The APICS CSCP program is the first and only supply chain certification that encompasses the end-to-end global supply chain. From suppliers to the end customer, CSCP covers globalization, IT enablement, and both supplier and customer relations.  The CSCP program helps you demonstrate your knowledge and organizational skills for developing more streamlined operations.

Your investment will continue to reward your efforts; your certification goes where you go and leads to recognition and respect for your abilities as a supply chain professional.



CSCP provides individuals with common standards to address today’s supply chain challenges, it’s designed for:

  • Supply chain professionals seeking to enhance knowledge and expertise
  • Consultants who want to demonstrate expertise in supply chain management
  • Professionals who work with enterprise resource planning (ERP) systems

Why you should earn the CSCP designation.

  • Increase your salary – on average designees see a 27% increase
  • Improve your hiring potential by 65%
  • Maximize your organization’s ERP investments
  • Effectively manage global end-to-end supply chain activities
  • Increase your professional value and secure your future

How to earn the CSCP

Candidates must pass one exam to earn the CSCP designation and are required to maintain the CSCP designation every five years.

We offer a variety of ways to prepare for your exam depending on your preferred method of learning:

CSCP exam preparation

Your journey begins with the CSCP Learning System:

  • The CSCP Learning System is a comprehensive preparation option that builds on your strengths and improves your knowledge.
  • Choose the learning option that works best for you, instructor-led classes or self-study.
  • Take the exam. Designees only need to pass one exam to earn the CSCP certification.