Bachelor of Applied Science in Supply Chain Management and Logistics
About This Program:
The BAS in Supply Chain Management and Logistics degree program (beginning August 2017) is designed to prepare students for careers in supply chain management, logistics, and related fields. Students who have earned an Associate of Applied Science (AAS) degree will have the opportunity to continue their education and prepare for advancement opportunities within their business field of study. The curriculum includes courses that will provide a solid understanding of supply chain management and logistics for today's global business and industry environment. The program is designed to aid and develop the potential of GMC graduates to be successful in the field of supply chain management and logistics. Students enrolling in this degree program must have a business, CIS, supply chain, or logistics related AAS degree.
*** Courses will be available online or in a traditional classroom setting. Beginning in August 2017, the new BAS in Supply Chain Management and Logistics degree program will be offered at GMC's Augusta, Fairburn, Fayetteville, Milledgeville, Online, and Warner Robins campuses. NOTE: All students accepted into GMC’s BAS degree programs also have the option to complete coursework online. ***
What You Will Learn:
Fundamental supply chain management and logistics skills in inventory management, materials management, warehouse management, transportation, distribution, and purchasing needed for today's global work environment.
Critical thinking, problem solving, and decision-making skills to develop and manage business problems encountered within the global supply chain and logistics environment.
Incorporation of supply chain management and logistics performance goals to support the strategic initiatives and financial objectives involved within business operations.
The BAS in Supply Chain Management and Logistics curriculum includes courses in the following:
Purchasing and Global Sourcing
Management Information Systems
Quality Management Systems
Principles of Supply Chain Management
Principles of Logistics Management
Warehouse and Distribution Management
Students may select electives from one of the following areas:
Human Resources Management
Marketing for Managers
The BAS in Supply Chain Management and Logistics provides students the practical knowledge necessary to seek employment in logistics, warehousing, procurement, materials management, distribution, and other supply chain management related fields. Graduates will be prepared to seek career opportunities in entry level and middle-management positions relating to supply chain management and logistics.
One of GMC's goals is to offer the highest quality college education at some of the most affordable tuition rates. We have also extended that goal to our bachelor of applied science degrees. To understand our tuition rates, please visit the Tuition and Fees Basics Page on our website. Keep in mind that total costs for the program will depend not only on tuition rates, but the amount of quarter hours students must take in order to complete the degree. This will include courses both in the core and in the major.
Degree Program Coordinator and Business/Computer Information Systems Division Chair:
Tianna Marynell, email@example.com