Become a Global Supply Chain Security Professional
Global supply chains have faced tough times since the COVID-19 pandemic began in 2020, with challenges continuing into 2023. No matter where threats to safety exist, modern society needs leaders who are calm, prepared, knowledgeable and courageous. Risks to the safety and security of supply chains will continue to grow, and more professionals are needed to ensure uninterrupted supply chains around the globe.
Learn to become an expert in a fast-growing high-demand field. This program is the first of its kind in the state of Kentucky, combining two of the fastest-growing business sectors today: Supply Chain Management with Safety and Security.
Rankings and Accreditation
Ranked among the “Top Public Schools” by U.S. News & World Report for 2022 – 2023
Ranked among the “Best Value Schools” by U.S. News & World Report for 2022
Ranked in the top 25 for “Best Colleges for Veterans” by U.S. News & World Report for 2022
Accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges
What you can learn
The MS in Safety, Security and Emergency Management with a concentration in Supply Chain Safety & Security provides a deep analysis of the globally recognized Supply Chain Operating Reference (SCOR) Model while explaining the interdependencies of supply chain functions, evaluating how globalization is impacting the size, scope, and complexity of supply chains and their security, evaluating ways of mitigating supply chain risk, developing resiliency plans, and comparing methods to quantify the risk to supply chains.
EKU’s Supply Chain Safety & Security Concentration can help you:
- Qualify for positions like Supply Chain Security Specialist, Transportation Security Specialist, Supply Chain Risk Management Analyst, Global Safety & Security Specialist and Emergency Management Analyst
- Understand and evaluate Supply Chain Management through the lenses of global security and risk assessment
- Understand, assess and evaluate the fundamentals of risk and how essential it is to ensure a secure, dependable global supply chain
- Understand regulatory requirements and best business practices for safety, emergency management, security and environmental compliance programs
Additional certificates can be stacked onto your master’s degree with minimal extension of your program.
Online Supply Chain Safety & Security Courses – 12 Credit Hours