Program of Study

Course work includes the international and domestic movement of goods from the raw materials source(s) through production and ultimately to the consumer.  Courses in economics and finance, transportation, warehousing, inventory control, material handling, purchasing, computerization, supply chain operations, federal transportation and safety regulations are emphasized.


Careers Available

Graduates should qualify for positions in a wide range of supply chain and logistics positions in government agencies, manufacturing, and service organizations.  Employment opportunities include entry-level distribution, planning, material management, warehousing, inventory, transportation, trucking operations, international freight, and logistics.

Recommended Courses and Skills

Basic understanding of math (high school algebra strongly recommended), strong computer, communication and organizational skills.

Helpful Personal Attributes

Analytical, critical thinking and problem-solving, technical/computer skills, adaptability to various work environments and the ability to manage detailed projects and work in a team environment.

Program Offerings

Program Credential Level Offered Code
Supply Chain Management-Distribution Management Associate in Applied Science NEW Day and Online A25620DM
Supply Chain Management-Global Logistics Technology Associate in Applied Science NEW Day and Online A25620GL
Supply Chain Management-Global Logistics Technology Diploma NEW Day and Online D25620GL
Supply Chain Management-Global Logistics Technology Certificate NEW Day and Online C25620GL

Program Contact

If you would like additional information about the Supply Chain Management Program, contact Demetria Ledbetter, Program Coordinator, at 336.734.7917 or dledbetter@forsythtech.edu.