Global Logistics and Distribution Management Technology - A25610

The Global Logistics and Distribution Management Technology curriculum prepares individuals for a multitude of career opportunities in distribution, transportation, and manufacturing organizations. Students will solve different levels of logistics related problems through case study evaluations and supply chain projects. Graduates should qualify for positions in a wide range of government agencies, manufacturing, and service organizations. Employment opportunities include entry-level purchasing, material management, warehousing, inventory, transportation coordinators, and logistics analysts. Upon completion, graduates may be eligible for certification credentials through APICS and AST&L.

Develop your skills in:

  • Supply Chain
  • Transportation Management
  • Import/Export
  • Purchasing
  • Computer Applications
  • Accounting
  • International Business

Career Outlook
According to the Occupational Outlook Handbook, employment of logisticians is expected to grow 26 percent from 2010 to 2020, faster than the average for all occupations. Companies rely on logistics to manage the movement of their products and supplies, which allows the company to compete in a highly globalized market. Planning for and moving military supplies and personnel require an enormous amount of logistical work. The median pay in 2010 for logisticians was $70,800 per year

See the Global Logistics Technology Checksheet for a suggested sequence of courses by semester.

General Education
COM    110    Introduction to Communication
ECO    251    Principles of Microeconomics
or
ECO    252    Principles of Macroeconomics
ENG    111    Writing and Inquiry
ENG    114    Professional Research & Reporting
HUM    115    Critical Thinking
MAT    143    Quantitative Literacy
or   
MAT   171    Precalculus Algebra        

Core Courses
BUS   115    Business Law I
BUS   137    Principles of Management
CIS    110    Introduction to Computers
LOG   110    Introduction to Logistics
MKT   120    Principles of Marketing

Global Logistics Technology Track
INT    110    International Business
LOG   125    Transportation Logistics
LOG   215    Supply Chain Management
LOG   235    Import/Export Management
LOG   240    Purchasing Logistics    
LOG   250    Advanced Global Logistics

Other Major Courses
ACC    120    Principles of Financial Accounting
BUS    110    Introduction to Business
CTS    130    Spreadsheets
DBA    110    Database Concepts
LOG    211    Distribution Management    

Major Elective (select 2 courses): ACC 121, BUS 225, BUS 240, LOG 225, SPA 120

Other Required Courses
ACA    115    Success and Study Skills

Total Semester Hour Credits for AAS Degree 72-73

Global Logistics and Distribution Management Technology Certificate

Certificate programs are designed to enhance the knowledge of professionals currently working in the industry.

See the Global Logistics Certificate Checksheet for a suggested sequence of courses by semester.

Courses:

LOG 110 Introduction to Logistics
LOG 125 Transportation Logistics
LOG 215 Supply Chain Management    
LOG 235 Import/Export Management
LOG 240 Purchasing Logistics

Total Hours for Certificate
15