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About the Logistics Technology Program

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How to Get Started

To get started in the Logistics Technology program, complete the admissions process at North Lake College.

When you meet with an academic advisor, mention your interest in the Logistics Technology program so he or she can help you determine which courses you should take.

If you are planning to earn an associate degree or certificate, please note that you must complete 25 percent of your degree requirements at the college awarding the degree.

Tuition

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Dallas County residents pay $177 per three-hour class — that is $59 per credit hour, or just $708 for a full-semester load of 12 credit hours.

Compare that to what you'd pay elsewhere! See our tuition rates for tuition according to your place of residency.

Rising Star Program

If you are a Dallas County high school graduating senior, you may qualify for Rising Star funds to help pay for this program. The Rising Star program offers academic support services and up to $4,000 for tuition and books, if you have established financial need.​​

Courses Offered (Curriculum)

Our catalog provides detailed information about the courses we offer and the courses required for the following associate degree and certificates:

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Accreditation and Affiliations

The colleges of Dallas County Community College District — Brookhaven, Cedar Valley, Eastfield, El Centro, Mountain View, North Lake and Richland — are individually accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges. The official statement of accreditation for each college is published on the college’s accreditation Web page.

Developing Skills for Success

Classes are offered in both online and on-campus formats; please check the class schedule for specific information. Both the associate degree and certificate include one cooperative education course in which students are involved at least 15 hours per week.

Related Programs

Not sure what you’re looking for? Check out other programs in Transportation, Distribution and LogisticsManagement and Business Administration or Technology and Data Systems.

Other Degree and Certificate Options

The colleges of DCCCD offer nearly 350 career and technical degrees and certificates, plus more than 50 academic degrees. For more information, see a chart of degree plans by college or visit the credit programs home page.​​

Faculty Profiles

Our Logistics Technology faculty members have not only relevant academic degrees but also real-world experience in the workplace, which makes them able to relate to the challenges you face as you seek work in your specialty. Our instructors work closely with you one-on-one, helping you to apply new techniques to your job and to map career-enhancement strategies.

Transfer Information

Logistics Technology courses are designed for direct entry into the workforce. However, if you are interested in earning a degree at a four-year institution, please visit the Transfer Services website for guidance on the transfer process.

Links for More Information

Note: Links to the following websites are provided for your convenience and information and do not constitute official endorsement by the colleges of DCCCD.

  • American Production and Inventory Control Society is for operations management professionals and provides opportunities for professional development, education and networking.
  • The American Society of Transportation and Logistics is a professional organization founded in 1946 by a group of industry leaders to ensure a high level of professionalism and promote continuing education in the field of transportation and logistics. ASTL offers the following certifications:
    • Certified in Transportation and Logistics
    • Distinguished Logistics Professional
    • Global Logistics Associate
  • The Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals (offers publications, professional education, online benefits, networking opportunities and research; it also has a local DFW Roundtable.
  • The Institute for Supply Management, formerly the National Association of Purchasing Management, is the largest supply management association in the world and includes more than 40,000 supply management professionals with a network of domestic and international affiliated associations.
  • The Institute of Transportation Engineers is an international educational and scientific association of ground transportation professionals that promotes professional development and education, stimulates research, develops public awareness programs and serves as a conduit for the exchange of information.
  • The Manufacturing Skill Standards Council is a standards-based training and certification system for production and supply chain logistics workers. MSSC offers the certifications
    • Certified Production Technician
    • Certified Logistics Associate
    • Certified Logistics Technician
  • The Material Handling Industry of America includes material handling and logistics equipment, systems and software manufacturers; consultants; systems integrators and simulators; and third-party logistics providers to provide educational, business development, networking and sourcing opportunities for its 800 member companies and for the larger community of manufacturing, distribution, logistics and supply chain professionals.
    The Transportation Club of Dallas/Fort Worth products and services of the Metroplex transportation industry within the community, with emphasis on relationships and networking.
  • The Warehousing Education and Research Council offers resources to for distribution professionals that include educational events, performance measures for evaluation, practical research and peer-to-peer knowledge exchange.

Contact Us

If you have questions about the Logistics Technology program that aren't answered on this website, please feel free to contact us.​​​