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Operations Manager, SUNY Upstate Medical University
Major: Business Administration BBA

School of Agriculture, Sustainability, Business and Entrepreneurship

Dean: Christopher L. Nyberg
Phone: (315) 684-6083

Course Description

Production & Operation Mgt

This course examines the strategy and control processes that transform resources into finished goods and services. The primary focus is the use of quantitative techniques for analysis and decision-making, the role of productivity, quality, job design, human resources and other tasks to maximize operational performance. The emphasis is on principles of production system design and operation. Prior exposure to statistics is strongly recommended (MATH 141 or BSAD 221). Prerequisites: MATH 102 or higher and CITA 101 or OFFT 110, and junior level standing or permission of instructor 3 credits (2 lecture hours, 2 laboratory hours), fall or spring semester

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Admissions Requirements

First-year students
Minimum SAT scores of 550 math and 450 verbal.

Transfer Students Required
Transcripts to show successful completion of an A.A.S. or A.S. degree or 60 hours of lower division course work (from an accredited college or university) with a minimum GPA of 2.5. 
Completion of MATH 103 – College Algebra (C or better required) or equivalent prior to enrollment in the program.