Supply Chain Management (SCM)

Description

Students in the Supply Chain Management degree program gain the knowledge and skills needed to oversee interconnected businesses by coordinating activities among suppliers, warehousing operations, shipping, and customers. Students also develop understanding of processes for moving, tracking, and distributing raw or in-process materials as well as finished goods.

Graduates earn an Associate of Applied Business degree and are prepared for entry-level employment in areas such as inventory management, material handling, warehousing, logistics, traffic and transportation, or procurement. Graduates also are prepared to take the Level One Supply Chain Professional certification exam offered by the Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals.

Program Code

SCM.AAB

Benefits

Employment Options

Graduates Are Prepared To

  • Pursue an entry-level position in the field of supply chain management
  • Assume responsibility for first line supervision of warehousing and transportation workers
  • Develop and coordinate shipping/receiving schedules
  • Assist in operations analysis

Representative Job Titles For Graduates

  • Associate Buyer
  • First- line Supervisor
  • Logistics Coordinator
  • Logistics Sales Representative
  • Operations Systems Analyst
  • Scheduler
  • Shipping/ Receiving Manager
  • Supply Chain Manager
  • Traffic Manager/ Dispatcher
  • Warehouse Slot Coordinator

Graduate Starting Salary Projections

$25,000 to $40,000 annual salary

Employment Outlook

Opportunities in the fast-growing field of supply chain management are very good for qualified job seekers. Regionally, employment in the transportation and materials moving industry is expected to grow by 11 percent through 2020. The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts national growth of 22 percent through 2022, which is much faster than the average for all occupations. Employment growth will be driven by the important role logistics plays in the transportation of goods in a global economy.

Education Options

Co-op Salary Projections

$9/hr to $14/hr

Curriculum

Supply Chain Management (SCM)

 
Semester 1 Lec Lab Credits
ENG 101 English Composition 1 ( G) 3 0 3
IM 120 Electronic Spreadsheets: Microsoft Excel ( B) 2 3 3
LAW 101 Business Law ( B) 3 0 3
SCM 105 Principles of Supply Chain Management ( B) 3 0 3
FYE 1XX First Year Experience Elective (B)   1 0 1
MAT 1XX Mathematics Elective (G)   3 0 3
Semester 2      
ACC 101 Financial Accounting ( B) 2 2 3
BUS 190 Professional Practices ( B) 1 0 1
MGT 101 Principles of Management ( B) 3 0 3
SCM 110 Warehousing and Distribution ( T) 2 2 3
ENG 10X English Composition Elective   3 0 3
Semester 3      
SCM 291 Full-Time Cooperative Education 1: Supply Chain Management ( T) 1 40 2
Semester 4      
IT 150 Logistics and Distribution Technology ( T) 2 2 3
MGT 140 Quality Management ( T) 3 0 3
SCM 120 Transportation Systems ( T) 3 0 3
SCM 210 Procurement Management ( T) 3 0 3
XXX XXX Arts/Humanities Elecitive or Social/Behavioral Science Elective (G)   3 0 3
Semester 5      
SCM 205 Inventory Management and Control ( T) 3 0 3
SCM 290 Supply Chain Management Capstone ( T) 2 2 3
XXX XXX Technical Elective 1 (T)   3 0 3
XXX XXX Technical Elective 2 (T)   3 0 3
Semester 6      
SCM 292 Full-Time Cooperative Education 2: Supply Chain Management ( T) 1 40 2
Total Credits:   53 91 60

Electives

First Year Experience Elective  
FYE 100 College Survival Skills 1
FYE 105 College Success Strategies 2
FYE 110 Community College Experience 3
English Composition Elective  
ENG 102 English Composition 2: Contemporary Issues 3
ENG 103 English Composition 2: Writing about Literature 3
ENG 105 English Composition 2: Business Communication 3
Mathematics Elective  
MAT 115 Pre-Statistics 3
MAT 121 Technical Algebra and Geometry with Statistics 3
MAT 125 Algebra and Trigonometry 4
MAT 131 Statistics 1 3
MAT 151 College Algebra 4
Arts/Humanities Elective or Social/Behavioral Science Elective  
Any Transfer Module course from ART, LIT, MUS, PHI, REL, THE, or COMM 130 3
or, any Transfer Module course from ECO, GEO, HST, LBR, POL, PSY, SOC 3
Technical Elective  
ACC 102 Managerial Accounting 3
CET 115 Architectural Drafting and Computer Aided Design 4
EET 101 Electronic Fundamentals 1 3
EMET 210 Energy Efficiency and Audits 3
EVT 187 Materials Transportation Safety and Security 2
MGT 130 Project Management 3

Contacts

Program Chair
Brian Jaynes, BS, MEd
(513) 569-4264
Co-op Coordinator
Brian Hooten, MAOL
(513) 569-1634
brian.hooten@cincinnatistate.edu