Start by taking a single course
At CalSouthern, you have the option of enrolling in a course without committing to a degree program. It’s a fantastic way to get a feel for the CalSouthern online learning experience before enrolling. You can apply the credits you earn to a CalSouthern bachelor’s degree program, or, since CalSouthern is regionally accredited, the credits are readily transferable into a bachelor’s program at another institution, as well.* Or, maybe you simply want to gain college-level knowledge and expertise in a topic area of interest to you.
Choose from any of the undergraduate courses in CalSouthern’s School of Business. A vast selection of subjects are available, on topics as diverse as business communication, marketing, finance, human resources and international business.
Getting started is quick and easy. No entrance exams are required and you don’t have to provide official transcripts. Courses start every month and you’ll never encounter a closed course or waiting list!
*Although credits from regionally accredited institutions like CalSouthern are readily accepted by other universities, acceptance is at the discretion of the receiving institution.
Undergraduate Business Courses
MGT 2124 Operations Management
This class will examine the activities that create value as goods or services through the transfer of inputs into outputs. It is the creation of goods and services otherwise known as production. It presents a state-of-the art view of the activities of the operations function including a blend of topics from accounting, industrial engineering, management, management science, and statistics.Learning Outcomes:
- Describe a brief history of operations management.
- Explain the role of the project manager.
- Explain the concepts of manufacturability and value engineering.
- Describe why quality is important.
- Explain three methods of solving the location problem.
- Describe different approaches to negotiations.
- Explain ABC analysis.
- Explain enterprise resource planning.
- Explain principles of Toyota productions systems.
- Identify how to measure system reliability.
- Evaluate course concepts critically and competently through interaction with Learners and Faculty Mentor.
- Practice ethical behavior in regard to information and information technology.