B.S. in Logistics and Supply Chain Management

Worldwide Embry-Riddle Masters Logistics Supply Chain Management

The Bachelor of Science in Logistics and Supply Chain Management is a 120 credit hour program that is available through the Embry-Riddle Worldwide Campus network. Curriculum is built upon a strong foundation of established coursework that will help you distinguish yourself as a leader in this fast-growing career field.

You will have the choice of multiple learning modes – online, face-to-face, video teleconference – to gain the advanced knowledge and skill sets that set you apart as an informed professional. Topics of study will include: technology, process, and people solutions for warehousing, distribution, and transportation operations; inventory management methods that optimize the supply chain; purchasing and procurement policies and procedures; metrics for tracking and analyzing supply chain performance; best practices, regulations, and professional ethics.

Successful completion of this program will provide you with a strong foundation of knowledge that will serve you on the job and prepare you for future training and education, including a Master’s Degree or professional certifications such as the Institute for Supply Management (ISM) Certified Professional in Supply Management (CPSM) and Certified Professional in Supplier Diversity (CPSD), Association for Operations Management (APICS) Certified Supply Chain Professional or the International Society of Logistics (SOLE) Certified Professional Logistician.

Embry-Riddle Logistics and Supply Chain Management graduates are in great demand around the corner and around the world. Any industry that is impacted by manufacturing, warehousing, distribution, transportation, and/or inventory management, is in great need for logisticians and supply chain professionals.

As part of the college of business undergraduate degree, students will take a comprehensive exam in MGMT 436 (Strategic Management).


General Education

General Education
Embry-Riddle courses in the general education categories of Communication Theory and Skills, Humanities, and Social Sciences may be chosen from those listed below, assuming prerequisites are met. Courses from other institutions are acceptable if they fall into these broad categories and are at the level specified.
Communication Theory and Skills
ENGL 123English Composition3
HUMN 330Values and Ethics3
Humanities elective (lower or upper level) 3
Social Sciences
ECON 210Microeconomics3
ECON 211Macroeconomics3
Physical and Life Science lower-level elective
MATH 111
MATH 112
College Mathematics for Aviation I
and College Mathematics for Aviation II
or MATH 320 Decision Mathematics
Computer Science
CSCI 109Introduction to Computers and Applications3
Total Credits36


Business Core
MATH 211Statistics with Aviation Applications3
or MATH 222 Business Statistics
MGMT 201Principles of Management3
MGMT 221Introduction to Management Information Systems3
MGMT 311Marketing3
MGMT 312Managerial Accounting3
MGMT 314Human Resource Management3
MGMT 332Corporate Finance I3
MGMT 371Leadership3
MGMT 390Business Law3
MGMT 436Strategic Management3
RSCH 202Introduction to Research Methods3
Total Credits33
Logistics & Supply Chain Management Core
LGMT 236Principles of Purchasing3
TRAN 274Transportation Science3
BSAB 410Management of Air Cargo3
MGMT 411Logistics Management for Aviation/Aerospace3
MGMT 440Advanced Professional Logistics3
MGMT 442Introduction to Operations Management3
MGMT 444Principles of Supply Chain Management3
Total Credits21


Technical Transfer Credit -or- COB Minor-or-COB Electives12
If technical transfer credit is not applicable, the 12 hours may ONLY be used toward College of Business (COB) minors or COB electives. Minors require fulfillment of a minimum of 15 credit hours. If no minor is chosen, then 200-300-400 level COB courses may be used.
Open Electives18
Total Degree Requirements120


Minnesota student residents refer to State of Minnesota Course Requirement statement for Humanities requirements.