Supply Chain Management Adult Degree

The Supply Chain Management major at Avila

Forward-looking businesses and organization increasingly are looking to trained professionals who know how to get products from point A to point B quickly, efficiently, and profitably.

Avila’s Supply Chain Management degree gives you the know-how you need to begin your career.

Avila’s faculty and staff offer decades of experience in national and international business organizations. Our small classes mean you will receive individualized instruction directly from your professors. To fit your schedule, classes are offered in a mixture of synchronous and asynchronous formats so you can tackle your coursework when it works for you. And our robust remote learning solutions connect you with your instructor and classmates easily, wherever you are.

Estimated 2021-2022 costs before financial aid
Adult Student Undergraduate Tuition =  $468 / credit hour
(Books and class materials are your responsibility in all Adult undergraduate programs.)
25% Discount for Displaced Workers Enrolling in any Institute for Professional Studies Classes
Now available to all workers who are displaced, laid-off, or furloughed. This 25% off of tuition discount is available to your spouse or partner as well. Apply within six months of separation from your employer and enroll in Fall 2021 classes to qualify.
EARN YOUR DEGREE ON YOUR SCHEDULE. The flexibility of the Avila Institute’s Supply Chain Management undergraduate degree allows you to learn when it’s convenient to you.

You can do this: Online bachelor’s degree in supply chain management.

Set your own pace and schedule — each 8-week course is delivered 100% online throughout the year which allows you to progress according to your personal schedule. For more than 20 years, Avila has helped adult learners succeed in, and out, of the classroom. You’ve got this.

Logo for CAEL for academic year 2020-21

At Avila we understand that learning takes place outside the classroom. Through the Council on Adult and Experiential Learning (CAEL) you can earn college credit through transfer, prior learning portfolio, correspondence, military service, and standardized tests. To get credit for what you already know, see our page on Prior Learning Assessment (PLA).

President Ronald Slepitza smiles on the commencement stage
Interested in supply chain management?:

“At Avila, I’ve learned to be more of a leader and know how I want to be seen in a professional way. Avila has a very good name in this community. People hear you name Avila, and they believe you have a good head on your shoulders.”

Shawna Westphal ’13

Supply Chain Management is a fast-paced and in-demand career. You’ll graduate from Avila prepared with a thorough understanding of how to profitably integrate material flow through suppliers, manufacturers, wholesalers, distributors, and retailers to the final customer.

When you graduate, you’ll join the thousands-strong community of accomplished Avila business alumni comprised of current and future leaders of companies throughout Kansas City. This network, paired with an Avila degree in Supply Chain Management, will help you take control of your career and put you on the trajectory for success. 

Student receives advising from professor

Be Prepared for Your Career

Kansas City’s long history as a crossroads for national business supply chains and the increasing prevalence of wholesale shipping means that careers in this field will continue to be in high demand.

Working adults not only leave our program prepared academically, but they also benefit from the network of connections of their instructors. Your classes will be lead by professionals who are active in their fields. Small class sizes. Interactive and collaborative courses. You’ll find your mentor here.

Avila Professor Daniel George in class with a group of students

RElated Careers

  • Materials Planner / Buyer
  • Sourcing Analyst
  • Transportation Coordinator
  • Logistics Analyst
  • Inventory Controller
  • Forecast Analyst
  • Supply Chain Analyst

Related Industries

  • Retail
  • Healthcare
  • Energy

Transferring to Avila?

We work with you to make the most of your transfer credits so you’re on track to graduate with a bachelor’s degree.

4+1 MBA Degree Option

Earn your Bachelor’s degree and MBA together

Interested in earning your MBA faster? The Avila School of Business offers an early admission option to outstanding business students. This option allows you to earn your bachelor’s and master’s degrees in as few as five years. Students are eligible to apply after completion of at least 55 credit hours. Once in, you can begin taking graduate-level courses after 75 credit hours are earned.

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Student Success Center

If you need help in the classroom, help with your schedule, or a counselor, Avila’s Student Success Center (SSC) is here. Your success is what makes Avila special. The SSC makes your move into college smoother and can assist you throughout your college journey.


Avila University School of Business, Whitfield Center
11901 Wornall Road / Kansas City, MO 64145 / 816-501-3720

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