Supply Chain Management

Customers in today’s complex global marketplace expect high quality, low prices, fast turnaround, and on-time delivery. To successfully compete, organizations have improved supply chain management practices and as a result, well-trained, well-educated supply chain professionals are playing an increasingly important role in their organizations.

The APICS Certified Supply Chain Professional (CSCP) program provides you with increased credibility and recognition in your workplace. Distinguish yourself by committing to continued education that sharpens your skills. This program gives you the opportunity to master supply chain management and all its facets, including new developments and concepts.

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Course Fees & Schedule

$1950.00 - APICS members

$2050.00 - non members. 

Registration fees include APICS CSCP Learning System manuals, learning system online software, instructor handouts, and 39 hours of classroom instruction.

Registration, Billing/Payments and Cancellation Policy

Course Dates Location
Tuesday Evenings
September 15 through December 15, 2015
6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Villanova University
Main Campus
Villanova, PA 19085

About the Program

The APICS CSCP program will equip you with the knowledge and skills demanded of supply chain leaders in all sectors of the worldwide economy, including service, manufacturing, and government.

Individuals will review designing a successful supply chain strategy; effectively managing supplier and customer relationships; recognizing how logistics, technology, and data can enhance performance; and how to seamlessly incorporate all processes to increase customer satisfaction and improve the organization’s bottom line.

To earn the APICS CSCP designation, candidates must meet eligibility requirements and pass the APICS CSCP exam. To help you get started, APICS has developed the APICS CSCP Learning System, a comprehensive professional development and exam preparation program. It combines print materials with online components to deliver a customized learning experience. This easy-to-use system is self-directed but can be combined with an instructor-led course if you prefer a classroom setting.

Upon completion of the course, candidates will receive a certificate for 3.9 CEUs (Continuing Education Units) from Villanova University.

With the APICS Certified Supply Chain Professional (CSCP) program, you can take your career and organization in a new and exciting direction. Shape your future, align your goals, and distinguish yourself from the competition. In this challenging global marketplace, only the most well-trained, well-educated professionals will be sought after by employers and valued by organizations. Join their ranks today by earning the APICS CSCP designation.

APICS CSCP Program Benefits

  • The APICS CSCP certification encompasses the entire global supply chain
  • The APICS CSCP sets the standard for certification.  It is administered in 72 countries and preferred by leading companies worldwide
  • Employers and recruiters seek APICS CSCP designees
  • The APICS CSCP increases your professional value and secures your future

By earning the APICS CSCP designation, you will demonstrate significant commitment to your profession  and your career, distinguish yourself as an industry expert, and excel with your newly acquired specialized knowledge.

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Course Curriculum

The learning system is divided into three modules:

  • APICS Fundamentals of Supply Chain Management
  • APICS Supply Chain Strategy, Design and Compliance
  • APICS Implementation and Operations

APICS Certified Supply Chain Professional Exam

The APICS CSCP examination is available to individuals who have relevant work experience and education. To Be eligible for the APICS CSCP exam, a candidate must meet one of the following criteria:

  • Bachelor's degree or international equivalent OR
  • Hold an active CPIM, CFPIM, CIRM, SCOR-P, CPM, CSM or CPSM credential OR
  • Three years of related business experience.

To find out more, learn about eligibility requirements, or try a free demo of the learning system, visit

To register for the APICS CSCP CBT Exam
Candidates must obtain eligibility at least two weeks before scheduling their APICS CSCP exam.

Testing dates for the CSCP Computer Based Testing (CBT) are:

  • 2015: July 11 - August 29, 2015, October 31 - December 19, 2015
  • 2016: March 19 - May 7, 2016

For information, including application, applying for the CSCP exam eligibility, registration process, testing locations, and exam dates, visit

  • International Testing
    APICS has contracted with Certification Administrators to serve customers testing internationally. To learn more about testing outside North America, click here.   

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