Global Supply Chain Management Education at U INDY School of Business


Founded in 1902, the University of Indianapolis is a private, residential, metropolitan institution of higher learning that provides a transformational educational experience through strong programs in the liberal arts and sciences, selective professional and doctoral programs, collaborative partnerships throughout the city and the world, and a Christian tradition that emphasizes character formation and embraces diversity.

University of Indianapolis provides you with a small campus environment in the State's largest metropolitan marketplace. Students are provided opportunities that are seldom available at other private institutions. Nearly one hundred local corporations provide valuable internship experiences to the business students each year. The purpose of the School of Business is to provide students with a broad background in general business and economics and to give them adequate preparation to pursue graduate school and to assume responsible positions in business, industry, government, secondary teaching, or in nonprofit institutions.

The University of Indianapolis MBA Program offers students a wide range of options to help advance their careers and secure their future. These programs include on-campus programs in the evening, a Saturday executive MBA degree, and off-campus programs. MBA programs are offered at convenient locations near Fishers, Carmel, Westfield, Noblesville, Lawrence, Zionsville, Brownsburg, Plainfield and Avon, Indiana.

Academic Programs

Undergraduate Programs

  • BA or BS in Operations and Supply Chain Management : This program is for students interested in cutting-edge business strategies that integrate internal and external logistics across many manufacturers, suppliers, distributors, retailers, transportation providers, and third-party logistics firms to increase productivity and to obtain a competitive advantage for all parties involved. Students will learn a combination of skills in strategic sourcing, operations management, logistics, project management, and quality management, as well as quantitative analysis for decision making.

Graduate Programs

  • MBA Global Supply Chain Management Concentration: Students in the University of Indianapolis MBA program learn in small class sizes and receive instruction from regionally and nationally recognized faculty members. Top executives from local organizations are also brought into the classroom in order to provide students with cutting edge information. The curriculum is frequently updated to reflect what employers want out of employees, and what employees need to advance their careers.
  • Graduate Certificate in Global Supply Chain Management: The certificate is specifically designed to accelerate your career by providing you with the latest knowledge available in supply chain management. The goal is to provide career advancing knowledge in a compressed time frame. The curriculum is regularly reviewed and industry professionals are consulted in order to maintain the cutting edge nature of the programs.

UINDY Features

The University of Indianapolis (UIndy) is a private university and affiliated with United Methodist Church. With a branch campus in Athens, Greece, and affiliations with campuses in Belize (Galen University), China, Cyprus and Israel, the campus offers a very diverse population of students and opportunities. Founded in 1902, the university offers bachelor's, master's and doctorate, and has approximately 4300 students.

  • Campus: The main campus of the University is located on approximately 65 acres and comprises eight administrative and classroom buildings, six residence halls, Campus Apartments, and the president’s home. A wooded park and picnic area and an extensive recreational complex for intercollegiate and intramural athletics add to the attractiveness and utility of the campus.
  • Accreditation: The University of Indianapolis is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools (NCACS). College of Business programs are accredited by Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP).
  • International Sites: The University of Indianapolis offers associate, baccalaureate, and master’s degree programs at its accredited campus in Athens, Greece, and at two other accredited international sites. All degree programs offered at the Athens campus and the other international sites are closely patterned after those offered in Indianapolis and accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools. Students enrolled primarily in Indianapolis are encouraged to participate in study-abroad programs at international sites.
  • International Affiliations: The University of Indianapolis seeks and maintains agreements with several institutions of higher education throughout the world. Established with a mutual desire to promote educational exchange and international cooperation, sister-school programs and articulation agreements facilitate exchange of faculty members, undergraduate and graduate students, visiting scholars, and administrators. These programs also support the exchange of culture, research, and educational materials.
  • Spring Term Travel Opportunities: Intensive three-week travel courses are led by University of Indianapolis faculty to countries throughout the world and in a variety of educational fields. To encourage participation, tuition costs are waived for University of Indianapolis students who were enrolled full-time for the two semesters as undergraduates prior to the travel course. The remaining costs of these programs include airfare, hotel accommodations, local travel, and partial board. Costs average approximately ,000. Travel grants may be available to eligible students.
  • College Consortium for International Studies: As a member of the College Consortium for International Studies, University of Indianapolis students may participate in summer, semester, or academic-year programs in a variety of academic fields from more than 32 countries. Students enrolled in CCIS programs earn direct credit at the University.
  • Residence Life System: The University residence life system is composed of six residence halls and one apartment complex located on the main campus. Priority in housing is generally reserved for full-time undergraduate students enrolled in the day division. Remaining housing, based on the availability of space, may be assigned to graduate and part-time students.