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Academic CredentialCertificate
Total Credit Hours18
Academic PathwayBusiness, Industry, Technology, Manufacturing
AdvisorMatt Herndon
Associate Professor
850.769.1551, ext. 2846

Academic Program Support SpecialistJordan Hale

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Logistics Transportation Specialist, Certificate

Would You Like a Career in Transportation and Logistics?

The purpose of this program is to prepare you for entry level positions in the supply chain areas of numerous industries.  It will teach you about all of the core dimensions of logistics, including supply chain management, transportation and distribution, purchasing and inventory, warehouse operations, and quality and operations management.  With this program you will also develop business and managerial skills necessary for the efficient and effective performance of all operations within a company's supply chain.

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Logistics and Transportation Course Requirements

BUL2241, Business Law
MAN2500, Operations Management
TRA2010, Transportation and Distribution
TRA2131, Purchasing and Inventory Management
TRA2154, Introduction to Supply Chain  Management
TRA2230, Warehouse Management

What will you do with a Logistics Specialist Certificate?

In this field, people find careers as:

Logistics Supervisor
Logistics Account Manager
Logistics Manager
Military Logistics Specialist
Logistics Engineer
Purchasing Manager
Supply-Chain Manager

Gulf Coast alumni of this program have continued their education at:

University of Florida
Florida State University - Panama City
University of Central Florida
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