Logistics & Supply Chain Management
- Pathway: Business & Industry
- Campus: Northwest
Logistics and supply chain management is the process of planning, implementing, and controlling how to store and transport products and materials from suppliers to consumers.
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Job Titles & Career Info
Why choose Logistics & Supply Chain Management?
- Gain the hands-on training & knowledge you need to be a logistics & supply chain management professional
- Enjoy using quick problem-solving skills in a fast-paced environment to keep logistics activity on time, on budget & running smoothly
- Choose to work in-house with a company or for a logistics company
Prepare for what you will do at work
- Oversee activities that include:
- Inventory management
- Coordinate the movement of supplies & raw materials necessary for businesses or organizations to operate
- Distribute products or services where they are in demand
- Use software systems to plan & track the movement and storage of products
Explore professional organizations
- Association for Supply Chain Management (ASCM)
- Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals (CSCMP)
- Warehousing Education and Research Council (WERC)
Marketable skills you will learn
- Critical thinking
- Personal & social responsibility
- Computer literacy
Before you enroll, think about:
- You will use both people skills and analytical skills.
- You will need to keep up with innovations in specialized logistics and supply chain software programs and systems.
- You must be comfortable collaborating and communicating with others for a large portion of your work day.
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Degrees & Certificates
How Much Time & Money to Finish?
|Degree or Certificate||Program Title||Hours||Total Tuition & Fees|
|AAS||Logistics and Supply Chain Management||60||$3,840|
- Tuition is based on in-state, in-county rates.
- Totals do not include textbooks and other materials.
Time commitments and fees vary depending on the course.
Earn More Choices & More Money
Transfer to a college or university to continue your studies. Earning a bachelor’s degree opens the door to career and promotion opportunities.
For example, you will be ready to work toward:
- Bachelor of Science in Supply Chain Management
- Bachelor of Applied Arts & Science in Logistical Operations
- Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration
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Updated September 07, 2021