Associate of Applied Science - Logistics Management

This program will provide the student with a degree in the field of logistics management. The program is well suited to the student seeking to obtain a career at the entry level of logistics management. Students will graduate with a core set of knowledge and skills that will allow them to advance in the logistics industry. Successful completion of this degree constitutes completion of the first 60 credits towards the  Bachelor of Applied Science - Logistics Management degree.

Degree Outcomes

Students completing the degree will:

  • Identify the underlying theories and principles of the role of logistics management within business that is associated with the applied utilization of logistics knowledge.
  • Identify, explain, and practice the tools that are used in entry to mid-level logistics positions, including Total Quality Management, Six Sigma, Lean and others.
  • Identify the characteristics, uses, and purposes of the software used in the logistics industry.

AAS degrees are generally non-transfer degrees that are designed for students to enter the workforce.

To earn an AAS degree, students must:

  1. Maintain a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.0 (see requirements for graduation.)
  2. Complete a minimum of 15 units within the college.
  3. Satisfy General Education requirements for the AAS.
  4. Have no financial or library obligation to the college.
General Education Requirements
English/Communications
Required:
ENG 102Composition II3
or ENG 114 Composition II For International Students
Select one English/Communications course (except: EPY 101, THTR 160, or THTR 161 which will not satisfy the requirement for this degree)3
Fine Arts/Humanities/Social Science3
Recommended:
Survey of African, Oceanic, & Native American Art
Women in Art
Dance Appreciation
Theater: a Cultural Context
Human Relations3
Recommended:
Supervision 2
Mathematics[3]
Required:
MATH 120Fundamentals of College Mathematics (or higher)3
Science3
Additional College Requirements
Diversity 1[3]
Recommended:
Survey of African, Oceanic, & Native American Art
Women in Art
Dance Appreciation
Theater: a Cultural Context
U.S. and Nevada Constitutions3
Recommended:
American Experiences and Constitutional Change
Introduction to American Politics
Degree Requirements
ACC 135Bookkeeping I3
or ACC 201 Financial Accounting
BUS 108Business Letters and Reports3
ECON 102Principles of Microeconomics3
ECON 103Principles of Macroeconomics3
LGM 209Logistics and Quality Management Tools II3
MGT 212Leadership and Human Relations3
MKT 210Marketing Principles3
Emphasis Requirements
LGM 201Essentials of Logistics Management3
LGM 202International Logistics Management3
LGM 208Logistics and Quality Management Tools I3
LGM 210Studies in Procurement and Logistics3
LGM 212Transportation Management3
BUS 225Business Operations Applied Statistics3
Total Units60
1

May also count toward degree requirements. Please consult with Academic Advisement. 

2

If planning on completing the BAS in Logistics Operations Management, MGT 171 is required.  

Plan of Study Grid
1st semesterUnits
ENG 101
Composition I
or Composition I for International Students
3
Human Relations 4 3
MATH 120 Fundamentals of College Mathematics 3
LGM 201 Essentials of Logistics Management 3
LGM 210 Studies in Procurement and Logistics 3
 Semester Total15
2nd semester
BUS 225 Business Operations Applied Statistics 3
ENG 102
Composition II
or Composition II For International Students
3
LGM 202 International Logistics Management 3
LGM 208 Logistics and Quality Management Tools I 3
Science 3 3
 Semester Total15
3rd semester
ACC 135 Bookkeeping I 3
BUS 108 Business Letters and Reports 3
ECON 102 Principles of Microeconomics 3
U.S. and Nevada Constitutions 4 3
LGM 209 Logistics and Quality Management Tools II 3
 Semester Total15
4th semester
Diversity/Fine Arts 4 3
ECON 103 Principles of Macroeconomics 3
LGM 212 Transportation Management 3
MGT 171 Supervision 3
MKT 210 Marketing Principles 3
 Semester Total15
 Total Units60
3

See approved General Education list for the AAS Degree.

4

 See program recommendations or requirements.