graduates and sponsor companies cite our talented students as a key factor
in the excellent quality of our Master's program. 50% of entering
EMIL-SCS participants already have MBA's and 65% are at the Director level or
higher within their organization. They represent a diversity of work experience,
industries, interests, talents, and cultural and ethnic backgrounds.
Fortune 500 companies such as General Motors, Intel, Baxter Healthcare, PaylessShoeSource,
UPS and Schneider Logistics have found that participating in EMIL-SCS allowed them
to tackle their most critical supply chain challenges while keeping key employees
on-the-job during the18-month program. Each year brings a new mix of sponsor
companies. Past participants include executives from:
- Ace International Hardware Corporation
- BAX China
- BAX Global
- BMW Manufacturing Co., LLC
- Brush Wellman, Inc.
- Carolina Biological Supply Company
- Celerant Consulting
- Cooperativa Productores de Leche Dos Pinos R.L.
- Ferragamo USA Inc.
- Hapag-Lloyd Container Line
- ICG Commerce
- Intel Corporation
- International Federation of the Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies
- Johnson & Johnson
- KN LeadLogistics (Kuehne + Nagel)
- Lowe's Companies
- Milliken & Company
- Motorola, Incorporated
- Pitney Bowes, Inc.
- Robina, Inc.
- Schneider National
- Seferssa S.A. de C.V.
- Sony Electronics Latin America
- Tiffany & Co.
- Walt Disney Parks & Resorts
These EMIL-SCS participants have an average of 13 years of work experience and
come from a wide range of disciplines including Supply Chain Strategy, Operations,
Logistics, Sales & Marketing, Material Handling, Distribution, Manufacturing,
Procurement, IT and Project Management.
Meet the Class
The talent and knowledge of EMIL-SCS participants are key factors in the extraordinary success of the program. Each year offers a new mix of sponsor companies and participants from around the world with diverse work experience, interests and industry expertise.
On average, EMIL-SCS classes include:
- Average class size of 22 students
- 63% are at the level of Director or higher within their organizations
- 84% have greater than 10 years of experience
- 24% of participants already have an MBA
- 82% are tapped by company executives to participate
EMIL-SCS classes include participants from a wide range of disciplines including supply chain strategy, operations, logistics, sales and marketing, material handling, distribution, manufacturing, procurement, IT and project management.
Meet a few executives from the Class of 2015.
Rodrigo Plancarte, Senior Manager LATAM Site Readiness
Johnson & Johnson
“The EMIL program allows each participant the opportunity to network and learn from a select group of supply chain professionals with diverse backgrounds and experiences across a broad range of industries. The experience is heightened as the residences occur worldwide in the locations relevant to the topics being discussed, concepts which can immediately be applied at the workplace upon return.”
Javier Zuniga, Senior Logistics Engineer, SPA IN/OUTBOUND CMSA
"I choose the EMIL program because it fits strategically with the new logistics challenges of my business. The EMIL program has given me the tools to understand modern, worldwide supply chain trends and economic markets. Applying financial techniques and using the case studies from the courses have allowed me to achieve significant efficiencies and cost savings in my operations."
Vincent Pusateri, Strategy Manager for Global Logistics & Distribution
"When evaluating masters’s programs, Georgia Tech’s Executive Masters in International Logistics provided a differentiated advantage by targeting a global hands-on approach. Collaborating with Georgia Tech’s brightest professors on solving real life supply chain issues around the world with a core group of supply chain experts is my favorite aspect of the program. This experience and knowledge provides global insights from top executives while fostering a global network of supply chain professionals."