Business Logistics, AAS

The logistics segment of the business supply chain works to promote the efficient and effective flow of goods, services, and information in order to meet customer requirements. Logistics activities typically include transportation management, warehousing, materials handling, order fulfillment, and inventory management.

The Associate of Applied Science in Business Logistics program is designed to meet the needs of those who are interested in pursuing a career in the logistics field. Students will learn how business organizations can achieve competitive advantage by developing and maintaining efficient and effective operations across their buying, shipping, and receiving channels. Graduates of logistics programs are increasingly sought for their knowledge and skills in this specialized field of business that is projected to continue its expansion and growth.

Course availability is subject to minimum class size requirements.

Program Learning Outcomes

Graduates of the program will be able to:
  • Critically apply concepts in the principal areas of business to support organizational decisions.
  • Use current logistics technologies in support of organizational operations.
  • Explain the leadership skills required to achieve strategic logistics objectives.
  • Explain appropriate ethical perspectives in a global business environment.
  • Effectively communicate in a professional business setting.
  • Productively collaborate in a professional business setting.

Business Logistics: Associate of Applied Science Requirements

93 Credits

Business Logistics Major Core (54)

AC1060Principles of Accounting I

4.5

AC1160Principles of Accounting II

4.5

 

EC2050Macroeconomics

4.5

OR

EC2100Microeconomics

4.5

 

MG3000Marketing

4.5

MT1050Introduction to Business

4.5

MT2050Principles of Management

4.5

OM1000DIntroduction to Business Logistics

4.5

OM2300DDemand Forecasting and Inventory Management

4.5

OM3000Operations Management

4.5

OM3025DLogistics and Transportation Management

4.5

OM3050DPurchasing and Supply Chain Management

4.5

 

OM3100DBusiness Logistics Internship

4.5

OR

OM3150DBusiness Logistics Projects

4.5

General Education Core (39)

Communications

EN1150Composition I

4.5

EN1300Composition II

4.5

 

EN2100Speech

4.5

OR

EN2150Interpersonal Professional Communication

4.5

Science

SCScience Elective

4.5

Mathematics

MA2000Quantitative Reasoning

4.5

Humanities/Behavioral/Social Science

HU2000Critical Thinking and Problem Solving

4.5

General Education

CS1201Juggling College, Life, and Career: Set Up for Success!

5

OR

CS1203Bridge to Success: Creating Your Future at NAU

5

 

CS1301Do the Numbers! Achieving College and Career Success

5

CS2086Career Path Planning

2

Graduation Requirements: A minimum 2.0 GPA is required overall and in the Business Administration Major Core. See the "Graduation Requirements" section of the catalog for additional requirements.

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