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
    Certificate
      • Executive Leader Graduate Certificate
  • Online Programs Available
    2. Liberty University

    Program Options

    Doctorate
      • DBA: Project Management
    Master's
      • MBA: Strategic Management
      • MBA: Non-Profit Leadership & Management
      • MS: Project Management
  • Campus and Online Programs
    3. 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
    4. Grand Canyon University

    Program Options

    Master's
      • Master of Science in Business Analytics
    Bachelor's
      • Bachelor of Science in Business for Secondary Education
      • Bachelor of Science in Applied Business Analytics
  • Online Programs Available
    5. Post University

    Program Options

    Bachelor's
      • B.S. in Business Administration
      • B.S. in Management
      • B.S. in Management / International Management
    Associate's
      • A.S. in Management
  • 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
  • Online Programs Available
    7. 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
  • Online Programs Available
    8. Trident University

    Program Options

    Doctorate
      • Business Administration (Ph.D.)
      • Doctor of Business Administration
    Bachelor's
      • Business Administration (BSBA)
    Associate's
      • Professional Studies (ASPS)
  • Online Programs Available
    9. New England College

    Program Options

    Bachelor's
      • BA in Business Administration/Management
      • BA in Business Administration/Business Analytics
      • BA in Business Administration/E-Commerce and Digital Marketing
      • BA in Business Administration/Project Management
      • BA in Business Administration
      • BA in Business Administration/Strategic Sales Management
    Associate's
      • AA in Business Administration
  • 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.
  • Executive Leader Graduate Certificate

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Liberty University

  • DBA: Project Management
  • MBA: Strategic Management
  • MBA: Non-Profit Leadership & 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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Grand Canyon University

  • Master of Science in Business Analytics
  • Bachelor of Science in Business for Secondary Education
  • Bachelor of Science in Applied Business Analytics

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Post University

  • B.S. in Business Administration
  • B.S. in Management
  • A.S. in Management

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Walden University

  • Doctor of Business Administration (DBA) - Global Supply Chain Management
  • Doctor of Business Administration (DBA) - Entrepreneurship
  • Doctor of Business Administration (DBA) - Project Management

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Northcentral University

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

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Trident University

  • Business Administration (Ph.D.)
  • Business Administration (BSBA)
  • Professional Studies (ASPS)

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