2021-2022 College Catalog

Transportation Management Systems TCC

Transportation Management Systems TCC (Major Code: TM31)

Program Description

The Transportation Management Systems Technical Certificate for Credit (TCC) is a sequence of courses that focuses on Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) systems in the Supply Chain Management industry. Graduates of the Technical Certificate of Credit in Transportation Management Systems become specialist in planning, execution, and monitoring processes in the transportation industry. The Transportation Management Systems TCC enables graduates to identify the transportation network structures and explain their logistics benefits and costs, service quality, and management concerns. The hands-on exercises have been designed to enable graduates to configure a series of scenarios in respect to transportation planning and optimization, freight tendering, order management, transportation planning, selection of carriers, charge management, regulation and compliance adherence, reviewing international operations, packaging, documenting, and familiarizing with economic issues in international operations.

Career Information

Occupation

Warehouse Worker

Career Projections

The number of jobs in this field is expected to increase by 14% nationally and 10% in the State of Georgia over the next several years. Estimated salaries in this field start at $30,000 a year.
Labor market data was compiled using Economic Modeling Specialists, international and is updated annually.

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Admission Requirements

General College Admissions Requirements

Program Contact Information

Von Gatewood

Program Coordinator, Supply Chain Management

Academic Building C2207B

vgatewood@atlantatech.edu

404-225-4675

Program Length and Cost

Minimum Program Length in Semester Terms: 2 terms
Program Credit Hours: 17
Estimated Program Cost: $3,384

Course Outline

 

Occupational Courses (17 Credits)

FYES 1001First Year Experience Seminar

3

LOGI 1110Transportation and Logistics Network Design Fundamentals

3

LOGI 1120International Operations and Transportation Fundamentals

3

LOGI 1130Introduction to TMS

4

LOGI 1140Certifying Principles of Logistics, Distribution and Transportation

4

Total Credit Hours: 17

 

Program Outcomes

1. Graduates will be able to identify the transportation network structures and explain their logistics benefits and costs, service quality, and management concerns.
2. Graduates will be able to configure a series of scenarios in respect to transportation planning and optimization, freight tendering, order management, transportation planning, selection of carriers, charge management, regulation and compliance adherence.
3. Graduates will be able to competently review international operations, packaging, documentation, and be familiar with economic issues in international operations.