Logistics and Supply Chain Management Careers

The AAS in Business Administration is for the student who wants a two-year degree program providing current skills leading to employment in the field of business. Due to the broad range of careers available in this field, the degree has four areas of specialization (emphases) to accommodate most students’ needs: (1) Accounting; (2) Administrative Support; (3) Management; or (4) Logistics & Supply Chain. Additionally, specific course requirements may be modified to accommodate student career goals with written approval of the Dean. More detailed descriptions of each area of specialization follow.

 

Logistics & Supply Chain:

Graduates May be Employed in…

  • Transportation Management
  • Traffic Management
  • Dispatching
  • Customer Service
  • Shipping/Receiving Clerks     
  • Shipping Operations
  • Inventory Management
  • Warehouse Operations
  • Rate Analysis/Pricing

 

Examples of Potential Area Employers

  • FedEx Freight
  • DSI
  • Wal-Mart
  • Tyson Foods
  • Construction Companies      
  • Shipping Companies
  • UPS
  • USPS
  • DHL Express

 

Northwest Arkansas Area Wages

Dispatchers:

Entry-level Wage............................................................................................. $23,930 annually

Average Wage................................................................................................. $34,138 annually

 

Shipping, Receiving, & Traffic Clerks:

Entry-level Wage............................................................................................. $20,470 annually

Average Wage................................................................................................. $27,777 annually

 

Transportation, Storage, & Distribution Managers, Logistics Managers:

Entry-level Wage............................................................................................. $68,667 annually

Average Wage............................................................................................... $125,775 annually