Supply chain management has evolved from a clerical function to a strategic process, requiring expert knowledge of everything from the production to the storage of goods.
As company operations become more complex, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts the demand for skilled logisticians will grow by 26 percent from 2010 to 2020.
An Associate of Applied Science in Management with a specialization in Maritime Logistics from Tidewater Community College prepares you for a rewarding career in supply chain management, distribution and transportation, management, warehouse and inventory management, purchasing and materials management or maritime economics.
You will learn how to plan, organize and control the flow of an organization’s supply chain and move a product from supplier to consumer. The curriculum focuses on:
- principles of effective purchasing
- fundamentals of distribution and transportation
- coordinating integrated logistics into a seamless pipeline
- computerized systems to manage inventory
Veterans, transitioning military, spouses and dependents: TCC’s Center for Military and Veterans Education provides academic guidance and help in maximizing your GI Bill and other educational benefits.
Tuition assistance such as financial aid, scholarships, work-study, grants and loans can help you save money and reduce college debt.
Day, evening, online and weekend classes are designed for students with busy schedules
Gain hands-on experience and earn college credit through practical work experience in the college’s cooperative education program.
Program provides the maximum allowance for military supply and logistics education, training and experience
TCC is home to the Southeast Maritime and Transportation (SMART) Center, where you can find pathways to maritime careers
You can save thousands on your TCC associate degree with the Z-Degree.
You can complete a 2-year associate degree for less than the cost of 1 year at a 4-year college or university.
TCC’s Associate of Applied Science in Management with Specialization in Maritime Logistics consists of 4 semesters of full-time study, on campus and online.
If your schedule doesn't permit full-time attendance, you may also take classes part time.
Estimated Program Cost*:
67 credits x $181.10 per credit = $12,133.70 (not including textbooks and supplies)
*Based on Fall 2017 in-state tuition. Your actual cost may differ.
Graduates of the maritime logistics program can enter or advance in the field of logistics management in maritime or traditional management environments.
This degree also transfers to the University of Maryland University College bachelor's program in management studies.