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MS in Supply Chain Management Career Prospects

We’re here to help you get from point A to point B in your career.

If you’re ready for the challenge of finding the most efficient ways to provide the world with the things they need to get life done—in the most ethical and sustainable manner—this program is for you.

To find that dream job, partner with WashU’s Center for Career Engagement. The center is dedicated to helping all students find meaningful, successful professional careers, providing coaching, skills training, career planning and access to a global community of business leaders, recruiters, influencer networks and WashU alumni.

An Olin MS in Supply Chain Pays Off



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Personalized Professional Development

At WashU, you find career guidance tailored to your needs and interests.

Career Search

We help you break down your career search process into small, manageable tasks so you’re able to seize an opportunity when a potential internship or job presents itself.

Coaching Teams

Work one-on-one with a Certified Career Management Coach while at WashU Olin and after graduation. Gain confidence so throughout your job search you can network, interview and evaluate offers and pursue the best opportunities for your skill set and ambitions.

Customized Curriculum

Partner with your academic advisor and career coach to optimize your studies and get the most out of your WashU education. Use self-assessment tools to get a clear sense of what you want to do next, where you want your career to take you and how you can best meet your professional goals.

Career-Oriented Clubs

Career-Oriented Clubs: There are many clubs relevant to careers in supply chain management, including clubs crated specifically for MSSCM students. Consider joining the Supply Chain and Operations Association and the Association for Supply Chain Management. 

Learn more about student clubs

Life after Olin

WashU Olin’s name is known by companies the world over for our commitment to Values Based, Data Driven™ leadership. However you chart your professional path, you’ll be in exceptional company. And remember, as an Olin alum, you receive lifelong career coaching and support.

Employers That Hire

Boeing Co., Deloitte, Express Scripts Holding Company, Tesla Motors, Dow Chemical Company, MA Labs

Employment by Function

See how our graduates put their degrees and skills to work by job function.

Function % of Graduates
Operations/Logistics 71%
Business/Data Analytics 14%
Other 15%

Job Titles

  • Inventory Analyst
  • Global Logistics Analyst
  • Customer Demand Planner
  • Procurement Specialist
  • Supply Chain Strategist
  • Systems Project Manager
  • SAP/SCM Consultant

Desired Skills

  • Verbal/Written Communication
  • Attention to Detail
  • Problem Solving
  • Negotiation
  • Critical Thinking
  • Time Management
  • Emotional Intelligence
  • Business Ethics

Read more in our Employment Report

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One Brookings Drive
St. Louis, MO 63130-4899

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