Logistics Management

Logistic Managers analyze and coordinate an organization’s supply chain – the system that moves a product from supplier to consumer. They manage the entire life cycle of a product, which includes how a product is acquired, distributed, allocated, and delivered. Logistics are used in nearly every industry.

The Associate of Applied Science degree in Logistic Management is a sequence of courses that will prepare students for careers in the logistics profession. Logistics Management (LGM) focuses on the logistics of planning, implementing, and controlling the effective and efficient flow of goods and services.

Areas covered in this degree comprise basic fundamentals of supply chain management including procurement, issues in executing global supply chains, logistics, manufacturing, warehousing, and transportation. It also includes business management, project management, business communications, economics of supply and demand, computer fundamentals, and data management skills.

Career options include positions within manufacturing, transportation, order processing, warehousing, inventory control, and purchasing.


 

Associate of Applied Science Degree

Logistics

(60 Semester Credit Hours) 

  •  1st Semester
    Course # Course Name Hours
    BST 1303
    or
    CIS 1113
    Introduction to Computers
    or
    Fundamental Computer Operation 
    3
    BST 1053 Spreadsheets 
    ENGL 1013 Composition I 
    LGM 1013 Principles of Logistics and Supply Chain Management 
    TMAT 1203 Technical Mathematics II
    (or higher math) 
    Total Hours   15
  •  2nd Semester
    Course # Course Name Hours
    3 Hours  Any Approved Social Science 
    BST 2053 Advanced Spreadsheets 
    ENGL 1023 Composition II 
    LGM 2023 Transportation Management 
    LGM 2033 Warehousing and Inventory Management 
    Total Hours   15 
  •  3rd Semester
    Course # Course Name Hours
    BST 1043 Professional Communication
    BST 1083 Introduction to Economics 
    BST 2013 e-Commerce 
    LGM 2043 Foundations of Strategic Procurement 
    BST 2443 Introduction to Project Management
    (prerequisite:  BST 2053)
    Total Hours   15 
  •  4th Semester
    Course # Course Name Hours
    3 Hours  Logistics Management or Business Technology Approved Elective 
    BST 2023 Organizational Leadership 
    INT 2903 Internship (150 hours)
    or Program Chair Approved Elective 
    LGM 2053 International Logistics 
    LGM 2083 Operations Management 
    (prerequisite: BST 2053)
    Total Hours    15

Approved electives may be selected from:  BST 1063, BST 2143. BST 2213, BST 2513, BST 2543, CIS 1233, CIS 2133, LGM 2073, or other approved Business Technology courses not required by this curriculum.