MSM-OR/SCM Career Management

Where Are MSM-OR/SCM Students Being Hired?

Graduates of our MSM-OR/SCM program are in great demand in the logistics, consulting, manufacturing, healthcare, banking and insurance industries. Historically, students receive offers of employment shortly after (or even before) graduation. For example, 97% of the Class of 2015 seeking full-time employment in the U.S. were placed in jobs within six months of graduating. Students' first-year compensation ranges from $55,000 to $100,000.

The following firms and organizations have invested in Weatherhead MSM-OR/SCM graduates:

Locations Where Our Students Accept Jobs

Pie chart showing the following data: Cleveland = 57%; New York, NY = 14%; San Francisco, CA = 8%; Columbus, OH = 8%; Los Angeles, CA = 5%; Other = 8%

SCM by Top Five Industries

Pie chart showing the following data: Retail/Consumer Based Goods = 30%; Healthcare/Helath Technology = 25%; Oil & Gas/Steel = 11%; Consulting = 8%; Automotive = 8%

Student Internships

Weatherhead MSM-OR/SCM students apply skills they've learned in the classroom out in the real world through a variety of internships.

Read more about how students have utilized knowledge learned in the classroom and program resources to secure an internship in big data analytics and an internship in creative supply chain solutions.

Career Resources

Weatherhead students are encouraged to connect with the Career Management Office early on in their academic program to gain the most from the resources and services available. Some of the services our Career Management Office provides include:

To assist with employment opportunities students can also connect with Matthew Maloney, OR/SCM program director, to develop an individualized career action plan. The department’s LinkedIn group for students and alumni helps facilitate engagement with the extensive MSM-OR/SCM network. Students must first join the Weatherhead LinkedIn group before becoming a member of the OR/SCM subgroup.

Learn more about career management resources.