Supply Chain Management / Logistics

Supply Chain Management / Logistics is a booming field evident in nearly every business involving supplying goods to customers. Transport companies have turned to apprenticeships to lower their logistics recruitment costs. Managing a supply chain requires knowledge and skills in everything from purchasing raw materials for manufacturing products, storing inventory, warehouse operations management, shipping and transportation, customer service, to demand planning.

The Supply Chain Management / Logistics Apprenticeship is a 2 year program. Students attend school in 12-week blocks each semester including the summer. They are in class on Tuesday/Thursday and work at the employer on Monday/Wednesday/Friday.  Students are assigned a dedicated mentor on the job.

Apprentices completing this program will have earned an AAS degree in  Supply Chain Management, a certification from the Department of Labor that they are fully qualified for their occupation, and at least two years of experience.

Job Functions

Supply Chain Management professionals plan, direct or coordinate purchasing, warehousing, distribution, forecasting, customer service, or planning services; Manage logistics systems and direct daily operations.

Salary Outlook: $50,000 – $70,000 (NOT a guarantee of salary, just an estimated outlook in this industry.)

Job Titles in Supply Chain Management / Logistics 

Supply Chain Manager
Logistics Supervisor
Purchasing Manager
Freight Forwarder
Production Planner
Procurement Manager


Applications are being accepted for classes starting in August 2020

To Apply See Steps Below

Step 1 – Submit an Interest Form Click Here

Step 2 – Apply to Harper College Click Here

Step 3 – Take the placement test by visiting your Student Portal and click Testing.

Step 4 – Interview with companies interested in hiring an apprentice.