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. Kaplan University

    Program Options

    Master's
      • MBA: Project Management
      • Master: Management/Project Mgmt
      • M.S. in Management
      • Master : Business Admin
      • MBA: Health Care Management
    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
    Certificate
      • Executive Leader Graduate Certificate
  • Campus and Online Programs
    2. Louisiana State University Shreveport

    Program Options

    Master's
      • Master of Business Administration with a General Business Specialization
      • Master of Science in Nonprofit Administration
      • Master of Business Administration - Entrepreneurship and Family Enterprise Concentration
      • Master of Business Administration - Project Management Concentration
      • Master of Business Administration - Entrepreneurship and Family Enterprise Specialization
      • Master of Business Administration - Project Management Specialization
  • Campus and Online Programs
    3. South College

    Program Options

    Bachelor's
      • Bachelor of Business Admin w/Con Project Mgt
      • Bachelor of Business Administration
      • Bachelor of Business Admin w/Con Health Care Admin
    Associate's
      • Associate of Science in Business Administration
  • Online Programs Available
    4. Johns Hopkins University

    Program Options

    Master's
      • Master of Science in Government Analytics
  • Online Programs Available
    5. Notre Dame de Namur University

    Program Options

    Master's
      • Masters in Business Administration
  • Online Programs Available
    6. Regent University

    Program Options

    Master's
      • Master of Arts in Law - Business
      • Master of Business Administration - General Management
      • Master of Business Administration - Innovation Management
      • Master of Arts in Law - Non-Profit Management
      • Master of Arts in Not-for-Profit Leadership
      • Master of Arts in Organizational Leadership - Not-for-Profit Management
    Bachelor's
      • Bachelor of Arts in Leadership Studies
      • Bachelor of Arts in Leadership Studies - Business
      • Bachelor of Arts in Leadership Studies - Self-Designed
      • Bachelor of Science in Business
      • Bachelor of Science in Business - General Management
      • Bachelor of Science in Professional Studies - Business
  • Online Programs Available
    7. Georgetown University

    Program Options

    Master's
      • Master of Professional Studies in Real Estate
      • Masters of Professional Studies in Technology Management
  • Campus and Online Programs
    8. South University

    Program Options

    Master's
      • Business Administration (DBA)
      • Business Administration (MBA)
  • 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. Grand Canyon University

    Program Options

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

Featured Schools

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

Kaplan University

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

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Louisiana State University Shreveport

  • Master of Business Administration with a General Business Specialization
  • Master of Science in Nonprofit Administration
  • Master of Business Administration - Entrepreneurship and Family Enterprise Concentration

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South College

  • Bachelor of Business Admin w/Con Project Mgt
  • Bachelor of Business Administration
  • Associate of Science in Business Administration

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Johns Hopkins University

  • Master of Science in Government Analytics

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Notre Dame de Namur University

  • Masters in Business Administration

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Regent University

  • Master of Arts in Law - Business
  • Master of Business Administration - General Management
  • Bachelor of Arts in Leadership Studies
  • Bachelor of Arts in Leadership Studies - Business

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Georgetown University

  • Master of Professional Studies in Real Estate
  • Masters of Professional Studies in Technology Management

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South University

  • Business Administration (DBA)
  • Business Administration (MBA)

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