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 Ph.D. 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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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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Walton College Establishes Blockchain Center of Excellence

Walton College Establishes Blockchain Center of Excellence

Building on its history as a global leader in information systems research, the Sam M. Walton College of Business Department of Information Systems at the University of Arkansas has established the Blockchain Center of Excellence to discover and disseminate innovative uses of the emerging technology and to teach students its importance to the future of … Continue reading Walton College Establishes Blockchain Center of Excellence

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Sodero Article Featured as ‘Research for the Real World’

Sodero Article Featured as ‘Research for the Real World’

Research led by Annibal Sodero, Walton College assistant professor in the Department of Supply Chain Management, has been selected as part of the “Research for the Real World” series in a special issue of Supply Chain Quarterly.

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