​Resources for Students

Resources for your journey.

The Supply Chain Management Institute equips "Knauss School of Business" students and alumni with valuable skill-building tools such as career services, networking opportunities, facility and plant tours, discounts on professional memberships and more.

Join a nationally-recognized professional organization.

As a student, you can join forward-thinking professionals as members of one or more of the top supply chain management organizations. Most of these groups are free or affordably priced for you to join. They offer a great way to connect with student peers, faculty and industry professionals.

The Supply Chain Management Association (SCMA) serves as the university student organization of the Supply Chain Management Institute.

Student Plant Tour


Supply Chain Management Association: University of San Diego student organizations (free)

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Institute for Supply Management
($35/year, includes SD chapter dues)



Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals ($40/year)



Association for Supply Chain Management - formerly APICS (free)

Expert career guidance. At your service.

Learn about the dozens of professional and career development services we've made available to you, such as interviewing workshops, career expos and graduate school planning.