Industrial Engineering Technology – Logistics – Online Degree

Industrial Engineering Technology – Logistics – Online Degree

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Do you want to be a logistics and supply chain professional? Are you eager to improve efficiency and customer satisfaction by streamlining the movement of goods and services? If so, the fully online Industrial Engineering Technology – Logistics program from Online at Southern Miss is for you. This affordable, convenient, and ABET accredited program provides graduates with the opportunity to obtain high-level planning and supervisory positions in one of the largest and fastest growing professions in the world.

Our graduates are capable of understanding complex logistics and supply chain dynamics, can identify needs and requirements of the industry, and learn to develop and design supply chain strategies.  They also become adept at establishing continuous improvement and support methods, as well as how to integrate cost-effective and quality solutions. The career outlook for IET-Logistics graduates is very promising because of the increasing demand for IET-Logistics professionals on the purchasing and distribution side of an organization. This program with Online at Southern Miss will prepare you to enter the workforce ready to meet that high demand.

Our Degree Requirements:

  • Written Communication
  • Natural Science and Mathematics
  • Humanities
  • Aesthetic Values
  • Social and Behavioral Sciences
  • Computer Competency Requirement (Major Area)
  • Writing Intensive Requirement
  • Speaking Intensive Requirement
  • Capstone Requirement (Major Area)
  • Major Area of Study Requirements
  • Additional/Elective Requirements

The online IET-Logistics degree is a multidisciplinary program with light math requirements (trigonometry being the highest math course.) Typical courses include logistics and operations concepts, logistics transportation systems, logistics distribution systems, production and inventory control, facility planning and design, global supply chain management, operations management, and human resource management. All of which will prepare you to be well-rounded and knowledgeable in your field.

Through this fully online degree program, students have the ability to earn the degree that they want and deserve without ever stepping inside a traditional classroom. Let Online at Southern Miss help you take the next step towards your career. Want to learn more about this degree? Fill out the form at the bottom of this page to receive in-depth info, or visit the program page here!


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