Transportation, Distribution, and Maritime Logistics, Associate of Applied Science
The Transportation, Distribution, and Maritime Logistics (TDML) program is an Associate in Applied Science Degree. There are 60 credits required for the TDML program. This program is designed to prepare students for employment or advancement in the Transportation, Distribution, and Maritime Logistics field. Graduates will have the essential skills to be successful entry-level or mid-level employees at seaports and many related industry locations. With added experience, they will be excellent candidates for higher-level technical and supervisory positions within the industry.
A certificate will be awarded to those students who complete all courses while achieving a 2.0 GPA or higher. At least 25% of the required credits must be completed while enrolled at CCBC.
Upon successful completion of the Transportation, Distribution, and Maritime Logistics certificate program, students will be able to:
- analyze the process and functions of the various components of transportation, distribution, and maritime logistics concepts designed to promote strategic thinking;
- compare and contrast the forms of Global Commercial Transportation and identify how the major strengths, weaknesses, opportunities, and threats of each mode of global transportation influences the global economy;
- analyze the relationship between ethics, diplomacy, team work, and legal issues, and how these changing paradigms impact the human resource management of a culturally diverse workforce;
- develop a supply chain management plan for the distribution and transportation of goods that arrive at the Port of Baltimore;
- create, design, and critique technological solutions to common transportation, distribution, and logistical issues that confront Maritime Industry management;
- compare and contrast the forms of Domestic Freight Operations and identify how the key components of product, price, place, and promotion influence their success; and
- evaluate the process and functions of Maritime Logistics and principal factors that achieve tactical and strategic advantages in the global marketplace.