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Operations management converts materials and labor to goods and services. Gain a broad understanding of how to manage complex operations. Study online with industry and government experts to learn skills you can apply immediately. The program offers flexibility through its 8-week sessions of online courses. The Operations Management certificate coursework includes an introduction to the 10 operations management decisions, project management, and Lean Six Sigma.

Learn how to improve operations in the 10 operations management decision areas:

Goods and services

Quality management

Process and capacity management


Layout design and strategy

Human resources and job design

Supply chain management





When you complete the 12 credit hours in this graduate certificate program, you can apply them toward an MS in Operations Management. If you have an ABET-accredited engineering degree, you can apply the 12 credit hours toward an MS in Engineering Management  or an  MS in Engineering.