Logistics and Supply Chain

Logistics and Supply Chain

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Program Duration

1 year (Two Semesters)

Program Type

Technical Certificate

Median North Arkansas Salary

$45,130 dispatcher; $29,980 shipping and receiving clerk (Career Information)

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Why Choose This Program

Students learn about a variety of supply chain management career fields including operations, purchasing, warehousing and distribution.


 

About The Program

The success of a business often depends on the efficient management of the flow of goods across the global marketplace - a process that grows increasingly complex. This program equips students to handle this complexity by combining logistics and operations management training and provides a practical understanding of procurement, operations, and logistics.

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Paying for College

Northark is affordable! We offer nearly $500,000 annually through institutional and foundation scholarships in addition to federal and state aid. See our scholarships and other financial aid programs.

Transfer or Stackable Options

The certificate may be applied to the Associate of Applied Science in Logistics and Supply Chain.

Faculty Contact

Cheryl Keymer
Department Chair of Business and Information Technology
(870) 391-3225
ckeymer@northark.edu

Learning Outcomes

  • Describe major logistics functions and activities.
  • Differentiate logistics and supply chain management.
  • Compare modes of transportation and related policies.
  • Describe warehouse processes, systems, and performance measures.