Logistics and Global Supply Chain Management

Logistics professionals make sure inventories match production needs and products reach customers. An associate degree in logistics and supply chain management prepares you for entry-level positions in transportation, warehousing, distribution, purchasing, and international logistics. A certificate option allows even faster entry into the field, with the credits you earn counting toward our associate degree.

ACC’s Logistics and Global Supply Chain Management Program is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP).

Job Titles & Career Information

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  • Research rates, routings, or modes of transport for shipment of products. Maintain awareness of regulations affecting the international movement of cargo. Make arrangements for additional services, such as storage or inland transportation.

    Hourly Wage: $19.44

    Currently Employed: 201

    Projections:

    201 people are employed as Freight Forwarders. This number is expected to increase by 9.95% over the next four years.

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  • Plan, direct, or coordinate purchasing, warehousing, distribution, forecasting, customer service, or planning services. Manage logistics personnel and logistics systems and direct daily operations.

    Hourly Wage: $35.06

    Currently Employed: 535

    Projections:

    535 people are employed as Logistics Managers. This number is expected to increase by 6.36% over the next four years.

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  • Analyze and coordinate the logistical functions of a firm or organization. Responsible for the entire life cycle of a product, including acquisition, distribution, internal allocation, delivery, and final disposal of resources.

    Hourly Wage: $38.79

    Currently Employed: 1109

    Projections:

    1109 people are employed as Logisticians. This number is expected to increase by 6.67% over the next four years.

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  • Analyze product delivery or supply chain processes to identify or recommend changes. May manage route activity including invoicing, electronic bills, and shipment tracing.

    Hourly Wage: $38.79

    Currently Employed: 1109

    Projections:

    1109 people are employed as Logistics Analysts. This number is expected to increase by 6.67% over the next four years.

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  • Plan, direct, or coordinate the storage or distribution operations within an organization or the activities of organizations that are engaged in storing or distributing materials or products.

    Hourly Wage: $35.06

    Currently Employed: 535

    Projections:

    535 people are employed as Storage and Distribution Managers. This number is expected to increase by 6.36% over the next four years.

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