University of Arkansas

Walton College

The Sam M. Walton College of Business

The Supply Chain Leaders of Tomorrow

Northwest Arkansas is the beating heart of the world's supply chain industry. The Department of Supply Chain Management at the Walton College of Business is uniquely positioned by its close proximity to over 300 Fortune 500 companies that have established satellite operations in Northwest Arkansas to support the world's largest retailer. Learn more...

Academic Programs

In addition to faculty expertise, our students benefit from the Walton College Supply Chain Management Research Center, which connects students to industry executives, internships, and job opportunities. Recognizing the quality of the SCM program faculty and graduates, the U.S. News & World Report has rated the Walton Supply Chain program among the best in the United States.

 

 


Supply Chain Undergraduate Program
Bachelor’s Degree

Students wishing to major in Supply Chain Management have a choice between two concentrations: the Transportation and Logistics concentration, and the Retail concentration.

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Supply Chain Graduate Programs
Master's Degree and Ph.D Program

From production to consumption, a company's success hinges on its supply chain. The Supply Chain Career Track of the Walton MBA prepares students for leadership positions in this field.

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Executive Education
Redesign your operations for peak performance.

Walton Executive Education delivers unparalleled customized education programs tailored to your specific needs. We provide trusted advisors to help in moving your company's strategies forward. Our cadre of instructors includes seasoned practitioners and nationally-recognized faculty from a variety of industries, as well as, consultative experts in multiple disciplines.

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New & Noteworthy

Supply Chain Management Alumni Receive Awards at Academy of Management Meeting

Supply Chain Management Alumni Receive Awards at Academy of Management Meeting

Two recent graduates of the supply chain management Ph.D. program at the Sam M. Walton College of Business at the University of Arkansas received awards at the annual meeting of the Academy of Management.

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Research Paper Addresses Walmart Sustainability

Research Paper Addresses Walmart Sustainability

An article co-authored by David Hyatt, research associate professor of supply chain management at the Sam M. Walton College of Business at the University of Arkansas, addresses how Walmart came to be one of the most sustainability-minded companies in the world.

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Psychological Stressors Affect Truck Driver’s Experience and Contribute to Shortage in Industry

Psychological Stressors Affect Truck Driver’s Experience and Contribute to Shortage in Industry

A 2017 study published in the Transportation Journal gives insight into truck driver woes. These authors went straight to the source and talked to truck drivers about what phenomena cause them stress.

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The Supply Chain Management Research Center

Beyond faculty expertise, our students benefit from the College's Supply Chain Management Research Center, which connects students to industry executives leading to job opportunities, internships and other support.

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