Quinlan School of Business
Water Tower Campus
16 E. Pearson Street
Chicago, IL 60611
Master of Science in Supply Chain Management
Whether you are a career changer or a veteran in the supply chain and logistics community, a master's degree in supply chain management from Loyola University Chicago will help you become a leader in the complex industry.
The Master of Science in Supply Chain Management program focuses on the major areas of the industry, including purchasing, transportation, logistics, distribution, and warehousing. We help you understand and solve the complex challenges of moving goods globally—on time and on budget—to ensure they arrive when and where they should.
Graduates of our program are in high demand. Within a month of graduating, 100% of our graduates to date have had a job. Our students and alumni work at companies including BNSF, BP, Bosch, ITW, IBM, GE, Whirlpool, Maersk, Morton Salt, Fellowes, Northrop Grumman, Stepan, and Feeding America.
The MS in Supply Chain Management has been granted a STEM designation from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security. The MSSCM achieved STEM designation because of its emphasis on teaching students how to solve critical supply chain problems with a suite of quantitative and technological tools.
Under this STEM classification, international students can extend their training in the U.S. by working in their field of study. Students can qualify for a 24-month OPT (Optional Practical Training) Extension, bringing the total OPT time granted to 36 months.
MSSCM Program Structure
Classes are held weekday evenings on Loyola's Water Tower Campus, which is conveniently located off the Red Line in the heart of Chicago, as well as online. All courses are offered on campus and the majority of the courses are also offered online. The program is on a 10-week quarter system, and you can begin the program in any quarter.
Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive
Locale: Large City
Size & Settings: 10,000-19,999