About this course
The Logistics and Supply Chain Management (LSC) option provides a well-rounded education consisting of basic management courses with concentrated studies in purchasing, logistics, negotiation, supply chain management, and inventory/materials management. The associate degree in LSC provides students with fundamental knowledge and skills for managing the logistics and supply chain functions in both profit and not-for-profit organizations/businesses.
Supply Chain Management is the coordinated management and control of the supply chain (the process of supplying a product to a customer), from the acquisition of raw materials from vendors through their transformation into finished goods to the delivery of merchandise to the final customer. It involves information sharing, planning, resource synchronization, and performance measurement.
Logistics is the process of planning, implementing, and controlling the efficient and cost-effective flow and storage of raw materials, in-process stocks, finished goods, and related information from the point of origin to the point of consumption for customers. It is the science and art of ensuring that the right products reach the right place in the right quantity at the right time in order to satisfy consumer demand.
- Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL): The applicant must attain a score of at least 61 on the Internet-based test or 500 on the paper-based test. Applicants applying from abroad must submit an official TOEFL score report to the College. The TOEFL code for Clark State Community College is 1127.
- International English Language Testing System (IELTS): The applicant must attain an overall IELTS Band Score of 5.0 or better.
- Official transcripts from a previous U.S. college or university showing a grade C or better in college/university level English courses. This does not include English as a Second Language. Official college or university transcripts must be sent directly to Clark State in a sealed envelope