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. Columbia Southern University

    Program Options

    Doctorate
      • Doctor of Business Administration
      • Doctor of Business Administration
    Master's
      • MBA - Project Management
      • MBA - Project Management
    Bachelor's
      • BSBA - Management
      • BSBA - Project Management
      • BS - Business Administration
    Associate's
      • AS - Business
    Certificate
      • Graduate Certificate - Project Management
  • Online Programs Available
    2. Colorado Christian University

    Program Options

    Master's
      • Business Administration, MBA - Emphasis in Advanced Accounting
      • Business Administration, MBA - Emphasis in Health Care Administration
      • Business Administration, MBA - Emphasis in Leadership
      • Business Administration, MBA - Emphasis in Project Management
      • Business Administration, M.A. - Enterprise Agility
    Bachelor's
      • Org. Mgmt. in Enterprise Agility, B.S.
      • Nonprofit Management, B.S.
      • B.S. Business: Entrepreneurship
      • B.S. Business: International Business
    Associate's
      • Nonprofit Management, A.S.
      • Business Administration, A.S.
  • Online Programs Available
    3. Regent University

    Program Options

    Master's
      • M.A. in Business & Design Management
      • Master of Business Administration (MBA)
    Bachelor's
      • B.A. in Leadership Studies
      • B.A. in Leadership Studies - Business
      • B.A. in Leadership Studies - Self-Designed
      • B.S. in Business
      • B.S. in Business - General Management
      • B.S. in Management
  • Online Programs Available
    4. Grand Canyon University

    Program Options

    Doctorate
      • DBA - Management
    Master's
      • MS in Leadership
      • Master of Science in Business Analytics
    Bachelor's
      • Bachelor: Applied Management
      • Bachelor of Science in Business for Secondary Education
      • Bachelor: Business Admin
      • Bachelor: Entrepreneurial Studies
      • Bachelor of Science in Applied Business Analytics
      • B.S. in Business Analytics
  • Online Programs Available
    5. Purdue University Global

    Program Options

    Master's
      • MBA: Project Management
      • Master: Management/Project Mgmt
      • M.S. in Management
      • Master : Business Admin
      • Master of Science in Nursing - MSN/MBA Dual Degree Option
    Bachelor's
      • BS in Business Administration - Supply Chain Management and Logistics
      • BS in IT - Supply Chain Management
      • BBA: Project Management
      • Bachelor of Business Admin
      • BSBA - Investment
      • BS in Analytics
    Associate's
      • Associate: Business Admin.
      • AASBA -Entrepreneurship
    Certificate
      • Executive Leader Graduate Certificate
  • Online Programs Available
    6. 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
    7. 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
  • Online Programs Available
    8. Walden University

    Program Options

    Master's
      • MS in Project Management
      • Master of Business Administration (MBA) - Entrepreneurship & Small Business
      • Master of Business Administration (MBA) - Project Management
      • Master of Business Administration (MBA) - General
      • Master of Business Administration (MBA) - Self-Designed
      • Master of Business Administration (MBA) - General (Fast Track)
    Bachelor's
      • BS in Business Administration (BSBA) - Management
      • BS in Business Administration (BSBA) - Small Business Management
      • BS in Business Administration (BSBA) - General
      • BS in Business Administration (BSBA) - Healthcare Management
  • Online Programs Available
    9. Florida Tech

    Program Options

    Master's
      • MS in Supply Chain Management
      • Master's in Business Administration/Management
      • Master's in Business Administration/Project Management
      • Master's in Business Administration
      • Master's in Business Administration/Healthcare Management
    Bachelor's
      • BA in Business Administration/Management
      • BA in Management
      • BA in Business Administration/Healthcare Management
    Associate's
      • AA in Management
      • AA in Business Administration
  • Online Programs Available
    10. Liberty University

    Program Options

    Doctorate
      • DBA: Strategic Management
      • DBA: Supply Chain Management & Logistics
      • DBA: Project Management
      • DBA: Non-Profit Leadership & Management
    Master's
      • MBA: General (36-hour)
      • MBA: Supply Chain Management & Logistics
      • MBA: Non-Profit Leadership & Management
      • MS: Project Management
      • MBA: Project Management
      • MS: Healthcare Administration: Project Management
    Associate's
      • AA: Business

Featured Schools

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

Columbia Southern University

  • Doctor of Business Administration
  • MBA - Project Management
  • BSBA - Management
  • AS - Business
  • Graduate Certificate - Project Management

What is your highest level of education completed?

Colorado Christian University

  • Business Administration, MBA - Emphasis in Advanced Accounting
  • Org. Mgmt. in Enterprise Agility, B.S.
  • Nonprofit Management, A.S.

What is your highest level of education completed?

Regent University

  • M.A. in Business & Design Management
  • Master of Business Administration (MBA)
  • B.A. in Leadership Studies
  • B.A. in Leadership Studies - Business

What is your highest level of education completed?

Grand Canyon University

  • DBA - Management
  • MS in Leadership
  • Bachelor: Applied Management

What is your highest level of education?

Purdue University Global

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

Which subject are you interested in?

Colorado State University Global

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

What is your highest level of education?

Herzing University

  • MBA
  • B.S. - Business Management With No Concentration
  • Associate of Science - Business Management

What is your highest level of education?

Walden University

  • MS in Project Management
  • Master of Business Administration (MBA) - Entrepreneurship & Small Business
  • BS in Business Administration (BSBA) - Management
  • BS in Business Administration (BSBA) - Small Business Management

What is your highest level of education completed?