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Global Logistics

College of Liberal Arts

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Global Logistics - Programs

Master of Arts in Global Logistics (code ECONMA02)


1. A bachelor’s degree with a grade-point average of 2.75 or better. A student whose overall grade-point average is less than 2.75, but who possesses a strong employment history in supply chain management or logistics or who possesses a recent record of academic excellence by completion of certificate or other coursework, may be admitted by special action of the Admissions Committee.

2. Students are required to submit: a completed application form; transcripts of all undergraduate and graduate coursework; two letters of recommendation from members of the academic profession under whom the applicant studied or from individuals in positions of leadership with whom the applicant worked; and a statement of the applicant’s interest in pursuing a career in global logistics.

Advancement to Candidacy

Satisfy the general requirements of the University for advancement to candidacy.


Completion of a minimum of 30 units beyond the bachelor’s degree and graduate coursework as follows:

  • 1. Core requirements (16 units): Satisfactory completion of ECON 500, 555; GLG 540, 560, 570; and MGMT 500.
  • 2. Satisfactory completion of at least one course in each of the following four emphases (11-12 units):
    • A. Supply Chain Logistics (GLG 556 or MGMT 541);
    • B. Coordination, Negotiation and Conflict Resolution Emphasis (HRM 654);
    • C. Advanced Topics in Logistics (GLG 530 or IS 695 or CECS 590); and
    • D. Seminar in Global Logistics (ECON 666 or GLG 690).
  • 3. Completion of GLG 655 (3 units).