Why Select the online Logistics/SCM?
A decade ago, taking courses online and earning a degree were still relatively new concepts. Today, you can earn your degree online from countless sources. So what makes the Georgia College online Master of Logistics and Supply Chain Management program different? Why should you Make Your Next Move with us?
About the Master of Logistics and Supply Chain Management
Decades of Experience, And Now Even More Accessible
Georgia College has offered a nationally recognized Master of Logistics and Supply Chain Management program for 45 years, preparing thousands of students for success in their chosen careers and professions. Now, that experience and expertise is available to you, online and at your convenience. U.S. News has recognized Georgia College’s online Master of Logistics and Supply Chain Management as one of the best programs available.
About Logistics and SCM
You want things now. Be it a car, a cab, or even carrots. If you are online, the product or service should be available. Today’s businesses need professionals in logistics and supply chain management to manage multiple channels and ways of getting products and services efficiently, and in a cost-effective manner. Developing, monitoring, and managing omni-channels is a daunting task, with ever increasing expectations and opportunities.
Who needs a professional with a Master of Logistics and Supply Chain Management degree from Georgia College? Just about everyone. Logistics professionals are highly sought after in the retail and service industries, as well as the government and public agency sectors. If you make a product, it has to be packaged, stored, and shipped to retailers or directly to consumers. Managing these flows – and the relationships that go with them – directly impacts the bottom line.
The Right Program
As home to the state’s oldest Logistics program, we take pride in giving you the quality education you deserve. Georgia College’s online Master of Logistics and Supply Chain Management program has been recognized by U.S. News as a best online program and takes over 45 years of excellence and experience from a nationally top-ranked program and makes it available to you through the convenience of the Internet.
The program also benefits from being headquartered in Georgia. The state has grown to be the home of a $15 billion dollar logistics industry thanks to its convenient access to superior air, rail, sea, and shipping assets, all of which are invaluable resources when it comes to networking with professionals within the field. Georgia has also been rated as the #1 state with the best business climate for the past four years. Georgia has also been recognized as being #2 of all the states for infrastructure and global access. The right program is in the right place, with access to leading edge firms, faculty, and opportunities.
As in the world of logistics and supply chain management, your time is exceedingly valuable. That’s why we’ve developed our online Logistics degree with the on-the-go professional in mind. The 30-hour program is streamlined for rapid completion, and thoroughly specialized and exhaustive. This means you can hone your skills anywhere and at any time in several specialty areas within the field, including international trade, commercial law, and strategy—just to name a few. Whether you’re logging on from the comfort of your living room or your favorite neighborhood coffee shop, your courses are always with you.
The Right People
The online Logistics program, directed by Dr. Karl B. Manrodt, is comprised of some of the best minds in the logistics and supply chain management field. Our professors have taught and lectured worldwide, in addition to authoring books, nationally published articles, and hundreds of reports on subjects within the discipline. With the guidance and teachings of these professionals throughout your online courses, you’ll be prepared for this competitive, high-growth job market.