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Supply Chain Management (Post-Degree Diploma)

Faculty: Commerce & Business Administration
Department: Business
Credits: 30.0
Length: One year
Campuses: New Westminster, Coquitlam
Credential: Post-Degree Diploma
Admission Type: Open Enrolment - Additional Admission Requirements
Learning Format: Full-time, Part-time
Offered: Fall, Summer, Winter
program overview

The Post Degree Diploma in Supply Chain Management is designed for students who have a bachelors’ degree and are interested in pursuing a career in a supply chain role (ie: purchasing/procurement, warehousing, transportation, production/quality and/or inventory planning). The program is designed to suit all bachelors’ degree holders regardless of concentration, and will provide internationally relevant skills. The program provides students with industry relevant job skills and preparatory knowledge to attain industry certifications (APICS – CPIM, Lean Six Sigma). 

curriculum framework

Graduation Requirements:

  • Successful completion of 30 credits
  • A minimum grade of “C” for each individual course is required
  • 70% (21 credits) of all coursework must be completed at Douglas College
  • Courses used towards a previously received credential can be used to meet program requirements, but additional courses will need to be taken to replace these credits
  • A minimum program GPA of 2.00 is required

Course Requirements:

Course Number Course Title Credits

Select one course from the following two options:

BUSN 3410

Global Supply Chain Management


BUSN 3600

Project Management Essentials


Required Courses:

ACCT 3008

Financial and Managerial Accounting for Managers


BUSN 1210

Management Essentials


BUSN 2429

Business Statistics I


CSIS 2200

Systems Analysis and Design


BUSN 3380

Operations Management


BUSN 3386

Supply Materials Management


BUSN 3388

Supply Chain Planning


BUSN 3390

Continuous Improvement


BUSN 4275

Business Strategy & Analysis


Total Credits


admission requirements

Applicants must meet the admission requirements listed below:

  • General College Admission Requirements
  • Applicants must have an undergraduate degree from a recognized post-secondary institution in Canada or an equivalent credential from an approved institution of a different country. Any applicant who earned their credential in a language other than English must meet the Douglas College English language proficiency requirement.

Completion of Foundations of Math 12 with a minimum grade of C+ is highly recommended. 

program cost

You can get an average cost for your program - tuition and student fees, books, uniforms, lab fees etc - on the Program Cost page. 

Only programs approved for student loan funding are listed on the Program Cost page. For all other programs, refer to the Tuition Fee page.

curriculum guidelines

Program Guidelines for previous years are viewable by selecting the version desired. If you took this program and do not see a listing for the starting semester/year of the program, consider the previous version as the applicable version.