Logistics and Supply Chain Technician (LA51)

The Logistics and Supply Chain Technician certificate program is designed to provide a general knowledge of logistics and supply chain processes and practices, including logistics management basics, supply chain management, and transportation management.

Employment Opportunities

Logistics managers analyze and coordinate an organization's supply chain - the system that moves a product from supplier to consumer. They manage the entire life cycle of a product, which includes how a product is acquired, distributed, allocated, and delivered. Logistics and supply chain managers oversee activities including purchasing, shipping and transportation, inventory, warehousing, and delivery. Graduates of this program may find entry-level employment as logistics coordinators in multiple industries.

Admissions Criteria

  • Submit a completed application and application fee;
  • Be at least 16 years of age;
  • Submit official high school transcript or GED transcript;
  • Submit official college transcripts, if applicable;
  • Meet the following assessment requirements:
Test Reading Writing Numerical Algebra
Accuplacer 64 70 NA 57
Accuplacer (Next Gen) 236 249 NA 245
Compass 79 62 NA 37
SAT 17 17 NA 21
SAT 290 290 NA 380
ACT 16 14 NA 17
ASSET 42 41 39 42
PSAT 17 17 NA 21
GED NA 145 NA 145

Logistics and Supply Chain Technician Curriculum

The curriculum for the Logistics and Supply Chain Technician Certificate program is designed for the semester system. A student may enter the program any term. To graduate, students must earn a minimum of 9 semester credit hours. The program requires a minimum of 135 contact hours and generally takes 1 semester to complete.

Program Courses

Occupational Courses (9 Credits)

LOGI 1000Business Logistics


SCMA 1000Intro to Supply Chain Management


SCMA 1003Introduction to Transportation and Logistics Management


NOTE: “C” or higher grade is required for all the above courses.

Program Costs

Tuition ($100 per credit hour): $900

Fees ($385 per semester): $385

Books/Supplies: $170

(Costs are estimates and are subject to change.)