Supply Chain Management (APSCM)

Associate in Applied Science

This associate degree program prepares students to be knowledgeable, capable, and enthusiastic employees who can effectively perform in a supply chain environment.

Students will be prepared to:

  • coordinate suppliers, manufacturers, distributors and retailers,
  • ensure that products and services are available to the final consumer in a timely and cost-effective fashion, and
  • maintain the service level customers demand.

As part of the program, students will be ready to take the tests needed to receive their CLA (Certified Logistics Associate) and CLT (Certified Logistics Technician) industry certification.

This is a high demand, high skill and high wage program as defined by the Michigan Community College Network.

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111,420Median Earnings

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3% 10 Year Employment Growth

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111,420Median Earnings

1005Annual Job Openings

3% 10 Year Employment Growth

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111,261Median Earnings

178Annual Job Openings

8% 10 Year Employment Growth

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2017-18 | 2018-19 | 2019-20

Program is also available online.

2019-2020 Academic Requirements

This program emphasizes both the theoretical knowledge and practical skills needed to succeed in both customer-facing and behind-the-scenes jobs in any type of logistics setting as products move from point-of-origin to point-of consumption. The curriculum was developed with input from industry experts and topics include the supply chain ecosystem, warehousing, operations, transportation, purchasing, reverse logistics, retail, inventory management, and analytics. Students also learn about supplier relationship management and leadership/management skills. As part of the program, students will be ready to take the tests needed to receive their CLA (Certified Logistics Associate) and CLT (Certified Logistics Technician) industry certification.

Eastern Michigan University, BBA degree;
Wayne State University, BS degree.

Copies can be obtained from the Counseling Office, a program advisor, or from the Curriculum and Assessment Office Web site: Articulation Agreements.
Division
Business/Computer Technologies
Department
Business Department
Advisors
Anthony Terry
(Items marked with an icon online icon are available online.)
First Semester
Class   Title Minimum Credits
BMG 181   Introduction to Supply Chain Management 3
BMG 182   Warehousing and Logistics 3
BMG 205   Creating the Customer Experience 3
Elective(s)   Social and Behavioral Science 1 3
Elective(s)   Arts and Humanities 1 3
Total 15
Second Semester
Class   Title Minimum Credits
BMG 206   Retail Principles and Practices 3
BMG 226   Transportation and Logistics 3
Elective(s)   Natural Sciences 3
MTH 125 or Everyday College Math  
MTH 160 or Basic Statistics  
Elective(s)   Math Any math level 4 or higher course 3
COM 101 or Fundamentals of Speaking  
COM 102   Interpersonal Communication 3
Total 15
Third Semester
Class   Title Minimum Credits
BMG 228   Purchasing and Inventory Control 3
BMG 273   Managing Operations 3
BMG 275   Business and Supply Chain Analytics 4
Elective(s)   Natural Sciences with Lab 3
    MTA Elective(s) (0-2 credits) to reach minimum 30 MTA credits 2
Total 15
Fourth Semester
Class   Title Minimum Credits
BMG 230   Principles of Management 3
BMG 295   Supply Chain Field Studies 2
Elective(s)   Social and Behavioral Science 2 3
ENG 111   Composition I 4
Elective(s)   Arts and Humanities 2 3
Total 15
Total Credits Required
60