Associate of Science in Logistics & Transportation Management

No matter the quality of the production, sales or marketing of a product, if the supply chain - the process that moves the product from supplier to consumer - is poorly managed and inefficient, all operations are compromised. That's why a logistics and transportation manager plays such a critical role in nearly every industry. These in-demand organization experts analyze, coordinate and oversee the entire life cycle of a product, from its acquisition and distribution to its allocation and delivery. Gain these essential skills with Sullivan's on-campus and online Associate Degree in Logistics & Transportation Management.

Locations: Fort Knox Lexington Louisville Online Mayfield Louisa
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Objectives

To prepare students to become highly skilled logistics and transportation managers, strengthening their understanding of manufacturing, transportation, order processing, warehousing and inventory control.

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Program Highlights

  • Our logistics and transportation instructors take a common-sense approach to management that is both ultra-practical and highly sought-after in today's marketplace. Bringing with them years of industry experience, your instructors will also have valuable insight into best practices versus theory and how both are beneficial in a business setting.
  • Our logistics degrees adhere to Sullivan's hallmark stair-step progression model, so you can begin with your associate degree and then build on it to attain your bachelor's. Both programs are also accredited by the International Assembly for Collegiate Business Education.

FAQ's

  • An understanding that there are good jobs out there but not always ones where you wear a tie to work and sit behind a desk all day long
  • A desire to learn about and improve processes
  • Willingness to pay attention to details and to continuously learn

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Courses

Length: 18 months
Time length will vary depending upon the number of courses taken per term, developmental courses when required, transfer credit accepted, lack of continuous enrollment, etc.

Course
Title
Credit Hours
MGT 114
Business Organization and Management
4.00
MGT 284
Human Resource Fundamentals
4.00
SCM 105
Foundations of Logistics and Supply Chain Management
4.00
SCM 201
Customer Service Strategies in Logistics Management
4.00
SCM 203
Logistics Order Processing and Information Systems
4.00
SCM 295
Administration of Transportation
4.00
ACT 101
Principles of Accounting I
4.00
ACT 102
Principles of Accounting II
4.00
ACT 211
Cost Accounting
4.00
BUS 204
Introduction to Business Law and Ethics
4.00
BUS 224
Professional Development
4.00
CSC 118
Computer Applications I
4.00
CSC 218
Computer Applications II
4.00
MKT 114
Introduction to Marketing
4.00
ECO 201
Microeconomics
4.00
ENG 101
Composition I
4.00
ENG 102
Composition II
4.00
FYE 101
Information Literacy
4.00
GEC 220
Essential Strategies for Applied Communications (ESAC)
4.00
MTH 101
College Mathematics
4.00
MTH 201
College Algebra
4.00
Free Electives
4.00
General Education Electives
4.00
Course:
MGT 114
Title:
Business Organization and Management
Credit Hours:
4.00
Course:
MGT 284
Title:
Human Resource Fundamentals
Credit Hours:
4.00
Course:
SCM 105
Title:
Foundations of Logistics and Supply Chain Management
Credit Hours:
4.00
Course:
SCM 201
Title:
Customer Service Strategies in Logistics Management
Credit Hours:
4.00
Course:
SCM 203
Title:
Logistics Order Processing and Information Systems
Credit Hours:
4.00
Course:
SCM 295
Title:
Administration of Transportation
Credit Hours:
4.00
Course:
ACT 101
Title:
Principles of Accounting I
Credit Hours:
4.00
Course:
ACT 102
Title:
Principles of Accounting II
Credit Hours:
4.00
Course:
ACT 211
Title:
Cost Accounting
Credit Hours:
4.00
Course:
BUS 204
Title:
Introduction to Business Law and Ethics
Credit Hours:
4.00
Course:
BUS 224
Title:
Professional Development
Credit Hours:
4.00
Course:
CSC 118
Title:
Computer Applications I
Credit Hours:
4.00
Course:
CSC 218
Title:
Computer Applications II
Credit Hours:
4.00
Course:
MKT 114
Title:
Introduction to Marketing
Credit Hours:
4.00
Course:
ECO 201
Title:
Microeconomics
Credit Hours:
4.00
Course:
ENG 101
Title:
Composition I
Credit Hours:
4.00
Course:
ENG 102
Title:
Composition II
Credit Hours:
4.00
Course:
FYE 101
Title:
Information Literacy
Credit Hours:
4.00
Course:
GEC 220
Title:
Essential Strategies for Applied Communications (ESAC)
Credit Hours:
4.00
Course:
MTH 101
Title:
College Mathematics
Credit Hours:
4.00
Course:
MTH 201
Title:
College Algebra
Credit Hours:
4.00
Course:
Free Electives
Credit Hours:
4.00
Course:
General Education Electives
Credit Hours:
4.00
Total Credit Hours: 92.00

General Studies Elective - Students must choose additional General Education class from the Humanities / Fine Arts category. This class is in addition to the required General Education classes listed in the program.

Free Electives - Students must choose one additional class in consultation with their faculty adviser to balance the program in keeping with the student's personal objectives.