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Logistics and Supply Chain Management Certificate
Semester Hours:  24
Effective Term: Fall 2018
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None

Program Description: The Logistics and Supply Chain Management Certificate emphasizes the fundamental principles of logistics and transportation, including skills in inventory control and warehouse management.

Recommended Proficiencies: General computer skills, especially with spreadsheets.

Course Requirements
Logistics and Supply Chain Management Certificate (24 total credit hours)

BUS111 Principles of Logistics and Supply Chain Management (3)
BUS124 Inventory Control (3)
BUS125 Contract and Freight Claims (3)
BUS144 Logistics Management Systems (3)
BUS215 Warehouse Management (3)
BUS216 Transportation and Traffic Management (3)
BUS227 Introduction to Purchasing and Supply Management (3)
BUS292 Fundamentals of Logistics - Organizational Management (3)

Other Requirements
Students must earn:
a minimum of one-third of the required Certificate credits from CAC;
a cumulative grade point average (CGPA) of at least a 2.0 on a 4.0 scale.
Program Measurable Student Learning Outcomes
1. (Application Level) Participate in receiving, storing, testing, and shipping products or materials. (CSLO 3)
2. (Synthesis Level) Plan, develop, or implement warehouse safety and security programs and activities. (CSLO 4)
3. (Synthesis Level) Prepare correspondence, reports, and operations, maintenance, and safety manuals. (CSLO 2)
4. (Application Level) Issue shipping instructions and provide routing information to coordinate delivery times and locations. (CSLO 3)
5. (Evaluation Level) Review invoices, work orders, consumption reports, or demand forecasts to estimate peak delivery periods and to issue work assignments. (CSLO 4)
6. (Synthesis Level) Organize or monitor pickup, delivery, or distribution of products or materials. (CSLO 4)
7. (Evaluation Level) Evaluate customers' questions and complaints and determine appropriate responses. (CSLO 4)
8. (Synthesis Level) Develop and document standard and emergency operating procedures for receiving, handling, storing, shipping, or salvaging products or materials. (CSLO 3)
9. (Application Level) Demonstrate how to track and trace goods while they are enroute to their destinations, expediting orders when necessary. (CSLO 4)
10. (Analysis Level) Examine invoices and shipping manifests for accuracy. (CSLO 3)
11. (Synthesis Level) Develop or implement plans for storage and distribution activities that emphasize technological solutions. (CSLO 4)
12. (Synthesis Level) Facilitate inbound or outbound logistics operations, such as transportation or warehouse activities, safety performance, or logistics quality management. (CSLO 1, 2, 3, 4)
Standards for Program