Master Program in International Logistics in North America

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International Logistics

A master's degree is a postgraduate academic degree. One must already have an undergraduate degree to apply for a master's program. Most master's degree program would require students to complete a master's thesis or research paper.

A Master’s degree in International Logistics will provide students the ability to monitor and improve performance in supply chains. It will also grant the tools to manage different areas of the supply chain in a global context, such as purchase negotiations or supplier relations.

Spanning 23 countries, North America is continent filled with educational opportunity. Students have the opportunity to learn multiple languages and develop an understanding of vastly different cultures.

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Master of Science in Global Logistics & Maritime Management - 10 month On Campus

Maine Maritime Academy
Campus Full time 10 months August 2017 USA Orono

Loeb-Sullivan School’s Master of Science degree is a 36-credit hour program with a specialization in Global Logistics & Maritime Management. This major meets the requirements of contemporary international businesses that produce and move goods across the globe as well as governmental and non-governmental agencies operating in this global environment. Furthermore, the current economy has increased the need for professionals with advanced knowledge in the area of global logistics and supply chain management. [+]

Masters in International Logistics in North America 2017. Master of Science Degree: Global Logistics and Maritime Management - The On Campus Graduate Program Loeb-Sullivan School’s Master of Science degree is a 36-credit hour program with a specialization in Global Logistics & Maritime Management. This major meets the requirements of contemporary international businesses that produce and move goods across the globe as well as governmental and non-governmental agencies operating in this global environment. Furthermore, the current economy has increased the need for professionals with advanced knowledge in the area of global logistics and supply chain management. The program is intended for individuals seeking to gain or enhance existing experience in the logistics/supply chain industry. Students in this program will gain challenging opportunities in the rapidly growing supply chain logistics and related sectors. Applicants for the program include entry level professionals who wish to enhance their management capabilities and advancement opportunities in international business logistics. Admission requirements include an accredited baccalaureate degree or an international equivalent; completion of the GRE or GMAT test; two letters of recommendation; and a statement of individual interest. The On Campus Master’s Degree Program begins in mid-August with three classes, earning four credits, taken in a two week period. Courses are offered in semester format during the regular academic year and in two different modules, one in August preceding the semesters and one in May-June to conclude the year. The curriculum provides coverage of the core functional areas of business with a focus to develop and integrate managerial disciplines within the context of global supply chain logistics and maritime management. Unique Features of the Loeb-Sullivan School M.S. Degree Program Highly mission-driven and niche-oriented A distinguished and highly supportive faculty Timely and innovative curriculum Intense, ten months of full-time study The seminar format of every class ensures close student-faculty contact Library, computer, and internet facilities to support classes and research projects Diversities in student experiences and background An ideal campus environment for full-time graduate education Located in a New England coastal town with a rich maritime heritage The Loeb-Sullivan School of International Business & Logistics (at Maine Maritime Academy.) On Campus MS in Global Logistics & Maritime Management: Traditional, full-time, 10-month, on campus program Total of 36-credit hours Cohort style program offering the entire campus experience Orientation classes begin in mid August with traditional classes beginning in September Program concludes by mid-June with an Integrating Strategic Module Undergraduate degree in business is not required Taught by MMA faculty with real-world industry experience Loeb-Sullivan School Master of Science Degree The Master of Science degree programs at the Loeb-Sullivan School prepare individuals seeking a career change as well as recent college graduates for a career in global supply chain logistics and related fields. A baccalaureate degree in business is not a prerequisite. Graduate students pursue the Maine Maritime Academy institutional learning objectives at a level that requires significant introspection and personal growth in addition to solidifying their managerial and leadership skills. Students demonstrate their ability to gather, apply, analyze, synthesize, and critically evaluate current theories and knowledge claims in addressing specific real-world problems. Candidates will successfully complete 15 credit hours of specific global logistics or maritime management classes, 13 credit hours of core business courses with a global logistics focus and eight credit hours of quantitative, research/consulting or introductory courses. Our programs, Global Logistics & Maritime Management and International Logistics Management, prepare students for the challenges of managing strategy and operations for the logistics and the maritime-related sectors of global supply chains. They encompass the ability to study, analyze, and evaluate the flow of goods, customer services, finances, and information from the supplier’s suppliers to the ultimate consumer and include the reverse logistics of return, recycle, and repair. There is an emphasis on new concepts and theories for global marketing and sourcing, inventory, distribution, and transportation management as well as the supporting economics and finance/accounting. Students study business in the context of the logistics foundation of the supply chain management philosophy in addition to the set of operational processes that can optimize the international supply chain. Graduates of the program are grounded in general management capability and are prepared to contribute strategic and organizational efforts toward effective supply chain management. This will enable them to effectively lead logistics and maritime organizations involved in operations and customer satisfaction. The Loeb-Sullivan School Master of Science degree is designed for students interested in international business/transportation/supply chain management careers. Participants, regardless of their age and experiences, are very goal-oriented and are in pursuit of challenging global opportunities. Many students bring a wealth of professional experience and contribute a great deal to classroom discussions. Faculty members enjoy the lively, two-way communication which makes classes truly stimulating for students and faculty alike. Given the small size and the seminar format of our classes, such interactions are a daily routine. Our graduates are employed around the world in a variety of entrepreneurship endeavors in addition to transportation/logistics/supply chain management positions. Following are selected examples of the types of positions held recently, or in the past, by some of our alumni: Amazon. IDEXX Bath Iron Works Ingram Barge Lines Boeing International Paper British Petroleum Kiewit C.H. Robinson L.L. Bean Carnival Cruise Lines Poland Spring Caterpillar Sappi Fine Papers Cianbro Corporation Seadrill C.H. Robinson Shell Oil Delhaize Group Strategic Maintenance Solutions Exxon-Mobil Wallenius Wilhelmsen General Dynamics (NASSCO) Wal-Mart, (private fleet, Georgia Pacific procurement) Maine Maritime Academy Institutional Learning Objectives Graduate students pursue Maine Maritime Academy institutional learning objectives at a level that requires significant introspection and personal growth. In addition to solidifying their managerial and leadership skills, they will: Demonstrate competency in written and spoken English Apply the scientific method Be technologically proficient Develop a global perspective of the humanities and social sciences. [-]

Expertise In Logistics

Universidad Regiomontana
Online & Campus Combined Part time July 2017 Mexico Mexico Online

Logistics expertise, known as Supply Chain is aimed at innovation and improvement of logistics activities through research, dissemination and generation of new knowledge and technologies corresponding area of ​​the company in conjunction with all activities associated with the flow and transformation of goods, from raw materials to the end user ... [+]

Master of Logistics Logistics expertise, known as Supply Chain is aimed at innovation and improvement of logistics activities through research, dissemination and generation of new knowledge and technologies corresponding area of ​​the company in conjunction with all activities associated with the flow and transformation of goods, from raw materials to the end user. Description and competency profile Graduates of the master will be leaders in developing creative solutions that allow them to perform competitively and successfully in the labor market. They may also participate so macro or specifically on the points of the supply chain, that is, all processing activities of goods and information flows associated with this process, which covers much of the activities They develop in any company, such as acquisition, management, operation, storage, packaging, shipping, distribution, etc. Directed to Candidates for students of the Masters in Logistics must be people committed to their studies, with a clear penchant for reading, analysis, study and research, with an inquisitive and creative attitude. Income profile The student to join the Master of Logistics shall have capacity and ability to: Analyze and solve problems. Conduct literature survey and / or consultations via the Internet. Work in multidisciplinary teams. Handle specialized software. Work experience. Graduate Profile The student to graduate from the Master of Logistics shall have the following powers: Ability to establish relationships and negotiations with customers and suppliers leading to improve service in a win-win. Handling all specialized in the field of logistics terminology. Conduct applied research Subject Introduction to Logistics Research Seminar Quality Service Portfolio of Products and Services Integral Marketing Planning and Production Control Supply Management Inventory Management and Storage Information technologies Operational Performance Indicators Physical Distribution Systems International Logistics Supply Chain Management Business Investigation project Lines of investigation Information management Economic and social sustainability Corporate Ethics Corporate management [-]