Management - Supply Chain Management Option

The mission of the Supply Chain Management program is to prepare students for employment in Supply Chain Management through education in management, fundamental business concepts, and supply chain management. 

Degree

Associate in Applied Science (Career Program)
Total Credit Hours: 68

Program Requirements

Select a course number below to see a course description.

Required General Education Courses

Course Name Credit Hours
ENGL 110 COMPOSITION I  3
ENGL 125
or
BUSINESS COMMUNICATIONS 
or
3
COMM 110 INTRODUCTION TO COMMUNICATION: PRESENTATION AND THEORY  3
ECON 105
or
SURVEY OF ECONOMIC PRINCIPLES 
or
3
ECON 110 PRINCIPLES OF MACROECONOMICS  3
BUS 120 BUSINESS MATHEMATICS  3
LABORATORY SCIENCE/MATHEMATICS * 4
HUMANITIES * 3

Required Program Courses

Course Name Credit Hours
ACCTG 120 FINANCIAL ACCOUNTING  4
BUS 112 INTRODUCTION TO BUSINESS CAREERS  1
BUS 151 JOB ORIENTATION  2
BUS 200 HUMAN RELATIONS IN BUSINESS  3
BUS 215 LEGAL ENVIRONMENT OF BUSINESS  3
CMGEN 120
or
COMPUTER APPLICATIONS 
or
3
CMPSC 120 BUSINESS COMPUTER SYSTEMS  3
MGMT 113 PRINCIPLES OF MANAGEMENT  3
MGMT 205 PERSONNEL MANAGEMENT  3
MGMT 211 MANAGING THE SUPPLY CHAIN  3
MGMT 213
or
MANAGEMENT CASES AND PROBLEMS 
or
3
MGMT 260 MANAGEMENT INTERNSHIP  3
MKTG 112 PRINCIPLES OF MARKETING  3
SCM 111 CONTEMPORARY LOGISTICS  3
SCM 220 BASICS OF SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT  2
SCM 231 QUALITY MANAGEMENT  2
SCM 232 OPERATIONS MANAGEMENT  3
SCM 233 PROJECT MANAGEMENT  3
SCM 234 STRATEGIC PLANNING  2

Elective Courses

Course Name Credit Hours
BUSINESS ELECTIVE ** 3

* See specific requirements for Associate in Applied Science Degree.
** BUS 111 is recommended for the Supply Chain Option.

The Associate in Applied Science Management program of study is designed for students preparing for managerial positions but provides the student with the opportunity to specialize by pursuing electives in one of three management career options: Supervision; Supply Chain Management; or Hospitality Management. Internship courses are offered whereby students can gain work experience in their chosen field and earn college credit while working at an approved business location. Program requirements can be completed in four semesters of full-time study or on a part-time basis. The program is not designed for college transfer, although some courses may transfer with approval from four-year institutions.

Students enrolled in the Associate in Applied Science Degree program must meet with their assigned academic advisor to plan a specific course schedule meeting Illinois Central College and personal requirements.

Recommended Course Sequence

Semester Courses
Fall Semester 1ENGL 110; BUS 112; BUS 120; MGMT 113; ACCTG 120; CMGEN 120 or CMPSC 120
Spring Semester 1ENGL 125 or COMM 110; BUS 215; BUS 200; MKTG 112; Business Elective
Fall Semester 2MGMT 205; Laboratory Science/Mathematics; SCM 220; SCM 231; SCM 233; MGMT 211
Spring Semester 2MGMT 213 or 260; ECON 105 or 110; BUS 151; Humanities; SCM 232; SCM 234; SCM 111

Program Contact Information

Business, Hospitality, and Information Systems Department
Technology Center
Room 205
(309)694-5558

Illinois Career Cluster

Business, Management and Administration

Career Pathway:
Management