Global Logistics Technology - A25170

The Global Logistics 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      
                                               
Major Core Courses
BUS 115 Business Law I
BUS 137 Principles of Management
CIS 110 Introduction to Computers
DBA 110 Database Concepts
INT 110 International Business
LOG 110 Introduction to Logistics
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
LOG 211 Distribution Management      

Major Elective (select 2 courses):
ACC 121, BUS 116, BUS 225, BUS 240, LOG 225, MKT 120, SPA 120                                   

Other Required Courses
ACA 115 Success and Study Skills

Total Semester Hour Credits for AAS Degree 72-73

Global Logistics 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