Most people don’t know what it takes for all the items they order online to arrive on their doorstep undamaged and so quickly. It’s the same with food in the grocery stores, almost no one can explain what’s involved to keep them stocked with food from around the globe. In reality, it takes huge teams of people, sophisticated technology, complex systems and processes, and highly-skilled supply chain teams to keep our goods showing up on the shelves and at our front doors.

Supply Chain Management

The Supply Chain Management program at Gaston College can jumpstart or advance your career in this exciting field in as little as two years. Explore some of the biggest benefits of the degree options for this program now and don’t forget to download a copy of our free Supply Chain Management Program Preview. It has even more valuable information for you.

Core Benefits of the Supply Chain Management Program

100% Online Option and Flexibility for Your Other Priorities

Most students decide to complete this program completely online because it is convenient with their other obligations. You may also choose to begin the program on-campus and finish it online. Students can take classes part-time or full-time. We offer a two-year associate degree, as well as a 12-credit hour certificate you can complete in just four classes.

One Degree that Opens Many Doors

With your associate degree, you will be equipped to pursue specialized careers in distribution, transportation, warehousing, trucking operations, manufacturing and many aspects of supply chain management and logistics. If you decide to continue your education, you will also have the option to transfer your work to a four-year school to earn a bachelor’s degree at a fraction of the cost, thanks to the incredible value at Gaston College.

Training for High-Demand Jobs with Great Earning Potential

Your Associate of Applied Science in Supply Chain Management degree from Gaston College could take you anywhere in the world if you want to work internationally. One of the great benefits of this program is that it provides you with the skills and experience to take advantage of the many opportunities here at home, too. We are located in a unique hub for manufacturing and distribution, so you’ll find many top-quality supply chain career opportunities close to home, across North Carolina, and around the country. Since our program is well-respected in the industry, local employers sometimes even come to us looking for qualified candidates.

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Degree Options

Many of our Supply Chain Management students already have some work experience in logistics and are looking for more training or a degree that qualifies them for a promotion. But maybe you are just finishing high school and have heard about the quality careers in our area, but you don’t have any work experience. No matter where you are, this program can work for you.

Associate Degree Option

The Associate of Applied Science in Supply Chain Management degree is a two-year program that can be taken completely online, or begun on-campus and completed online. This option has the most comprehensive training we offer in the program, so you will have a broad foundation for specialization in the workforce. Read about the course and degree requirements for this option:

Certificate Options

The certificate options in our Supply Chain Management program can be completed in as little as two semesters. This is an ideal option for students who already have some experience and want to retrain or gain education credits that might qualify them for a promotion or career advancement. All of the credits earned in the certificate tracks may also be applied directly to earning an associate degree if you decide to continue investing in your education. Learn about the courses in the certificate options:

Keep Exploring the Benefits of This Program

Maybe you have questions about this program or how it could benefit you in your career or current situation. We are happy to listen or help in any way as you are considering education options for your future. Get in touch with us today. Also, take a free copy of the Supply Chain Management Program Preview with you now. Inside, you’ll discover even more benefits of this program, positions and potential salaries you will qualify for, courses, skills you will gain, next steps to take, and more. Download your Program Preview now.

Contact Information

Jeremy Railton, Chair
railton.jeremy@gaston.edu
(704)922.6404

Sam Grubbs, Faculty
grubbs.sam@gaston.edu
(704)922.6265

Shane Kelledy, Faculty
Kelledy.shane@gaston.edu
(704)922.2312

Michael Sowell, Faculty
Sowell.michael@gaston.edu
(704)922.6271

 

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