Supply Chain Management Associate in Science
Major Code: SCMGT-AS
Educational Plan: SCMGT-AS
Seminole State's Associate in Science (A.S.) degree in Supply Chain Management prepares students for initial employment in an occupation within the broad range of Supply Chain Management disciplines, or to provide supplemental training for persons employed within this field. The content includes, but is not limited to, related business and accounting practices such as standard operating procedures, negotiation techniques, planning, organizing, logistical concepts, purchasing and inventory control theory and techniques. Emphasis is placed on the development of business and managerial skills necessary for the efficient and effective performance of all operations within an organization's supply chain.
Supply Chain Management professionals are trained in the areas of planning, forecasting, purchasing, production, transportation, storage, distribution and keeping track of products as they flow toward you and other consumers. Supply Chain Managers are responsible for processing orders, managing warehouses, inventory control and critical decision making. With a combination of specific training in business and management, coupled with general education coursework, managers entering the workforce will be well rounded and prepared for success and advancement. When you receive your package from Amazon in just two days, that’s supply chain management at work!
Graduates of this program are qualified to be employed as supply chain managers, customer service managers, fulfillment supervisors and supply chain analysts. These careers can be found with successful manufacturing and production companies, service providers, government agencies and many other industries.
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Employment in this field is expected to grow by 4-26 percent through 2019. Continued demand for supply chain management professionals will lead to new openings for personnel in local organizations. (Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics)
Students pursing this degree also may obtain the following college credit certificates:
The following transfer options are available for A.S. Degree in Supply Chain Management graduates:
Students pursuing a Supply Chain Management degree or certificate with Seminole State College who hold an industry certification approved by the Global Logistics Associate American Society of Transportation and Logistics may be eligible to receive up to 12 articulated college credits.
Seminole State’s Associate in Science (A.S.) degrees are designed to prepare graduates for immediate entry into their chosen career field and/or transfer into certain baccalaureate programs. Students planning to transfer to a college or university should consult with an academic advisor to ensure completion of all entry requirements for the baccalaureate program of their choice.
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Humanities General Education course
Mathematics General Education course (MAC 1105 is recommended for students wishing to pursue the B.S. in Business & Information Management)
Science General Education course
Associate in Science (A.S.) degrees are designed to prepare graduates for immediate entry into their chosen career field. A.S. degree graduates may transfer into certain baccalaureate programs. Students planning to transfer to baccalaureate programs should consult with Student Affairs counselors, advisors or specialists to make sure required courses are taken and entry requirements are met for the college/university program of their choice.
Students with a baccalaureate degree or an associate of arts degree from a regionally accredited institution will be considered to have met general education requirements for this degree program.
Mathematics General Education course MAC 1105 is recommended for students pursuing the B.S. in Business & Information Management (BIM) degree.
Textbook information will be available online for each term's courses 45 days prior to the first day of classes for the term.
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