by Rachel Pope
Is a career in supply chain management for you?
As one of the biggest industries in the state of Indiana, Supply Chain and Logistics, the demand for skilled professionals continue to grow. Ivy Tech Community College’s Supply Chain Management program prepares students for a high demand industry.
Supply Chain Management addresses the movement and storage of raw materials, work-in-process inventory, and finished goods.
How Ivy Tech will prepare you for the workforce
This program allows students to study information systems and advanced technologies that are used to track goods in order to increase the efficiency of the business. With the help of knowledgeable professors who have worked in the field for decades, students are sufficiently prepared for the challenges faced in the supply chain management field.
“I have been doing acquisitions in logistics for thirty years. When I started in this market, there was no program that would prepare you for that market,” says Donna Van Vlerah, vice president of Supply Chain Parkview Health. “Ivy Tech is very forward thinking by presenting a curriculum that is going to set their students up to meet the challenges of this industry.”
While in this program, students will receive various certificates that are designed for the preparation into the workforce. If you decide that you would like to continue your education after completing you degree, you have various options. Ivy Tech has partnered with several universities that will allow you to transfer your Ivy Tech degree to another university.
The registration deadline for fall 2017 is August 14, and classes fill up quickly! Apply today for the upcoming fall semester.