Embrace new technology and lead innovation in the organizational structure
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Mini-MBA™: Supply Chain in a Digitized Network


The Mini-MBA™: Supply Chain in a Digitized Network is designed for experienced Supply Chain Leaders and Emerging Supply Chain Leaders proactively seeking to understand the massive shift and impact digital innovations and technology will have on the Supply Chain industry.

Every industry is ripe for digital disruption and Supply Chain is no exception. Innovation and technology is at the core of every business revolution and so it must be with your Supply Chain. This program is designed for those who aspire to embrace new technology and lead innovation in the organizational structure (e.g., talent, globalization, mergers & acquisitions, financial drivers, Centers of Excellence), technology (e.g., Internet of Things, Machine to Machine technology, Robotics, Omni-Channel Enhanced Customer Experiences, digital manufacturing) and processes (e.g., predictive analysis, advanced analytics, cloud computing, risk mitigation, procurement, fulfillment, lean and green principles). Progressive companies and leaders need to reexamine their current business models to maximize supply chain effectiveness, capture the essential technological capabilities required to enable high performing teams to proactively stay ahead of the competition.


Program Benefits

The Mini-MBA™: Supply Chain in a Digitized Network certificate program, will be led by a team of top industry experts and faculty from Rutgers Business School Supply Chain department and will present a new business model for Supply Chain in a Digitized Network. Through case studies, interactive sessions, and class exercises, participants will learn about the latest research, future trends and best practices in the industry. 

Key Topics Include: 


  • Developing New Perspectives in Supply Chain
  • Understanding the impact of Global Economics
  • Creating an Omni-Channel Customer Experience
  • Maximizing Global Agility in a Digital Age
  • Developing Data Driven insights to move from cloud to clarity
  • Building Resilient Organizations
  • Exploring the impact of the “Internet of Everything” in your Supply Chain
  • Navigating the Legal landscape and the complex world of contract negotiations
  • Discovering and leveraging the Green Value chain
  • Activating Innovation and Agile Development



In this spirit of transformation, we have incorporated cutting-edge digital technology into our teaching approach for this program: supplying all participants with their own Apple® iPad™ and leveraging a proprietary mobile application to deliver the course content. For those interested in academic graduate credit, one 3-credit elective course waiver is available toward an MBA degree or the Master of Science in Supply Chain Management


$4,995 per program

This program has been approved by the New Jersey Department of Labor for workforce training grants. Funding may be available for those receiving unemployment benefits. Contact us for more information.

This program has been approved by the State Approving Agency and the Veterans Administration.  Funding may be available for those eligible to receive GI Bill educational benefits.