduate Certificate

Supply Chain Management

Learn the behind-the-scenes network that gets things from here to there. Supply chain management includes manufacturing, shipping, delivery, and everything in between. If you’re looking for a way to have an impact on a vital part of the economy, earn a graduate certificate in supply chain management.


If you are a busy professional who wants to move up the ladder without going back to school full-time, this online graduate certificate program will give you the know-how to succeed in supply chain. This program is also well suited to current graduate students who want to learn more about the role of supply chain in today’s business landscape.

Our online graduate certificate in supply chain management provides foundational concepts and applied technical skills that supply chain professionals need to manage a global supply chain effectively. Learn about:

  • strategic process analysis and improvement
  • strategic logistics management
  • purchasing and supply management

Admissions Requirements

  • Academic records
  • GPA
  • Statement of purpose
  • Letters of recommendation

For specific program requirements, visit the Graduate College website.


Total: 12 Credits

Time – 8-12 months

With approval of the director of graduate education (DOGE),  all 12 supply chain management credits may be applied later to an Ivy master’s degree at Iowa State University.

Contact Information

Kim Putz
Assistant director graduate recruitment

Iowa State Online


Online Certificate Details