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Ontario College Graduate Certificate | 2 semesters | Barrydowne and Online

Cambrian College's Supply Chain Management graduate certificate program provides you with expanded knowledge to address the demanding field of supply chain and logistics management.  In this program, you'll acquire the skills needed to effectively lead teams in order to convey strategies and execute plans to develop business success both locally and globally.

Program Highlights

  • 1 year – 2 semesters

  • Intakes: September, November, January, March, May, July

Part-time Pathway

Students may choose to complete this program while studying part-time. For more information on the part-time pathway, see the Program Delivery tab. 

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How to Apply

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Admission Requirements

Applicants must be graduates of a diploma, advanced diploma, or degree program from an Ontario College or equivalent.

OR

Applicant must possess five years of work experience in a related field (or combination of education and work experience) as judged by the College to be equivalent. Applicants must submit a resume detailing their related experience and a cover letter outlining their competencies and preparedness for the program.

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Program Delivery

2020-2021

This program consists of two 14-week semesters, and courses are offered in a condensed format in two 7-week blocks each semester. The program is delivered in the following terms:

Spring Term

May Start
  1. SEMESTER 1 May - Aug
    2021
  2. SEMESTER 2 Sep - Dec
    2021

Applicants wishing to start in May and study full-time will apply to SCGC for May 2021 at OCAS. Those wishing to start in May and study part-time will apply to SCPT for May 2021.

July Start
  1. SEMESTER 1 Jul - Oct
    2021
  2. SEMESTER 2 Nov - Feb
    2021-2022

Applicants wishing to start in July and study full-time will apply to SCG2 for Jul 2021 at OCAS. Those wishing to start in July and study part-time will apply to SCG3 for Jul 2021.

2021-2022

This program consists of two 14-week semesters, and courses are offered in a condensed format in two 7-week blocks each semester. The program is delivered in the following terms:

Fall Term

September Start
  1. SEMESTER 1 Sep - Dec
    2021
  2. SEMESTER 2 Jan - Apr
    2022

Applicants wishing to start in September and study full-time will apply to SCGC for Sep 2021 at OCAS. Those wishing to start in September and study part-time will apply to SCPT for Sep 2021.

November Start
  1. SEMESTER 1 Nov - Feb
    2021-2022
  2. SEMESTER 2 Mar - Jun
    2022

Applicants wishing to start in November and study full-time will apply to SCG2 for Nov 2021 at OCAS. Those wishing to start in November and study part-time will apply to SCG3 for Nov 2021.

Winter Term

January Start
  1. SEMESTER 1 Jan - Apr
    2022
  2. SEMESTER 2 May - Aug
    2022

Applicants wishing to start in January and study full-time will apply to SCGC for Jan 2022 at OCAS. Those wishing to start in January and study part-time will apply to SCPT for Jan 2022.

March Start
  1. SEMESTER 1 Mar - Jun
    2022
  2. SEMESTER 2 July - Oct
    2022

Applicants wishing to start in March and study full-time will apply to SCG2 for Mar 2022 at OCAS. Those wishing to start in March and study part-time will apply to SCG3 for Mar 2022.

Spring Term

May Start
  1. SEMESTER 1 May - Aug
    2022
  2. SEMESTER 2 Sep - Dec
    2022

Applicants wishing to start in May and study full-time will apply to SCGC for May 2022 at OCAS. Those wishing to start in May and study part-time will apply to SCPT for May 2022.

July Start
  1. SEMESTER 1 Jul - Oct
    2022
  2. SEMESTER 2 Nov - Feb
    2022-2023

Applicants wishing to start in July and study full-time will apply to SCG2 for Jul 2022 at OCAS. Those wishing to start in July and study part-time will apply to SCG3 for Jul 2022.

Part-Time Delivery

Students opting to study part-time will be provided with a possible pathway to complete the program while remaining part-time. Timelines for completion will extend beyond those indicated above.  

For specific term start/end dates and other key dates/deadlines, please see the Academic Schedule on our website.

Program of Study for 2021-22 Academic Year 

Plan of Study Grid
Semester 1Credits
SCM 1000 Supply Chain Management I 4
SCM 1001 Inventory and Materials Management 3
SCM 1002 Quantitative Techniques for Supply Chain Management 4
ACC 7300 Accounting for Non-Financial Managers 4
PRM 1001 Principles of Project Mgmt 3
BUS 1136 Business Communication Strategies 3
 Credits21
Semester 2
SCM 1003 Supply Chain Management II 4
SCM 1004 Warehousing and Distribution Center Management 3
SCM 1005 Transportation and Logistics 3
SCM 1006 Strategic Sourcing 4
SCM 1007 Applied Learning Project 4
LAW 1005 Global Legal Issues 3
 Credits21
 Total Credits42
Note:

The above courses are delivered in a condensed format in two 7-week blocks per semester. Part-time students will be provided with a pathway to complete this program on a part-time basis.

Fees

Tuition and Ancillary Fees

Please see our fees page for the breakdown of tuition and mandatory ancillary fees by program and semester for both domestic and international students.

Books & Supplies

The cost of books and supplies is approximately $1,600. This is the best information available at the time of publishing to the website and is subject to change.

Graduate Options

Employment Opportunities

Graduates of this one-year graduate certificate program will be positioned to pursue the following:

  • Supply Chain Manager

  • Assistant Procurement Manager

  • Area Logistics Manager

  • Business Development Manager

  • Inventory Control Manager

  • Supply Chain Solutions Manager

College/University Degree Opportunities

Graduates from this program may continue their studies at college/university and may receive credit for their prior College education.

Refer to College/University Agreements for further information.

Please note: Cambrian College strives to ensure the accuracy of the information on this website. Please note that the academic curriculum is continually reviewed and revised to ensure that Cambrian's programs and courses remain relevant. The College reserves the right to cancel or make changes to any course or program, fee, procedure, or campus location at any time.

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