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

Walton College Papers Win First and Second Place Transportation Journal Awards

Walton College Papers Win First and Second Place Transportation Journal Awards

Papers authored by faculty and Ph.D. graduates of the Walton College have been selected as first and second place winners of the Best Paper Award for 2016-17 by Transportation Journal.

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Walton Wins Awards, Accolades at Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals Conference

Walton Wins Awards, Accolades at Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals Conference

Carole Shook, an instructor in the Department of Supply Chain Management at the Sam M. Walton College of Business at the University of Arkansas, received the innovative teaching award from the Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals at the group’s annual conference in Atlanta.

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EPIC Spotlight: Rod Thomas

EPIC Spotlight: Rod Thomas

Rod Thomas grew up watching the men in his family toil in the factories where most of the nation’s popular tires were made. “They would come home covered in tire soot,” Thomas recalls.

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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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