Business Logistics Online Associate Degree



Business Logistics are critical to an organization’s procurement, production, and delivery of products and services. If you want a dynamic career that can expand across departments, industries, states, and even countries, a degree in Business Logistics could help you forge an exciting path to success. The NAU Online Business Logistics Associate degree program will introduce you to how to effectively develop and maintain efficient and effective operations across a business’ buying, shipping, and receiving channels.

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Online Business Logistics Associate Overview

The online Associate of Applied Science in Business Logistics program prepares you with the knowledge, skills, and abilities you’ll need to start a rewarding career in the field of business logistics. The AAS-BL will help you develop foundational knowledge in the principal areas of logistics, focusing on supply chain and operations management, that can be applied in a variety of industries.

Graduates of the program will be able to:

  • Describe how concepts in the principal areas of business support organizational decisions.
  • Classify current logistics technologies in support of organizational operations.
  • Explain the leadership skills required to achieve strategic logistics objectives.
  • Recognize appropriate ethical perspectives in a global business environment.
  • Distinguish effective communication strategies in a professional business setting.
  • Discuss productive collaboration methods in a professional business setting.

Online Business Logistics Associate Degree Classes and Curriculum

The online Business Logistics associate degree program consists of 93 total credits. You will take business logistics major core and general education core classes.

All academic courses are 100% online and subject to minimum class size requirements.

Major Core

54 credits

General Education

39 credits

Course availability is subject to minimum class size requirements.


Online Business Logistics Tuition and Fees

 Degree Tuition and Fees

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Online Business Logistics Degree Career Outcomes

Logistics are critical to efficient supply chain management. Business Logistics Associate Degree graduates are increasingly sought out for their specialized knowledge and skills in this expanding field of business.

Entry-level and advanced career positions include:

  • Logistics Coordinator
  • Warehouse Supervisor
  • Supply Chain Analyst
  • Operations Manager
  • Logistics Consultant

Who Is a Good Candidate for the Business Logistics Program?

  • Entry-level job seekers: The Associate in Business Logistics degree is a great first step if you are seeking an entry-level business logistics position. Employers are searching for graduates who possess not only foundational knowledge in the principal areas of logistics, but also strong critical thinking skills, technical abilities, leadership skills, appropriate ethical perspectives, and the ability to effectively communicate and collaborate.
  • Business logistics professionals: You are a great fit for this program if you already hold a position in business logistics and are looking to advance your career. The associates in Business Logistics includes opportunities to expand and update your knowledge and practice through application-based discussions with practitioner faculty, and the completion of analytical research assignments, group activities, and business simulations.

Course Listing (93 Credits)

AC1060     Principles of Accounting I

AC1160     Principles of Accounting II

EC2050     Macroeconomics OR
EC2100     Microeconomics

MG3000     Marketing

MT1050     Introduction to Business

MT2050     Principles of Management

OM1000D     Introduction to Business Logistics

OM2300D     Demand Forecasting and Inventory Management

OM3000     Operations Management

OM3025D     Logistics and Transportation Management

OM3050D     Purchasing and Supply Chain Management

OM3100D     Business Logistics Internship OR
OM3150D     Business Logistics Projects


EN1150     Composition I

EN1300     Composition II

EN2100     Speech OR
EN2150     Interpersonal Professional Communication


SC Science Elective


MA2000     Quantitative Reasoning

Humanities/Behavioral/Social Science

HU2000     Critical Thinking and Problem Solving

General Education

CS1201     Juggling College, Life, and Career: Set Up for Success!  OR
CS1203     Bridge to Success:  Creating Your Future at NAU

CS1301     Do the Numbers! Achieving College and Career Success

CS2086     Career Path Planning

Course availability is subject to minimum class size requirements.