Free Online Operations Management Courses from Top Universities

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Operations management courses are offered online for free by the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Open University. Interested individuals can learn about this area of study at their own pace.
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Free Operations Management Courses

Operations management courses are offered for free online from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology or Open University. Students can download courses as an eBook or entire course materials from these websites listed below.

Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)

MIT makes freely available to the public these listed courses on operations management. Choose from operations strategy or a seminar in operations management, among other topics.

Open University

Open University offers classes in online operations management for free. These courses center around advanced topics of theory and technology for operations managers to consider.

Free Online Operations Management Courses At a Glance

Course & School Program Level Format Assignments Quizzes & Exams Downloadable
Operations Management course from MIT Graduate Text/lecture notes Yes No Yes
The Theory of Operations Management course from MIT Graduate Text/lecture notes Yes No Yes
Seminar in Operations Management course from MIT Graduate Textbook/lecture notes Yes No Yes
Introduction to Operations Management course from MIT Graduate Textbook/lecture notes Yes No Yes
Operations Strategy course from MIT Graduate Textbook/lecture notes Yes No Yes
Proseminar in Manufacturing course from MIT Graduate Projects Yes No Yes
Operations, Technology and Stakeholder Value course from Open University Advanced Text Yes No Yes
Understanding Operations Management course from Open University Advanced Text Yes No Yes

Popular Schools

  • Online Programs Available
    1. Purdue University Global

    Program Options

    Master's
      • MBA: Project Management
      • Master: Management/Project Mgmt
      • M.S. in Management
      • Master : Business Admin
    Bachelor's
      • BS in Business Administration - Supply Chain Management and Logistics
      • BBA: Project Management
      • Bachelor of Business Admin
      • BSBA - Investment
    Associate's
      • Associate: Business Admin.
      • AASBA in Small Business Management
      • AASBA in Health Club Operations
      • AASBA -Entrepreneurship
  • Online Programs Available
    2. Claremont Graduate University

    Program Options

    Master's
      • Master of Science in Evaluation & Applied Research
      • Master of Science in Marketing Analytics
  • Online Programs Available
    3. Colorado State University Global

    Program Options

    Master's
      • MS - Management
      • MS - Organizational Leadership
      • Master of Project Management
    Bachelor's
      • BS - Business Management
      • BS - Organizational Leadership
      • BS - Project Management
    Certificate
      • Undergraduate Certificate - Project Management
  • Online Programs Available
    4. American University

    Program Options

    Master's
      • Master of Science in Agile Project Management
      • Master of Science in Measurement and Evaluation
  • Campus and Online Programs
    5. Full Sail University

    Program Options

    Master's
      • M.S. - Entertainment Business
    Bachelor's
      • B.S. - Music Business
      • B.S. - Sports Marketing and Media
  • Online Programs Available
    6. Northcentral University

    Program Options

    Doctorate
      • Doctor of Business Admin - Project Management
      • PhD in Business Admin - Project Management
      • Doctor of Business Admin - General Business
      • Doctor of Business Admin - Management
      • DMFT - Small Business & Entrepreneurship
      • PhD-TIM - IT Project Management
    Master's
      • MBA - Project Management
      • Master of Business Admin - General Business
      • MBA - Strategic Management
      • MBA - Management
      • MBA - Management Information Systems
      • MS - Organizational Leadership: Nonprofit Management
  • Online Programs Available
    7. Biola University

    Program Options

    Bachelor's
      • Online BS in Business Management
  • Online Programs Available
    8. Grand Canyon University

    Program Options

    Doctorate
      • DBA - Management
    Master's
      • MBA and MS in Leadership (Dual Degree)
      • MBA: Leadership
      • M.B.A. with an Emphasis in Project Management
      • MBA
    Bachelor's
      • Bachelor of Science in Business for Secondary Education
  • Online Programs Available
    9. Brenau University

    Program Options

    Master's
      • Master of Science in Organizational Leadership-Management
      • Masters in Business Administration - Management
      • Master of Science - Entrepreneurship
      • Master of Science in Organizational Leadership-Business Analytics
      • Master of Science in Organizational Leadership-Nonprofit Leadership
      • Master of Science in Organizational Leadership-Project Management
    Bachelor's
      • Bachelor in Business Adminstration - Operations Management
      • Bachelor in Business Adminstration
    Certificate
      • Post Graduate Certificate - Management
      • Post Graduate Certificate - Business Analytics
      • Post Graduate Certificate - Nonprofit Leadership
      • Post Graduate Certificate - Project Management
      • Post Graduate Certificate - Strategic Thinking and Innovation
  • Online Programs Available
    10. Herzing University

    Program Options

    Master's
      • MBA
      • MBA Dual Concentration: Accounting and Project Management
      • MBA Dual Concentration: Business Mgmt & Project Mgmt.
      • MBA Dual Concentration: Project/Technology Management
      • MBA Dual Concentration: Healthcare Management and Project Management
      • MBA Dual Concentration: HR & Project Mgmt.
    Bachelor's
      • B.S. - Business Management With No Concentration
    Associate's
      • Associate of Science - Business Management
      • Associate of Science - Business Studies

Featured Schools

The schools and programs listed below are popular educational options, and tuition varies based on program and location

Purdue University Global

  • MBA: Project Management
  • BS in Business Administration - Supply Chain Management and Logistics
  • Associate: Business Admin.

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Claremont Graduate University

  • Master of Science in Evaluation & Applied Research
  • Master of Science in Marketing Analytics

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Colorado State University Global

  • MS - Management
  • BS - Business Management
  • Undergraduate Certificate - Project Management

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American University

  • Master of Science in Agile Project Management
  • Master of Science in Measurement and Evaluation

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Full Sail University

  • M.S. - Entertainment Business
  • B.S. - Music Business
  • B.S. - Sports Marketing and Media

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Northcentral University

  • Doctor of Business Admin - Project Management
  • PhD in Business Admin - Project Management
  • MBA - Project Management
  • Master of Business Admin - General Business

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Biola University

  • Online BS in Business Management

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Grand Canyon University

  • DBA - Management
  • MBA and MS in Leadership (Dual Degree)
  • Bachelor of Science in Business for Secondary Education

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