Manufacturing & Supply Chain Management / Operations Management

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The following programs offer significant coursework and immersion opportunities for Manufacturing & Supply Chain Management / Operations Management and AACSB Accredited Programs. This is meant to highlight a variety of programs by region. Please note there are many other options available beyond what is listed. This is not a guaranteed list for credit transfer. Students must obtain department advisor approval for fulfilling degree requirements. Students must apply to both the provider through the links below, and to WWU Education Abroad

University Catalog: Manufacturing & Supply Chain Management Plan of StudyManufacturing & Supply Chain Management BS requirementsOperations Management BA.

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Advisor

Peter Haug

Advisor for MSCM students

Office: Parks Hall 349

Advising Info

After you decide on a program and the courses you will take abroad, you must complete the Departmental Academic Advising Esign Form with your academic advisor. The form must be completed before your program commences. In addition, students must submit the Transfer Equivalency Esign form for credit transfer.

Review Your Degree Works  

Web4U > Student > Student Records > Degree Works. Follow steps to see what you have completed, and what you still need for your degree plan. At least 50% of the credit hours required for the major/minor must be earned at Western.   

An official transcript from your program must be sent to Education Abroad for processing upon completion of your program.  

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Program Options

Study Abroad Provider

  • Independent organizations that facilitate or administer study abroad programs for students
  • Quarter, semester, academic year, calendar year, and summer
  • Pay a program fee that includes tuition, housing, etc. (varies)
  • More services provided
  • Often includes excursions, onsite pickup, varied housing options
  • Part time internships can be available for credit

Western Exchange

  • Bilateral agreements between WWU and universities abroad to exchange students
  • Chance of placement is high
  • Semester and year-long options
  • Pay WWU in-state tuition and mandatory fees
  • Room & board paid onsite
  • Take courses with international students at universities abroad
  • Eligibility requirements vary
  • More independent and less services

ISEP Exchange

  • ISEP stands for International Student Exchange Program
  • Students can choose from over 135 universities in 36 different countries
  • Students provide ISEP with a list of preferred sites. Chance of placement varies from site to site.
  • Semester & year-long options only
  • Pay WWU in-state tuition and mandatory fees
  • Room & board paid to WWU
  • Take courses with international students at universities abroad
  • More independent and less services provided

Options may be available in Spanish.

Africa

Morocco

ISEP - Al Akhawayn University, Spring Semester, Fall Quarter

English options in:

  • Supply Chain Management and Procurement, Logistics Modeling and Analysis, Operations Management, Project Management

South Africa

  • USAC - Stellenbosch University, Spring Semester, Summer Quarter, Fall Quarter

    English options may be available through the Faculty of Economic and Management Sciences at the University of Stellenbosch.

  • ISEP - University of Johannesburg, Spring Semester, Fall Quarter

    English options in:

    • Project Management, Supply Chain Management and Procurement, Operations Management, Logistics Modeling and Analysis, Quality Management

Asia

India

Western Exchange - Rajagiri Centre for Business Studies, Spring Semester, Fall Quarter

English options in:

  • Operations Management, Manufacturing and Supply Chain Strategy

Japan

ISEP - Toyo University, Spring Semester, Fall Quarter

Options may be available in Japanese.

South Korea

Western Exchange - Yonsei University, Spring Semester, Fall Quarter

English options in:

  • Operations Management, Project Management

Taiwan

ISEP - Providence University, Spring Semester, Fall Quarter

Options may be available in Chinese.

Vietnam

ISEP - Vietnam National University HCMC, Spring Semester, Fall Quarter

English options in:

  • Logistics Modeling and Analysis, Supply Chain Management and Procurement, Operations Management, Project Management, Quality Management

Central America

Puerto Rico; USA

ISEP - University of Puerto Rico, Spring Semester, Fall Quarter

Options may be available in Spanish.

Europe

Austria

ISEP - Johannes Kepler Universität Linz, Spring Semester, Fall Quarter

English options in:

  • Operations Management, Supply Chain Management and Procurement

Belgium

ISEP - Artevelde University of Applied Sciences, Spring Semester, Fall Quarter

English options in:

  • Supply Chain Management and Procurement, Logistics Modeling and Analysis, Manufacturing and Supply Chain Strategy

Czech Republic

CEA- Anglo American University, Spring Semester, Summer Quarter, Fall Quarter

English option in:

  • Operations Management

England

  • USAC - University of Reading, Fall Quarter, Winter Quarter
    • Operations Management, Project Management
  • Western Exchange - University of Hull, Spring Semester, Fall Quarter
    • Operations Management, Supply Chain Management and Procurement, Manufacturing and Supply Chain Strategy, Logistics Modeling and Analysis
  • Western Exchange - Plymouth University, Spring Semester, Fall Quarter

     

    • Operations Management, Supply Chain Management and Procurement, Logistics Modeling and Analysis, Project Management, Designing and Improving Lean Operations, Quality Management

France

  • CIEE - Business & Culture - Toulouse, Spring Semester, Fall Quarter

    English and French options may be available through the Toulouse Business School and L’Institut Catholique de Toulouse.

  • CEA - French Riviera, Spring Semester, Summer Quarter, Fall Quarter

    English options in:

    • Project Management, Logistics Modeling and Analysis
  • Western Exchange - Kedge Business School, Spring Semester, Fall Quarter

    English options in:

    • Operations Management, Project Management

    Additional options may be available in French.

  • Western Exchange - E.M. Normandie Business School, Spring Semester, Fall Quarter

    English options may be available in:

    • Logistics Modeling and Analysis, Project Management, Supply Chain Management and Procurement

    Options may also be available in French.

Germany

Greece

ISA - Athens, Spring Semester, Summer Quarter, Fall Quarter
  • Supply Chain Management and Procurement, Project Management, Operations Management, Quality Management, Manufacturing, Leadership & more

Hungary

AIFS - Budapest, Spring Semester, Summer Quarter, Fall Quarter

English options in:

  • Operations management, Supply Chain Management and Procurement, Logistics Modeling and Analysis

Iceland

API - Business, Computer Science, and Engineering in Iceland, Spring Semester, Fall Quarter

English options in:

  • Operations Management, Project Management

Ireland

Italy

  • ISEP - Universita degli Studi di Pavia, Spring Semester, Fall Quarter

    Options may be available in Italian.

  • ISEP - Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Spring Semester, Fall Quarter

    English options in:

    • Operations Management, Logistics Modeling and Analysis, Project Management, Supply Chain Management and Procurement

    Additional options may be available in Italian.

  • USAC - Verona, Spring Semester, Summer Quarter, Fall Quarter, Winter Quarter

    English options in:

    • Operations Management, Project Management

Netherlands

USAC - Maastricht, Spring Semester, Summer Quarter, Fall Quarter

Options available upon request.

Scotland

Spain

Sweden

  • ISEP - Mälardalen University, Spring Semester, Fall Quarter

    English options in:

    • Logistics Modeling and Analysis, Operations Management, Project Management, Manufacturing and Supply Chain Strategy, Supply Chain Management and Procurement
  • USAC - Linnaeus University, Spring Semester, Summer Quarter, Fall Quarter

    English options in:

    • Supply Chain Management and Procurement, Enterprise Resource Planning Systems, Logistics Modeling and Analysis, Manufacturing and Supply Chain Strategy

Switzerland

ISEP - Universität Zürich, Spring Semester, Fall Quarter

Options may be available in English and German through the Faculty of Business, Economics, and Informatics.

Middle East

United Arab Emirates

North America

Canada

  • ISEP - Brock University, Spring Semester, Fall Quarter
    • Operations Management, Project Management, Quality Management, Supply Chain Management and Procurement
  • ISEP - Thompson Rivers University, Spring Semester, Fall Quarter
    • Operations Management, Supply Chain Management and Procurement, Logistics Modeling and Analysis

Oceania

Australia

New Zealand

  • ISEP - NMIT Nelson, Spring Semester, Fall Quarter
    • Operations Management, Project Management
  • New Zealand Education, Spring Semester, Fall Quarter

    *Consider Direct Enrolling at Universities in New Zealand to save significantly on costs for semester or academic year, the cheaper programs start at $14,000!

    • Allows for study at numerous universities with full Operations/Supply Chain Management programs or course offerings
  • ISEP - University of Auckland, Spring Semester, Fall Quarter
    • Supply Chain Management and Procurement, Project Management, Operations Management, Quality Management, Manufacturing and Supply Chain Strategy
  • ISEP - University of Waikato, Spring Semester, Fall Quarter
    • Supply Chain Management and Procurement, Operations Management, Logistics Modeling and Analysis
  • ISEP - Massey University, Spring Semester, Fall Quarter
    • Operations Management, Logistics Modeling and Analysis, Supply Chain Management and Procurement, Project Management

South America

Argentina

Colombia

  • ISA - Barranquilla, Spring Semester, Summer Quarter, Fall Quarter

    English options in:

    • Supply Chain Management and Procurement, Logistics Modeling and Analysis, Project Management
  • ISEP - Universidad Icesi, Spring Semester, Fall Quarter

    Options may be available in Spanish.

Ecuador

ISEP - Universidad Casa Grande, Spring Semester, Fall Quarter

English option in:

  • Project Management

Additional options may be available in Spanish.

Uruguay

ISEP - Universidad Catolica de Uruguay, Spring Semester, Fall Quarter

Options may be available in Spanish.