Feb 29, 2024  
2023-2024 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2023-2024 Undergraduate Catalog

Supply Chain and Logistics Technology, B.S.


Engineering - Technology Division  > Department of Construction Management  > Supply Chain and Logistics Technology, B.S.

Supply Chain and Logistics Technology is a technically-based STEM approved program using information technology to optimize the global flow of industrial goods and services from manufacturer to industrial user. Supply Chain and Logistics Technology focuses on the international supply chain from the source of raw material through the final consumption of the product.

Because supply-chain functions are part of all business activities, skills acquired with this degree offer unlimited employment opportunities.

Career options for SCLT graduates include supply-chain management with domestic and international manufacturing operations, service companies, third-party logistics providers, transportation companies, distribution centers, and other government and private businesses. Graduates are employed as industrial and transportation sales representatives; logistical analysts and consultants; operations managers; purchasing representatives; inventory control specialists; marketing directors; customer service representatives; and warehouse and distribution center managers.

The Supply Chain and Logistics Technology degree consists of 120 semester hours of university undergraduate academic credit.

Supply Chain and Logistics Technology


University Core


Core Communication (6 semester hours)


Core Mathematics (6 semester hours)


  • Core Mathematics - this program has specified math (see below)
  • Core Math/Reasoning (IDO) - this program has specified math (see below)

Core American History (6 semester hours)


Core Government/Political Science (6 semester hours)


Core Language, Philosophy & Culture (3 semester hours)


  • Choose from approved list

Core Creative Arts (3 semester hours)


  • Choose from approved list

Core Life & Physical Sciences (6 semester hours)


  • Choose from approved list
  • Choose from approved list

Core Social and Behavioral Sciences (3 semester hours)


  • Core Social and Behavioral Sciences - this program has specified science (see below)

Core Writing in the Disciplines (IDO) (3 semester hours)


  • Core Writing in the Discipline - this program has specified WID (see below)

Undergraduate Bachelor of Science Requirement


  • 6 semester hours MATH courses
  • 6 semester hours Formals Science

Courses required for program that also fullfill core categories:


Mathematics and BS Special Requirements


Social/Behavioral Sciences


Writing in the Disciplines


Departmental Requirements


Supply Chain and Logistics Technology Major


No grade lower than C will be accepted on any courses applicable to the major. Students may petition one (1) grade of C- towards major.

Tracks


Operations Track (21 SH Minimum)

Systems Management Track (21 SH Minimum)

Global Logistics Track (21 SH Minimum)

Directed Emphasis Track (21 SH Minimum)

To be transferred from approved Community College programs.

** Electives to be chosen from Technology Division, Engineering, or Business (other choices must be preapproved).

Free electives (3 semester hours)


Students must have minimum 2.00 in major


Major GPA will be calculated based on the major requirements and the professional track.

  • 2.00 minimum cumulative grade point average in courses attempted at the University of Houston
  • 36 of the credit hours must be advanced (junior or senior level)
  • Final residency - The last 30 semester hours to be applied toward a bachelor’s degree must be taken in residence at UH
  • 9 advanced credit hours in department of major in residence at UH
  • 120 hours required for this degree
  • Limit of 66 credit hours of lower-level (1000 and 2000 level) transfer credit toward an undergraduate degree at the University of Houston
  • Students may use no more than two semester hours in physical education activity courses
  • Students must satisfy TSI to graduate