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2016-2017 Catalog 
2016-2017 Catalog [PAST CATALOG]

Transportation, Logistics, and Cargo Security, Certificate

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Award: Certificate (code CRT.BMT.TRANSPORT)

Total Credit Hours: 18 credit hours.

Purpose: This certificate will prepare students for entry-level employment in the growing transportation and logistics industry and enhance the knowledge and skills of existing industry employees.

Range of Occupations

Occupations can be explored further through the virtual Careers Center.

Employment Information: The range of occupations within the various sectors of the transportation industry include air, sea, ground, rail, warehousing and distribution. The minimum hiring age varies between 18 and 21, depending on the employer. The majority of jobs in this industry require drug testing and criminal background checks. Students are advised to consider these industry requirements before applying to the program.

Special Conditions

Statewide Program: This program of study may be designated a Statewide Tuition Reduction Program. This means that some residents of Maryland (see the Tuition, Fees and Payments  section of this catalog) enrolled in this program of study by the first day of the term may be eligible for in-county tuition rates for courses required for program completion. It is the student’s responsibility to confirm that this program still maintains a Statewide Program status before enrolling. Please refer to the college’s Accounts Receivable Office to confirm this designation.

Degree/Graduation Requirements

Graduation Requirements

Demonstrated eligibility for ENG 111 .

Program Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this program, students will be able to:

  • Analyze information and process it to a rational conclusion.
  • Present case analyses reports in a cohesive and convincing manner.
  • Understand the global nature of the world’s transportation systems.
  • Understand and identify documents that are generally used in the transportation of materials process.
  • Apply moral and ethical standards to sensitive homeland security issues.

Related Educational Opportunities

Continuing Education and Workforce Development Offerings

Additional courses, credentials and/or certifications may be available through the AACC School of Continuing Education and Workforce Development.

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