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Virtual College

Hammond Hall 201
600 Park Street
Hays, KS 67601
Phone: 785-628-4291
Toll Free: 800-628-FHSU
Fax: 785-628-4037 

Certificate in Operations Management

Management training provides students a broad perspective of the organization and an in-depth understanding of the operation of the modern business enterprise. Students are prepared for the workforce through specialized training and experience in the analysis of typical problem situations. The management program at FHSU provides the avenue for students to develop the knowledge, analytical skills, and leadership needed to excel in the exciting field.

All courses applied toward the certificate must be taken for credit.
Courses cannot be counted toward more than one certificate; students are designated as "certificate students" when they declare an intent to complete a certificate plan (e.g., Management) and a university application; upon completion of certificate requirements, the program director will authorize the issuance of a printed certificate.

Required Courses:

  • MGT 301  Management Principles (3 Credit Hours)
  • MGT 602  Production and Operations Mgt (3 Credit Hours)
  • Choose two of the following courses:

  • MGT 601  Project/Program Managment (3 Credit Hours)
  • MGT 608  Total Quality Management (3 Credit Hours)
  • GBUS 673  Supply Chain Management (3 Credit Hours)
  • GBUS 673  Foundations in Lean Systems (3 Credit Hours)


Contact Information
Nanette Fitzhugh
Fort Hays State University
McCartney Hall 102A
600 Park Street
Hays, KS 67601-4099
Phone: (785) 628-4381
Web: Management and Marketing

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