Department of Logistics and Supply Chain Management
Supply Chain Management (Emphasis in Logistics and Intermodal Transportation)
Logistics and Intermodal Transportation (LIT) is a program of study that leverages the University’s proximity to the Port of Savannah and Hartsfield Jackson International Airport. LIT serves the needs of dynamic industry sectors. A degree with emphasis in Logistics and Intermodal Transportation prepares students for the many jobs available in this challenging and rapidly expanding field. Basic LIT courses focus on logistics and transportation concepts and principles. Advanced courses focus on logistics operations, international logistics, and intermodal distribution issues. Internships are typically available and strongly recommended for qualified students.
Supply Chain Management (Emphasis in Operations and Supply Management)
The OSM program of study prepares students for a variety of positions in both manufacturing and service supply chains. A degree with emphasis in Operations and Supply Management instills students with knowledge of sourcing and operations management along with skills to analyze supply chain scenarios. Courses seek to develop critical thinking skills and opportunities to apply these skills in operations strategy, demand and supply planning, service operations, six sigma and continuous improvement, strategic sourcing and negotiations, inventory management, global supply networks, and supply chain analytics. Students are also encouraged to pursue internships as part of their studies.