MBA in International Supply Chain Management

International Purchasing and Supply Chain Management Institute
Program Director

Dr. Graw

Mode of Study
Distance Learning
General Information

Supply chain management is unique and, to some degree, represents a paradox because it is concerned with one of the oldest and also the most newly discovered activities of business. Supply chain system activities –production, inventory management, warehousing, and transportation have been performed since the start of commercial activity. It is difficult to visualize any product that could reach a customer without a corresponding supply chain. Yet it is only over the last few years that firms have started focusing on supply chain management as a source of competitive advantage. In industry it has become a widely accepted understanding that a company’s performance is hugely impacted by its supply chain performance. This becomes even more important given constantly decreasing product life cycles, pervasive SKU proliferation and fierce competition. Supply chain management today represents a great challenge as well as a tremendous opportunity for most firms.

In an increasingly globalized economy, more and more production is outsourced. This means that innovative supply chain management is the key to commercial survival. This program meets the growing demand for supply chain management experts who have a deep understanding of the role of innovation in business success. This master degree program is a multi-disciplinary combination of supply chain management, innovation and entrepreneurship. The knowledge and skills you gain will give you the edge when it comes to setting up your own business. You will also be perfectly positioned to manage the strategic change projects in the supply chains of global organizations that will put them ahead of the competition. This program provides graduates with an advanced understanding of principles, practice and skills in the areas of international supply chain management for a career in manufacturing, distribution and related industries. It also provides students with the opportunity to develop and apply those skills through the integration and application of knowledge to examine and evaluate case studies.

Admission Requirement
Applicants may apply as Regular Degree Applicants if they have a bachelor’s degree in any area of study from a Government-approved or accredited institution. When a student is certified as a Certified International Supply Chain Managers (CISCM), or Purchasing professionals, he/she shall be given credit for 3 to 9 of the 12 required courses for the MBA ISCM.
Professional Recognition
PHU is internationally accredited by International Accreditation Organization ( We are also recognized by The Institute of Professional Financial Managers (UK), Chartered Institute of Professional Financial Managers (USA), The Academy of Executives & Administrators and Society of Business Practitioners (UK), Association of Chartered Certified Forensic Accountants (ACCFA) and International Institute of Certified Forensic Investigation Professionals Inc. (IICFIP). IPSCMI, The International Purchasing and Supply Chain Management Institute, is a prestigious professional institute offering purchasing and supply chain management certifications throughout the world in all modes of instruction, including conventional public seminars, online courses, in-house seminars and other distance learning modes.
Open Enrollment Policy
Students can enroll at any time from anywhere. All of the courses are distance learning courses offered online through the International Purchasing and Supply Chain Management Institute (IPSCMI)
SCM 7001 Introduction to Logistics and Supply Chain Management
SCM 7002 Purchasing Management
SCM 7003 Contract Management and Administration
SCM 7004 Contract Law
SCM 7005 The Domestic and International Transportation Systems
SCM 7006 Production Planning and Scheduling
SCM 7007 Inventory Management
SCM 7008 Logistics Structure and Productivity, Quality Management, Statistical Process (Quality) Control, E-Commerce (E-Logistics) and Third Party Logistics
SCM 7009 Essentials of Management
SCM 7010 Cost and Price Analysis
SCM 7011 Contract Negotiation
SCM 7012 Strategic and International Purchasing
Students who have completed the CPP certification will be given credit for completion of two of the 12 courses (SCM 7002 and SCM7003). Students who have completed either the CPPM, CIPM, CISM, C.P.M. or CPSM certification will be given credit for completion of four of the 12 courses (SCM 7002, SCM 7003, SCM7007 and SCM 7009). Students who have completed “Certified International Supply Chain Manager” (CISCM) certification program will be given credit for completion of 9 courses (SCM 7001 thru SCM 7009).
For CISCM certified students, they will be awarded an MBA ISCM degree from Pebble Hills University after they have completed the following three online courses,
SCM 7010 Cost and Price Analysis
SCM 7011 Contract Negotiation
SCM 7012 Strategic and International Purchasing
Fees And Finance
For student with CISCM $2080
For student not having the CISCM $2800
Graduation Requirement

Students require 36 credits to graduate; Average GPA of 3.0; Any outstanding financial obligations must be paid
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