As long as businesses have warehouses to manage and goods to ship, the world needs supply chain managers. It’s an exciting and challenging career field with many opportunities to grow, and with the right foundation of organizational skills and knowledge of the transportation industry, you’ll be able to go far. Our bachelor’s degree in logistics program in supply chain management can help you get started.
This program helps you learn about all aspects of supply chain management, from raw materials to end users. As a graduate, an incredible number of new career opportunities will be open to you.
This program provides the skills and knowledge required to be successful throughout a challenging and rewarding career within a logistics occupation. Graduates will have opportunities that utilize a multitude of talents and skills, providing an invigorating and exciting career that never grows stagnant. Potential occupations include demand planner, project manager, vendor-managed inventory analyst, logistics analyst, warehouse management, production planner and transportation specialist.
According to the Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals, the supply chain management industry is one of the fastest growing industries within the United States and the world with logistics alone accounting for 9.5% of the U.S. Gross Domestic Product.
Students finishing this program will have completed a well-rounded curriculum including business and general education cores, as well as the major core that examines all aspects of the industry from raw materials to end users and everything in between. Global perspectives combined with cultural diversity are interwoven within the curriculum creating an awareness of today’s business environment within which the students will ultimately compete.
The Baker College bachelor’s degree in logistics program is a 4-year, IACBE-accredited program consisting of 120 credit hours (36 hours of major courses and 54 hours of business requirements). Our curriculum includes 30 general education credit requirements, operations management and two 120-hour work experiences.
It’s a really tight-knit group of faculty members that actually work in the field and can help you grow as a student and in your business. ...Baker is pretty career focused on a lot of things where they kind of set you on a path and help you along to get to your career goal.
Our quality-focused, market-driven and rigorous program curricula will establish and enhance core business knowledge and the ability to anticipate and react to societal changes, as well as provide students with technological proficiency, the ability to make ethical decisions and the communication skills that embody the professional acumen graduates need to make positive contributions to their chosen fields.
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The College of Business at Baker College has received specialized accreditation for its business programs through the International Accreditation Council for Business Education (IACBE), located at 11374 Strang Line Road in Lenexa, Kansas, USA. For a list of accredited programs click here.
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