Transportation Economics Management - Jun 12, 2013 - Transportation and Logistics Certificate - UW-Superior News and Events

Transportation and Logistics Certificate Program

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Transportation Economics Management

When: Jun 12, 2013

Start Date: Wednesday June 12, 2013
Register by: Thursday Jun 6, 2013
Time: At your own pace
Location: Online via Learn@UW-Superior
Instructor: TBA
Cost: $1,295 ($999 if enrolled in the program)

If seeking CTL certification within a six month time frame, it is recommended to complete this module in four weeks.

Program Details

The Certified in Transportation and Logistics (CTL) online program satisfies the academic requirements to achieve CTL certification through the American Society of Transportation and Logistics (ASTL), an industry leading certification.

Module Details

The transportation economics and management module has three primary areas of emphasis: (1) application of demand, cost, and pricing principles to transportation; (2) the operating, service and financial characteristics of the various modes and types of transportation; and (3) managerial issues in transportation.  The objectives for the transportation economics and management module provide an understanding of:

  • The relationship and cost trade-offs occurring between transportation and other logistics functions
  • How the operating and service characteristics of each mode affect cost, performance, and the products moved
  • The economic principles that provide a foundation for transportation costing and pricing
  • Shipper and carrier strategies employed to reduce costs and improve performance

Textbooks Required for Module

Transportation: A Supply Chain Perspective
Authors: John J. Coyle, Robert Novak, Brian Gibson, Edward Bardi
ISBN: 978-0324789195  |  Edition: 7
Purchase at: Amazon or Publisher Website

Note: Textbooks are not included in the module cost and must be purchased by the student.

Ways to Register

Event Contact: Mike White | 715-394-8023 | mwhite17{atuws}
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