Operations management is the planning and execution of operations in the service and manufacturing worlds. This includes demand forecasting, production planning, inventory control, quality management and supply chain collaboration.
Project management is the planning and execution of projects in the service and business worlds. This includes project initiating, project planning, project executing, project monitoring and controlling, and project closing.
Effectiveness in both areas is of utmost importance for the success and survival of a firm.
SNHU's operations & project management programs online help students solve business problems in the production of goods and services using quantitative methods. Operations & project management program degrees online lead to a variety of jobs, including operations analyst/manager, project analyst/coordinator/manager, supply chain analyst/manager and logistics engineer, among many others.