Preparing for a career in supply chain management
St. Petersburg College's Supply Chain Management Certificate prepares you to work in any aspect of supply chain, from warehousing to distribution to customer service.
Organizations in almost every industry depend on supply chain professionals to manage and oversee the processes that bring products and services to market and result in organizational success. Organizations must manage the flow of products, information and funds in a synchronized fashion, which is increasingly becoming complex in today's global marketplace.
This academic program prepares you for the following careers. All job data is provided by the U.S. Department of Labor.
Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers
Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater, FL Metro Area Average
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What you learn in SPC's Supply Chain Management Certificate
- The know-how to formulate solutions
- How organizations use supply chain networks to acquire, produce and deliver goods and services to meet the needs of their growing and varied customer base.
Supply Chain Management Certificate with Financial Aid Eligibility
Effective Beginning Catalog Term: Fall 2016 (520)
The requirements shown below are valid beginning Fall 2016 (520), and may not reflect degree requirements for current students. Current students should visit My SPC and view My Learning Plan to see specific degree requirements for their effective term.
Program Leadership Information
Dean, College of Business
This certificate program prepares students to work in any aspect of supply chain, from warehousing to distribution to customer service. Supply Chain Management is a critical function in any organization. Organizations in almost every industry depend on supply chain professionals to manage and oversee the processes that bring products and services to market and result in organizational success. Organizations must manage the flow of products, information, and funds in a synchronized fashion, which is increasingly becoming complex in today's global marketplace.
The strategic teams of today are increasingly comprised of supply chain professionals who oversee and provide strategic direction to these various dynamics. As a result, they can often benefit from additional education and credentials that will assist them in their current position or provide opportunities for advancement.
St. Petersburg College's certificate in Supply Chain can provide the opportunity to develop and sharpen the knowledge necessary to formulate solutions and the understanding of how organizations use supply chain networks to acquire, produce, and deliver goods and services to meet the needs of their growing and varied customer base.
The Academic Pathway is a tool for students that lists the following items:
o the recommended order in which to take the program courses
o suggested course when more than one option exists
o which semester each course is typically offered
o if the course has a prerequisite
o courses that may lead to a certificate (if offered in the program)
If you are starting the program this term, click here to access the recommended Academic Pathway.
If you have already started the program, click here for the archived Academic Pathways.
Please verify the Academic Pathway lists your correct starting semester.
Florida CIP Code
0652020901: Transportation, Distribution and Logistics
Federal CIP Code
52.0209: Transportation/Mobility Management.
Job Related Opportunities
- Our certificate in Supply Chain can prepare you for a variety of careers in the supply chain industry. These positions can include the following:
- Supply Chain Coordinator
- Logistics Associate
- Inventory Specialist
- Procurement Associate
- Customer Service Representative
- Product Supply Leads
- Receiving Clerks
- Production Schedulers
- Demand Planners
MAJOR CORE COURSES
Complete 18 credits
Continuing your education at SPC
Our Supply Chain Management Certificate is part of and transfers to SPC's Business Administration A.S. Degree. This A.S. degree transfers to SPC's bachelor's degrees in Business Administration, Management and Organizational Leadership or Sustainability Management.
SPC also offers short-term business training and professional development courses through our Workforce Institute.