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B.Sc. in PRODUCTION & OPERATIONS MANAGEMENT (POM)

4 Year Degree Course
The Bachelor of Science degree in Production and Operations Management has a strong business related base of core modules, with specialized modules that are focused on Production in a manufacturing environment and Operations Management

This Bachelor of Science degree is a 4-year programme. You have the choice of selecting your courses or modules, so that your course of study is completed through classes in the daytime, evening or on Sundays.

Students have the option of receiving an accredited Associate of Science Degree in Production & Operations Management award, after 2 years of study (64 credit hours) in this programme.

Course Objectives
Students will be competent when they are able to:

  • Create production schedules
  • Manage an operational environment 
  • Manage the purchasing function
  • Manage Warehouse & Inventory Control
  • Manage Projects

ACCREDITATION
UCC is a tertiary institution registered by the University Council of Jamaica (UCJ), the official local accrediting body for tertiary education. The Associate of Science degree In Production & Operations Management is an accredited programme. UCC is working closely with the UCJ, for full accreditation of this B.Sc. degree in Production and Operations Management.

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ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

  • To be unconditionally admitted to complete UCC undergraduate programmes, individuals should possess a minimum of five (5) subjects at the GCE or CSEC level at grades A, B, C or 1, 2, 3 respectively. A CSEC pass at level 3 must have been obtained since 1998.
  • Students with 7 CXCs/GCEs subjects including Mathematics and English Language grades 1 & 2; may be eligible for a 50% discount for the first 2 years (conditions apply).
  • Candidates who have a minimum of 4 CXCs can also apply pending the outstanding CXC subjects or can opt to do UCC replacement courses Core Mathematics, English for Academic Purpose and Fundamentals of Accounting.
  • Mature Entry: Must be working for 5 years or more, at a minimum age of 25 years, Submit academic qualifications, detailed resume, job letter and 3 Professional References.

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