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2021-2022 Florida Tech Catalog 
    
2021-2022 Florida Tech Catalog

Logistics Management, M.S.


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Major Code: 8322 Degree Awarded: Master of Science
Delivery Mode(s): Classroom, Online, Off-site Admission Status: Graduate
Admission Materials: résumé, transcripts Location(s): Eglin Air Force Base, FL; Fort Lee, VA; National Capital Region, VA; Orlando, FL; Redstone/Huntsville, AL; Southern Maryland, MD; Virtual Site

The goal of the Master of Science in Logistics Management is to prepare individuals for advanced leadership positions in the private, public and military sectors with specific skills and competencies in logistics management.

Admission Requirements

The applicant to the program must have a bachelor’s degree; however, the degree need not be in business administration. Students who are graduates from other fields are encouraged to apply. Students with an undergraduate business degree or courses may be able to waive the program prerequisite in the program based on an evaluation of their undergraduate academic transcripts. Prerequisite courses are required of a student whose undergraduate major is outside the business area or who has not previously completed the courses in these prerequisite areas. The exact number of needed prerequisite courses depends on courses completed during the student’s undergraduate studies.

The GRE or the GMAT may be required for admission evaluation purposes. General admission requirements and the process for applying are discussed under Graduate Academic Information . Individuals who do not meet the stated requirements for regular admission may petition to take graduate courses for credit as a continuing education applicant.

Degree Requirements

The degree of Master of Science in Logistics Management is conferred upon students who have successfully completed 33 credit hours of graduate coursework plus other course requirements as listed on the student’s approved graduate program plan. Students without an adequate undergraduate background will be required to complete the program prerequisites. Students may choose elective courses from several of the management or related academic disciplines by securing approval of both their faculty advisor and academic unit head.

Students with undergraduate credits for courses that they believe are equivalent to the program prerequisites should consult with their advisor concerning waiver of those prerequisites.

Curriculum


Candidates for the degree must successfully complete the following curriculum.

Program Prerequisite


Prerequisite is noncredit for this program.

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  • Note: In addition, computer literacy is required as a prerequisite. It can be demonstrated by the applicant’s undergraduate coursework, passing a proficiency examination offered by the extended studies department or by completing a suitable computer course.

Total Credits Required: 33


*Students in the LEDC Cooperative Degree program must take MGT 5010 Seminar in Research Methodology  as a directed elective.

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