Program Overview

At the completion of this program, students will be prepared for an entry level or junior freight forwarder position within the offices of an International Freight Forwarder. The student will be able to apply basic concepts and terminology needed to understand and perform basic freight forwarding services, perform entry-level operational tasks related to international forwarding, avoid U.S. export and destination country import violations, assure that proper procedure is applied to foreign collections, explain to a shipper intermodal shipping service alternatives, and perform entry-level ocean forwarding and NVOCC operational tasks.

Business (CA) Requirements

Required Courses Units
BUS. 249 Introduction to International Logistics for Customs Brokers and Freight Forwarders units
BUS. 262 Introduction to International Forwarding and Cargo Transportation units
BUS. 263 U.S. Export and Destination Country Import Requirements; Foreign Collections units
BUS. 267 Ocean Forwarder & NVOCC Regulation, Operations and Work-Flow units
Total Required Major Units: 0