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Schedule & Fees

Program Schedule

Dates Days/Times Registration
Sept. 18 - Nov. 20, 2019 Wednesdays, 6-9 p.m. Program Registration


  • Duration: 14 weeks
  • Location: CSUSM campus
  • Fee: Refer to APICS registration website
  • Discounts: Not availalbe

Course Topics

The CSCP Body of Knowledge is the foundation of the program and provides candidates with the necessary tools to effectively manage global supply chain activities and implement best practice approaches to increase supply chain efficiencies. Primary topic areas include:

Fundamentals of Supply Chain Management

  • Broad concepts of supply chain management, including primary processes, objectives, integration methods and benefits
  • Key measures for planning and controlling inventories
  • Demand forecasting and management techniques

Supply Chain Strategy, Design and Compliance

  • Globalization effects on inbound and outbound logistics
  • Technologies for design, data, operations and communications in supply chain
  • Core concepts of CRM, including strategies, technologies and key implementation challenges

Implementation and Operations

  • Managing supply from internal and external sources
  • Implementation of demand plans, including prioritization and fulfillment
  • Capturing and communicating point-of-sale data