Operations Management Track
Managing the production of goods
Operations management is a field that focuses on efficiently creating goods and services that meet the needs of customers. Courses in purchasing, materials management and management decision-making are designed to prepare graduates who are interested in leadership positions in manufacturing plants.
A degree in operations management will prepare you for a successful career in any of the following fields:
- Business strategy
- Inventory control
- Inventory management
- Manufacturing management
- Operations research analysis
- Production planning
- Quality assurance
To help you prepare and search for jobs, the Missouri State Career Center provides a database of current openings, tips for preparing your résumé and on-campus interview opportunities. The Career Center also compiles information about what you can do with a degree in management.