Applied Logistics, Master | Online (optional) | Northeastern University | Boston, United States
12 months
Duration
35300 USD/year
35300 USD/year
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About

The Applied Logistics program at Northeastern University equips graduating students with the knowledge and skills required to adapt to the disruptions in logistics and related industries.

Overview

Program Description

The Applied Logistics program at Northeastern University provides a foundational framework that draws upon multidisciplinary areas coupled with exploration of and understanding of advanced technologies taking this field in new directions. It is built upon the pillars of Technical Proficiency, Systems Thinking, and Strategic Leadership and integrates core domain knowledge with a review of technologies driving the field forward as well as training in leadership and agile project management. The program equips graduating students with the knowledge and skills required to adapt to the disruptions in logistics and related industries.

With the MPS in Applied Logistics, students will learn how to handle challenges that arise quickly and develop leadership and project management skills to help communicate to customers, avoid reactionary responses, work collaboratively to find innovative solutions, and effectively communicate across the supply chain to internal and external stakeholders. Using project-based learning and short-term experiential projects, students will gain experience training for how to plan for the worst without becoming overwhelmed.

Career Outlook

Graduates from the MPS in Applied Logistics will be prepared to enter into or advance within the following types of professional roles: 

  • Transportation, warehouse, and distribution manager
  • Supply chain manager
  • Distribution center/warehouse operations supervisor
  • Logistics/supply chain analyst
  • Logistics specialist/analyst/manager
  • Purchasing manager
  • Logistics and inventory specialist
  • Operations manager
  • Project manager

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Applied Logistics Execution
  • Warehouse Management
  • Freight Management
  • ERP Systems for Inventory Management
  • Supplier Management
  • Advanced Technology in Logistics and Distribution

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
79

Credits

45 SCH

Delivered

On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
79

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Online application
  • Statement of purpose (500–1000 words): Identify your educational goals and expectations of the program. Please be aware that Northeastern University's academic policy on plagiarism applies to your statement of purpose.
  • Professional resumé
  • Unofficial undergraduate transcripts; official transcripts required at the time of admission
  • Two letters of recommendation from individuals who have either academic or professional knowledge of your capabilities such as a faculty member, colleague, or mentor, preferably one from your current employer
  • English language proficiency proof.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    35300 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 35300 USD for the full programme during 12 months.
  • National

    35300 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 35300 USD for the full programme during 12 months.

Living costs for Boston

1560 - 3239 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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