Internships & Opportunities

The Supply Chain Management BBA program provides opportunities for students to learn about supply chain management in an integrated business framework from distinguished faculty and regional industry experts. The program prepares students to operate and lead major aspects of the supply system in both established and start-up firms.

A key feature of this major is that it provides students with individualized academic and career advising. Supply chain management faculty work in collaboration with the Center for Student Professional Development to connect students with the regional industry associations, leaders, alumni and corporate partners to prepare them for their future careers.

Temple University Supply Chain Association

Interested students can pursue membership in Temple University’s Supply Chain Association (TUSCA), which provides professional development and networking opportunities through close partnerships with leading professionals in the Philadelphia region and beyond. Learn more about the TUSCA.

Careers

Graduates of the Supply Chain Management BBA program will be prepared for professional roles in the fields of

  • disposition/investment recovery,
  • distribution,
  • inventory control,
  • logistics,
  • manufacturing supervision,
  • materials management,
  • packaging,
  • procurement/purchasing,
  • product/service development,
  • quality,
  • receiving,
  • strategic sourcing,
  • transportation/traffic/shipping and
  • warehousing/stores.

Alumni Employers

Temple University maintains strong ties with employers, both within the city of Philadelphia and beyond, who’ve employed, or currently employ, former Temple students. Graduates from the Supply Chain Management program have gone on to work for a variety of employers, including

  • Allied Universal,
  • Amazon,
  • AmerisourceBergen Corp,
  • Ancillare,
  • ARAMARK,
  • BDP International,
  • Becker's School Supplies,
  • Boiron USA,
  • Burlington Stores,
  • C.H. Robinson,
  • Crayola,
  • DePuy Synthes Companies,
  • Dorman Products, Inc.,
  • Exelon Corporation,
  • Hamburg Süd,
  • IKEA,
  • IKEA Purchasing Services (U.S.) Inc,
  • JDA Software,
  • Jillamy Inc.,
  • John Vena Inc.,
  • Kampi Components,
  • Kemco Trucking Inc.,
  • L'Oreal USA,
  • Lockheed Martin,
  • Marsh & McLennan Agency,
  • NFI,
  • Penn Medicine,
  • PNC Financial Services Group,
  • Preferred,
  • PwC,
  • Quality Roofing Supply,
  • Ready Pac Foods,
  • SES Philadelphia,
  • Temple University,
  • Tharwat Farms,
  • Uni-Mart,
  • United States Cold Storage,
  • United States Marine Corps Officer Selection Station: Philadelphia,
  • Vanguard and
  • Wawa Inc.

Career Services

Outcomes

Career opportunities and mid-career salaries for the Supply Chain Management Major may include the following examples.

Career

Median Salary*

Business Teachers, Postsecondary

$83,960.00

Industrial Engineers

$87,040.00

Logisticians

$74,600.00

Logistics Managers

$94,730.00

Loss Prevention Managers

$107,480.00

Outdoor Power Equipment & Other Small Engine Mechanics

$35,400.00

Production, Planning, & Expediting Clerks

$47,580.00

Purchasing Managers

$118,940.00

* Data obtained from the Occupational Information Network (O*NET) under sponsorship of the U.S. Department of Labor/Employment and Training Administration (USDOL/ETA).