Undergraduate Logistics Programs

Logistics refers to moving material and personnel into and within a business and distributing final products to customers. Logistics students complete all university requirements and degree curriculum required of business majors, along with five professional courses in the logistics area. Students without significant logistics experience will also complete a logistics internship.  For more resources and information visit our Logistics Program section.

Degrees in Logistics

 

Global Logistics and Supply Chain Management
Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) DegreePlanning Sheet

The BBA in Global Logistics and Supply Chain Management ( a program of the ISDS Department ) offers students the opportunity to study in an exciting and critical business field. Students complete all university requirements and degree curriculum required of business majors, along with five professional courses in logistics and supply chain management. Students without significant logistics experience will also complete a logistics internship.

BBA GLSCM Degree Brochure

Learn and Develop Real World Skills

  • Handling complex logistical functions
  • Designing transportation networks
  • Negotiating contracts with your suppliers and your customers
  • Preparing pricing, cost and expenditure statements
  • Collaborating effectively with your supply chain partners
  • Demonstrating value to your stakeholders

Prepare for Professional Designations

  • APICS Certification in Production and Inventory Management (CPIM)
  • APICS Certified Supply Chain Professional (CSCP)
  • ASTL Certification in Transportation and Logistics (CTL)
  • ASTL Distinguished Logistics Professional (DLP)
  • ASTL Professional Designation in Logistics and Supply Chain Management (PLS)
  • CSCMP Supply Chain Professional (SCPro)
  • Certification ISM Certified Professional in Supply Management (CPSM)
  • ISM Certified Professional in Supplier Diversity (CPSD)
  • MSSC Certified Logistics Technician (CLT)
  • MSSC Certified Production Technician (CPT)
  • SOLE Certified Professional Logistician (CPL)
  • WERC Warehouse Assessment and Certification Program

 

Logistics and Supply Chain Operations
Associate of Applied Science (AAS) Degree
Planning Sheet

The AAS in Logistics and Supply Chain Operations ( a program of the Management & Marketing Department ) enables students to enhance and develop their understanding in the fields of logistics and supply chain operations. Students will build a foundation of knowledge and skills for successful logistics and supply chain operations: information management and customer service, warehousing and inventory control, purchasing and supply chain operations, transportation services, transportation rates, tariffs, and carrier liability.

AAS LSCO Degree Brochure

Learn and Develop Real World Skills

  • Understanding warehouse management and inventory control
  • Identifying the roles and services provided by transport industry
  • Implementing total supply chain management
  • Comprehending the purchasing process
  • Applying effective costing, pricing, carrier and shipper strategies
  • Using information technology
  • Researching transportation rates, routings, or modes of transport
  • Understanding regulations in the transportation industry

Professional Certificates

Undergraduate Certificate: Logistics and Supply Chain OperationsPlanning Sheet

The Undergraduate Certificate in Logistics and Supply Chain Operations program enables students to enhance and develop their understanding and skills in the fields of logistics and supply chain operations. The program is designed for individuals who presently work in the industry and want to advance their knowledge of logistics and supply chain management, but have no prior academic background in the field. The certificate program also provides continuing education opportunities for professionals in the business community. The Certificate in Logistics and Supply Chain Operations fills an educational gap identified by the industry while simultaneously preparing students for further education in the field of logistics. This program leads directly into the Associate of Applied Science (AAS) in Logistics and Supply Chain Operations.

Certificate LSCO Brochure

Occupational Endorsement Certificate (OEC): Logistics and Supply Chain OperationsPlanning Sheet

The Occupational Endorsement Certificate in Logistics and Supply Chain Operations is designed to provide a comprehensive foundation for students who want to initiate or develop a career path in logistics and supply chain operations without having to commit to lengthier educational programs. All 15 credits earned toward the occupational endorsement certificate are transferable to both the Undergraduate Certificate in Logistics and Supply Chain Operations and the Associate of Applied Science (AAS) degree in Logistics and Supply Chain Operations.

OEC LSCO Brochure

Work in Logistics

  • Careers (BBA)
  • Logistician
  • Supply Chain Manager
  • Customs Broker
  • Inventory and Materials Manager
  • Operations Research Modeler
  • Production Manager
  • Purchasing Manager
  • Transportation Planner
  • Warehouse Manager
  • Occupations (AAS)
  • Logistics Operations
  • Customer Service
  • Purchasing
  • Supply Chain Operations
  • Warehouse Operations
  • Inventory Control
  • Transportation Services
  • Transport Operations
  • Contract Specialist

These are just a few of the employment opportunities available with a degree in logistics, contact your Student Advisor for more information.