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Fort Hays State University
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Bachelor of Business Administration in Management Concentration in Operations Management

Operations managers blend their qualitative "people skills" and quantitative business skills to efficiently and effectively create services and products to meet the needs of customers. They connect their organizations to global suppliers and customers across ever more complex value chains. Operations managers translate organizational strategies into appropriate operations tactics, to deliver value to customers through high-quality, low-cost, responsive, and flexible solutions. Key skills include tools and knowledge about quality management, lean systems, change management, project management, and supply-chain management,

Program Summary (PDF)
General Education 55
Business Core 27
Major Core 18
HRM Concentration 18
General Electives 6
Total 124

Please see your advisor for complete program requirements.

Business Core - 27 Hours

  • ACCT 203 Principles of Accounting I (3 Credit Hours)
  • ACCT 204 Principles of Accounting II (3 Credit Hours)
  • GBUS 204 Business Law (3 Credit Hours)
  • MGT 301 Management Principles (3 Credit Hours)
  • MKT 301 Marketing Principles (3 Credit Hours)
  • FIN 305 Managerial Finance (3 Credit Hours)
  • BCOM 301 Business Communication (3 Credit Hours)
  • MGT 602 Production and Operations Management (3 Credit Hours)
  • MGT 650 Business Policy (3 Credit Hours)

Management Core - 18 Hours

  • MGT 101 Introduction to Business
  • MGT 410 Organizational Behavior & Development (3 Credit Hours)
  • MGT 411 Applied Management Skills (3 Credit Hours)
  • MGT 475 Business, Society & Ethics (3 Credit Hours)
  • MGT 611 Human Resource Management (3 Credit Hours)
  • MIS 304 Management Information Systems (3 Credit Hours)

Operations Management Concentration (18 Hours)

  • MGT 600 Lean Systems (3 Credit Hours)
  • MIS  601 Project Management (3 Credit Hours)
  • MGT 603 Supply Chain Management (3 Credit Hours)
  • MGT 608 Total Quality Management (3 Credit Hours)
  • Ops Mgmt. elective w/advisor consultation (3 Credit Hours)
  • Ops Mgmt. elective w/advisor consultation (3 Credit Hours)

6 Credit Hours electives could be taken from:

  • MGT 310 - Operations Research
  • MGT 614 - Training & Development
  • MGT 615 - Labor Relations & Collective Bargaining
  • ECON 601 - Quantitative Methods
  • MIS 300 - Business Process Analysis
  • MIS 330 - Business Intelligence
  • And others, with advisor consultation

 

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