VINCENNES UNIVERSITY AT VINCENNES, INDIANA
SUPPLY CHAIN LOGISTICS MANAGEMENT EDUCATION AT BUSINESS AND PUBLIC SERVICE DIVISION
Founded in 1801 and one of the first two-year colleges in America, Vincennes University (VU) is also Indiana’s oldest college. Today, the University is a model comprehensive two-year university offering more than 150 associate degree programs and options, and seven baccalaureate degrees in specialized areas. Vincennes University has a statewide mission and is a fully state-supported college, recognized as being unique in Indiana.
Vincennes University provides certificate, associate, and baccalaureate career programs that lead directly to successful employment. However, many programs are both transfer and career in nature, allowing a choice of entering the workplace or continuing toward an associate or baccalaureate degree. VU’s transfer programs are designed in coordination with four-year institutions to ensure successful transfer. The university maintains more than 1,000 transfer agreements through close faculty-to-faculty contacts with senior institutions. VU graduates compete successfully with students from four-year institutions in acceptance to limited-admission professional programs.
- AS Degree in Supply Chain Logistics Management: This program prepares students for a variety of entry-level positions in the field of Supply Chain, Logistics, and Distribution. In addition, most of the courses are designed to assist the employed persons in upgrading their skills. The curriculum includes a core of business education as well as specialized training in procurement, transportation, production planning and scheduling, and materials management. The development of managerial skills useful in a variety of job situations is emphasized.
- Certificate in Supply Chain and Logistics: This certificate provides background for persons who are interested in more efficient ways to distribute and manage their products. The curriculum includes several basic subject areas such as accounting, computer software and e-commerce, operations and materials management, as well as total quality control. This provides an excellent stepping-stone to the Business Management degree program.