University of Arkansas

Walton College

The Sam M. Walton College of Business

Graduate Programs

The Supply Chain Management Career Track of the Walton MBA prepares you for leadership positions in the fast-growing and fast-moving supply chain field. The PhD program in Business Administration with a Concentration in Supply Chain Management prepares individuals for academic careers in research, teaching, and service at universities.

MBA Program

From production to consumption, a company's success hinges on its supply chain. As a supply chain professional, you will have responsibility for the logistics network design, inventory management, forecasting, replenishment, and other processes that integrate supply and demand needs.

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Ph.D. Program

Students seeking admission into the doctoral program should have the interest and commitment to pursue the knowledge and skills necessary for academic careers at leading universities and institutions, including an intellectual curiosity for both the theoretical and substantive domains.

Students in the program gain knowledge in the theoretical and substantive areas of supply chain management and conceptual skills and methodological tools necessary to design and conduct independent research and interact with others in academic and business environments.

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New & Noteworthy

Walton College Research Professor Honored by North American Case Research Association

Walton College Research Professor Honored by North American Case Research Association

A research associate professor of supply chain management in the Sam M. Walton College of Business has been honored by the North American Case Research Association for his collaboration with an Arkansas Company—Delta Plastics—to produce a written case study on the introduction of a new product.

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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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