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.

Degree options

Career options

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

Career Center

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.