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.
Most people aren’t lucky enough to have one long, successful career, never mind two. But that’s exactly what Rex Beck has had, and he’s still going strong in the second. Students in his classes at Norco College, where he has taught for the last 18 years, benefit both from his education and his two decades working in
“Teaching was always on my short list of career preferences but circumstances led me in another direction,” says Rex. “Happily, life offered me the opportunity for a second career in one of my first loves, teaching. I consider it a rare privilege to share my years of experience in the industry with those who are just establishing their professional roots.”
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)
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Logistics Management for Transfer (ADT) - Pathways for Transfer to a CSU or UC School||MAP|
|What can I do with this major? (Logistics/Supply Chain Management)||INFO|
|Program Flyer (Business Administration - Concentration in Logistics Management)||INFO|
|Program Flyer (Business Administration - Concentration in Management)||INFO|
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|Program Flyer (Retail Management/Western Association of Food Chains)||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