2017-2018 Program Requirements APSCM

Supply Chain Management (APSCM)

Associate in Applied Science Degree

Program is also available online.


This program prepares students to be knowledgeable, capable and enthusiastic employees who can effectively perform in a supply chain environment. Students will learn the principles and practices of managing, marketing, selling, promoting and distributing retail goods and services. They will also learn how to align supply chain strategies with corporate goals to coordinate suppliers, manufacturers, distributors and retailers, ensuring products and services are available to the final consumer in a timely and cost-effective manner while meeting customer service demands. 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: View Articulation Agreements.

Contact Information

Business/Computer Technologies
Business Department
Cheryl Byrne


(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
BMG 206   Retail Principles and Practices 3
Elective(s)   Computer and Information Literacy 3
Total 15
Second Semester
Class   Title Minimum Credits
BMG 226   Transportation and Logistics 3
BMG 228   Purchasing and Inventory Control 3
Elective(s)   Arts and Humanities 3
MTH 125 or Everyday College Math  
MTH 160 or Basic Statistics  
Elective(s)   Math Any math level 4 or higher course 4
Elective(s)   Speech 3
Total 16
Third Semester
Class   Title Minimum Credits
BMG 230   Management Skills 3
BMG 273   Managing Operations 3
BMG 275   Business and Supply Chain Analytics 4
Elective(s)   Natural Sciences* 4
Total 14
Fourth Semester
Class   Title Minimum Credits
BMG 295   Supply Chain Field Studies 2
Elective(s)   Social and Behavioral Science 3
Elective(s)   Writing 4
    Electives to reach a minimum of 60 credits 6
Total 15
Total Credits Required


*Select a lab-based course. Students who plan to transfer should meet with an advisor to ensure MACRAO requirements are met.