Operations Management and Supervision Major

Operations Management and Supervision Studies is a program that prepares individuals to manage and direct the physical and/or technical functions of a firm or organization, particularly those relating to development, production, and manufacturing.

Operations Management and Supervision Studies majors and degree programs likely include instruction in principles of general management, manufacturing and production systems, plant management, equipment maintenance management, production control, industrial labor relations and skilled trades supervision, strategic manufacturing policy, systems analysis, productivity analysis and cost control, and materials planning.

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Search for colleges that offer a degree in Operations Management and Supervision (use the College Search feature and enter " Operations Management " or " Operations Supervision" in the major search field). Read the school’s department pages, they are often loaded with useful and specific information about the field.

What can you do with a major/degree in Operations Management and Supervision Studies?

With a major/degree in this field of study you may hold a job with the title of (but not limited to) operation research analyst, operations manager, quality assurance manager, facilities coordinator, materials manager, or purchasing manager.

Trade Associations and Professional Organizations in Operations Management and Supervision Studies:

Professional associations are groups of professionals dedicated to topics in specific fields. Professional associations provide a wealth of online resources, some of which are geared specifically towards students. These organizations typically also host conferences and events, providing great opportunities for learning and networking across your field of interest.

 

 

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