Logistics management is the part of supply chain management that plans, implements, and controls the efficient, effective forward, and reverse flow and storage of goods, services, and related information between the point of origin and the point of consumption in order to meet customer's requirements.
Career options for students who get a degree in logistics management include: analyst, customer service manager, facilities manager, global commodities director inventory control manager, logistics engineer, logistics manager, procurement manager, production manager, purchasing manager, strategic sourcing manager, supply-chain manager and warehouse operations manager.
Rick Johnson, Supply Chain Management program alumni from Norco College, talks about how the Logistics Management program at Norco College helped him.
logistics management program at Norco College has helped me obtain broader supply chain knowledge. I have ten years of supply chain experience and was impressed with the principles and concepts that have been taught to date. I am already using some of the methodologies I've learned from the logistics management program.”
Academic Programs in Logistics Management
The academic maps below will give you an idea of the classes you need to take. However, please meet with a counselor to personalize your education plan.
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Suggested Initial Coursework
|Associate of Arts (AA) Degree - Area of Emphasis (AOE)
in Administration and Information Systems - CSU Pathway
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|Program Flyer (Business Administration - Concentration in Logistics Management)||INFO|
|Program Flyer (Business Administration - Concentration in Management)||INFO|
|Program Flyer (Logistics Management)||INFO|
|Program Flyer (Retail Management/Western Association of Food Chains)||INFO|
|What can I do with this major? (Logistics/Supply Chain Management)||INFO|
|Riverside Community College District General Education (RCCD GE) Requirements (PLAN A)||INFO|
|California State University General Education (CSU GE) Requirements (PLAN B)|
For students who would like to transfer to a campus in the California State University (CSU) system
|Intersegmental General Education Transfer Curriculum (IGETC) Requirements (PLAN C)|
For students who would like to transfer to a campus in either the California State University (CSU) or University of California (UC) system