Supply Chain Management / Logistics

SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT/LOGISTICS

Supply chain management / logistics is a major industry in Indiana. Many companies depend on their ability to accurately and efficiently move goods around the state and globally. Ivy Tech Community College's Supply Chain Management / Logistics program prepares a workforce with the skills demanded in industry. Indiana's central location along with access to national and international markets is attracting an increasing number of companies in the field of supply chain management / logistics.

The Supply Chain Management / Logistics program addresses the movement and storage of raw materials, work-in-process inventory, supply / demand analysis, and finished goods from point of origin to point of consumption. The supply chain management / logistics field uses high technology and information systems to track goods and increase efficiencies. There are many opportunities for careers in supply chain management, distribution systems, intermodal transportation, and logistics.

Certificates:

Certificate in Supply Chain Management/Logistics (24 credit hours)

Short-term certificates are sequences of technical and professional courses that are industry focused and designed for workforce preparation. They provide access to targeted, short-term training in a discipline, and completers may sit for specific certification exams. Courses in certificate programs also apply toward technical certificates and associate degree programs in the subject area.

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Degrees:

Associate of Science (60 credit hours = x semesters)

The Associate of Science degree prepares you for transfer to a university to pursue a baccalaureate degree. Graduates will also earn the Transfer General Education Certificate.

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Transfer Options

To find out information about your transfer options to public and private universities, contact your academic advisor or the Transfer Office at your local Ivy Tech campus. You are also encouraged to contact the university in which you plan to transfer.

Electives

Your advisor will help you select electives for your program. Statewide electives, Transfer General Education Core (TGEC) electives, and Transfer Cluster electives vary by degree.

Online Degrees and Certificates:

Certificate in Supply Chain Management/Logistics (24 credit hours)

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Associate of Science (60 credit hours = 4 semesters)

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Transfer Options

To find out information about your transfer options to public and private universities, contact your academic advisor or the Transfer Office at your local Ivy Tech campus. You are also encouraged to contact the university in which you plan to transfer.

Electives

Your advisor will help you select electives for your program. Statewide electives, Transfer General Education Core (TGEC) electives, and Transfer Cluster electives vary by degree.

NOTE: The number of credits required for a degree or certificate is based on students who are program-ready and does not include College Prep courses. Availability of degrees and certificates varies by campus.

Supply Chain Management/Logistics programs are offered at the following Ivy Tech campuses:

Bloomington
Faculty Contacts:

Nancy Frost
Associate Professor, Business Administration
nfrost@ivytech.edu
Phone: (812) 330-6130
Fax: (812) 330-6212
Central Indiana (Franklin, Greencastle, Indianapolis)
Contact:
Merrill Yancey, Program Chair
myancey@ivytech.edu
Columbus (Columbus)
More details coming soon.
East Central (Anderson, Marion, Muncie)
More details coming soon.
Kokomo (Kokomo, Logansport, Wabash)
More details coming soon.
Lafayette (Crawfordsville, Lafayette)
For more information, contact:

Associate of Science
Aaron Baute
765-269-5700

Certificate
Susan Ely
765-269-5159

North Central (Elkhart, South Bend, Warsaw)

For more information contact:

Julie A. Howar
Interim Dean, School of Business
574-289-7001 ext. 6385
jhowar@ivytech.edu

Northeast (Fort Wayne)
Contact:
Michelle Hagan-Short, Program Chair
(260) 480-4242
mshort@ivytech.edu
Northwest (East Chicago, Gary, Michigan City, Valparaiso)
Plan of Study

Description:
Many companies depend on their ability to accurately and efficiently move goods around the state and globally. Therefore, the Supply Chain Management / Logistics program coursework addresses the movement and storage of raw materials, work-in-process inventory, supply / demand analysis, and finished goods from point of origin to point of consumption. The field uses high technology and information systems to track goods and increase efficiencies. Supply Chain Management/Logistics is a major industry in Indiana and offers many opportunities for careers in supply chain management, distribution systems, intermodal transportation, and logistics.

DEGREES AVAILABLE Associate of Science, and short- term Certificate.


Contact Information:
Jack Schoenfelder
Michigan City Campus
Phone: 219-879-3137 ext.254
Email: jschoenf@ivytech.edu

Richmond (Richmond)
Prof. Ronald (Ron) M. Oler, Ph.D.
Dept. Chair Office Administration and Supply Chain Management and Logistics
Ivy Tech Community College - Richmond
2357 Chester Boulevard
Richmond, IN 47374-1298
Phone: 765-966-2656, ext. 1127 Toll free: 800-659-4562, ext. 1127
Fax: 765-962-8741
Email: roler@ivytech.edu
www.ivytech.edu/richmond

Southeast Indiana (Lawrenceburg, Madison)
More details coming soon.
Southern Indiana (Sellersburg)
More details coming soon.
Southwest (Evansville, Tell City)
More details coming soon.
Wabash Valley (Terre Haute)
Contact:

Sarah Shepler, Program Chair
Business Administration
812.298.2412 or 800.377.4882 x2412
sshepler1@ivytech.edu



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