Operations Management Concentration

The Operations Management concentration provides students with management skills for planning, coordinating, and controlling the people and technology used to transform raw materials into goods and services. Students with a concentration in Operations Management are well prepared to contribute to the economic development and competitiveness of New Mexico and the U.S. by taking advantage of excellent career opportunities in consulting, inventory planning, purchasing, supply chain management, production control, production scheduling, quality management, and material resource planning in a wide variety of manufacturing and service industries. These include manufacturing, banking, insurance, hospitals, tourism, and construction.

Careers in Operations

For an overview of careers in financial management, including average yearly salaries and sample occupations, please review the Careers in Operations handout. For additional questions and career guidance, please consult Anderson Career Services.

Operations Concentration Checklist

Download the checklist for BBA students and use this worksheet as a guide to satisfy your graduation requirements. Check off the courses as you complete them to keep track of your progress.

Questions regarding concentration requirements should be addressed with your BBA advisor or with the Operations Faculty Concentration Advisor.

Operations checklist for BBA students:

Download Operations Checklist

Previous Checklists

Older checklists for students admitted prior to the semester listed can request a checklist from their Academic Advisor.

Dual Concentration Program

The areas of Marketing and Operations Management have created a dual concentration program. Students may pursue a dual concentration in Marketing and Operations by taking as few as 21 credit hours including MGMT 433, 434, 435, 481, 486, 488 and one additional Operations elective: 462 or an pre-approved 490.

Dual Concentration checklist for BBA students:

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Concentration Checklist

Advisement Center Concentration Advisor

Rob Hogan
  • Rob Hogan
  • Sr. Academic Advisor
  • Email: robhogan@unm.edu
  • Phone: (505) 277-3290
  • Office: MCM Advisement
  • WWW: https://www.mgt.unm.edu/advisement/
  • About Rob: Rob has over 22 years' experience in higher education. His first position was at San Francisco State University in Student Affairs, then as a Paralegal at the University of New Mexico in the area of employment law, then as Associate Director of Transfer Affairs and Articulation at The College of Saint Rose and then Assistant Registrar for Transfer Credit at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in New York. Robert has a bachelor of arts degree in Cultural Studies with a concentration in Literature from the State University of New York, Empire State College and a masters of education degree in Higher Education Leadership & Administration from The College of Saint Rose. In his free time, Rob is an avid hiker and bike rider and loves hiking in the Sandia Mountains or riding his bicycle down by the Rio Grande.

Operations Faculty Concentration Advisor

Cheping '<em>Jack</em>' Su

Department Contact Information

The Operations Concentration falls within the Department of Marketing, Information Systems, Information Assurance, & Operations Management (MIDS). For more information about this department, including contact information for the department chair, please visit the MIDS Department Website.