Top Purchasing, Procurement/Acquisitions and Contracts Management Masters degree Programs - 2022

Purchasing, Procurement/Acquisitions and Contracts Management programs prepare individuals to manage and/or administer the processes by which a firm or organization contracts for goods and services to support its operations, as well as contracts it to sell to other firms or organizations. Includes instruction in contract law, negotiations, buying procedures, government contracting, cost and price analysis, vendor relations, contract administration, auditing and inspection, relations with other firm departments, and applications to special areas such as high-technology systems, international purchasing, and construction.

Missouri awards the most Masters degrees in Purchasing, Procurement/Acquisitions and Contracts Management of all US states with 160 degrees being awarded last year. Students interested in Purchasing, Procurement/Acquisitions and Contracts Management can expect approximately 47% percent of their classmates to be women and 53% percent of their classmates to be male. Most students graduating in this field earn a Bachelors degree. The average starting salary for an undergraduate degree in Purchasing, Procurement/Acquisitions and Contracts Management is $39,500.

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Top Colleges for Purchasing, Procurement/Acquisitions and Contracts Management

If you want to major in Purchasing, Procurement/Acquisitions and Contracts Management, then you should consider attending Capella University! This institution awards about 25 degrees at the Masters degree level in Purchasing, Procurement/Acquisitions and Contracts Management every year.

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Careers for Purchasing, Procurement/Acquisitions and Contracts Management Majors

Some top jobs related to Purchasing, Procurement/Acquisitions and Contracts Management, include Purchasing Managers and Agents and Business Managers of Artists, Performers, and Athletes, both of which have lots of job openings. Though there are jobs that pay more, like Purchasing Managers. the most in-demand position for Purchasing, Procurement/Acquisitions and Contracts Management majors is Business Teachers, Postsecondary.

Top Paying Careers for Purchasing, Procurement/Acquisitions and Contracts Management

  1. Purchasing Managers   (Median Wage: $125,940)
  2. Business Teachers, Postsecondary   (Median Wage: $88,010)
  3. Agents and Business Managers of Artists, Performers, and Athletes   (Median Wage: $75,420)

Most in Demand Careers for Purchasing, Procurement/Acquisitions and Contracts Management

  1. Business Teachers, Postsecondary
  2. Purchasing Managers
  3. Agents and Business Managers of Artists, Performers, and Athletes
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