Supply Chain Management

Associate in Applied Science
Career Degree

Manage the global flow of goods, services and information

Every company needs someone to find, buy or ship the cheese that lands on your pizza. Choose an Associate in Applied Science (A.A.S.) in Supply Chain Management, and you learn the end-to-end processes that help businesses thrive.

You learn logistics—for example, the most efficient international shipping hub—as well as problem-solving for unusual situations. Ships get stuck in canals, trains derail and ice storms delay trucks. As a supply chain manager, you step in and solve customer needs.

What can you do with an A.A.S. in Supply Chain Management?

Start as a warehouse worker and move to roles like inventory management. Or, study the tasks of a buyer and work up to head of purchasing.

Start right away with your certificate in roles such as: 

  • supply chain specialist 
  • purchasing agent 
  • transportation specialist 
  • procurement associate 
  • logistics planner 

With additional education or experience, you can become a: 

  • operations manager 
  • supply chain analyst 
  • purchasing manager 
  • supply chain manager 
  • logistician 


  • Stackable Credentials

    Earn and learn as you go with stackable credentials.
  • WIOA Program

  • 100% Online

    Can be completed 100% online.
  • Financial Aid/Scholarships Available

    Based on need and/or achievement. Explore ways to pay for college.
  • Career Degree

    Earn an associate degree in 2 years and gain in-demand technical and job-ready skills.
  • Program Length: 2 Years

    Full-time students finish in 2 years.

Career Outlook

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Students are strongly encouraged to meet with their College and Career Navigator (CCN) to identify coursework that will meet degree requirements based on individual academic goals. View degree requirements in the college catalog.

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Supply Chain Management at CLC

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An A.A.S. in Supply Chain Management is just one possible way to study business, hospitality and information technology. Get the bigger picture—degrees, credentials and extra options.

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