Extended Studies Announcements

Now offering B.S. in LogisticsNow offering B.S. in Logistics

The Florida Institute of Technology Extended Studies Department at the Hampton Roads-Fort Eustis, Va., site will offer the university’s first bachelor’s degree completion program off the main campus, in logistics management. The program begins fall 2013. For this degree-completion program, students must already have an associate of arts degree (minimum of 61 semester credit hours) or the equivalent in transferable credit from a regionally accredited institution to enroll.

The state of Virginia’s Employment Commission (VEC) web site: reported this February that the estimated number of jobs currently available in Virginia for logisticians as 112 postings, with another 5,500 related job postings. The VEC web site also reported the 2011 estimated mean annual wage for logisticians as $82,507 with current job openings for logisticians in the $80,000 salary range in 10 counties.