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. 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
    2. 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
    3. Purdue University Global

    Program Options

    Master's
      • MBA: Project Management
      • Master: Management/Project Mgmt
      • M.S. in Management
    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
    4. 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
  • 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. Walden University

    Program Options

    Doctorate
      • Doctor of Business Administration (DBA) - Global Supply Chain Management
      • Doctor of Business Administration (DBA) - Entrepreneurship
      • Doctor of Business Administration (DBA) - Project Management
      • Doctor of Business Administration (DBA) - Technology Entrepreneurship
      • Doctor of Business Administration (DBA) - Energy Management
      • Doctor of Business Administration (DBA) - Homeland Security
    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
    7. Liberty University

    Program Options

    Doctorate
      • DBA: Strategic Management
      • DBA: Supply Chain Management & Logistics
      • DBA: Project Management
      • DBA: Non-Profit Leadership & Management
    Master's
      • MBA: Non-Profit Leadership & Management
      • MS: Project Management
  • Online Programs Available
    8. Davenport University

    Program Options

    Master's
      • Management Concentration, MBA
      • Master of Management, MM
      • Master of Business Administration, MBA
    Bachelor's
      • Business, BBA
      • Management, BBA
    Certificate
      • Global Project Management Certificate
  • Online Programs Available
    9. Post University

    Program Options

    Bachelor's
      • B.S. in Business Administration
      • B.S. in Management
    Associate's
      • A.S. in Management
  • Online Programs Available
    10. 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
      • MPA - Management
      • MBA - Management
      • MS - Organizational Leadership: Nonprofit Management

Featured Schools

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

Colorado Christian University

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

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Herzing University

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

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Purdue University Global

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

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Florida Tech

  • MS in Supply Chain Management
  • Master's in Business Administration/Management
  • Master's in Business Administration/Project Management

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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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Walden University

  • Doctor of Business Administration (DBA) - Global Supply Chain Management
  • MS in Project Management
  • BS in Business Administration (BSBA) - Management

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Liberty University

  • DBA: Strategic Management
  • DBA: Supply Chain Management & Logistics
  • MBA: Non-Profit Leadership & Management
  • MS: Project Management

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Davenport University

  • Management Concentration, MBA
  • Business, BBA
  • Global Project Management Certificate

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