2021-2022 College Catalog

Logistics and Supply Chain Management Diploma

Logistics and Supply Chain Management Diploma (Major Code: LAS2)

Program Description

The Logistics and Supply Chain Management diploma program includes fundamentals of supply chain management including procurement, issues in executing local, national, and global supply chains, logistics, and transportation. The program also include business management, accounting principles, economics of supply and demand, and database management skills.

Career Information

Occupation

Warehouse Operations Manager, Warehouse Driver

Career Projections

The number of jobs in this field is expected to increase by 14.3% nationally and 20.4% in the State of Georgia over the next several years. Estimated salaries in this field start at $45,000 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

vgatewood@atlantatech.edu

Program Length and Cost

Minimum Program Length in Semester Terms: 3 Terms

Credit Hours: 41

Estimated Program Cost: $8,115

Course Outline

General Education Courses (6 Credits)

Take the following course: (3 credits)

ENGL 1010Fundamentals of English I

3

Take the following course: (3 credits)

MATH 1012Foundations of Mathematics

3

Occupational Courses (35 Credits)

Take each of the following courses:

COMP 1000Introduction to Computer Literacy

3

ACCT 1100Financial Accounting I

4

ACCT 1120Spreadsheet Applications

4

MGMT 1115Leadership

3

LOGI 1000Business Logistics

3

LOGI 1010Purchasing

3

LOGI 1020Materials Management

3

SCMA 1000Introduction to Supply Chain Management

3

SCMA 1003Introduction to Transportation and Logistics Management

3

SCMA 1015E-Commerce in Supply Chain Management

3

SCMA 2103Supply Chain Management Concepts

3

Select one of the following courses

SCMA 2200Capstone/Case Studies in Logistics Management

3

Or

SCMA 2900Logistics and Supply Chain Management Internship

3

Total Credit Hours: 41

Program Outcomes

1. The student will understand and be able to apply the basics of supply chain management at the entry level position in the logistics industry.
2. The student will demonstrate the ability to perform purchasing processes.
3. The student will understand the procedures and requirements of materials transportation and logistics.
4. The student will be able to utilize eCommerce principles with the supply chain setting.