We are the oldest logistics distance learning school in the world, since 1923!
Our faculty helps you capitalize on the global networked economy.
Experience this unique opportunity with our series of relevant programs focused on Best-In-Class integrated Supply-Chain processes.
The Institute of Logistical Management is approved for accreditation by The Accrediting Commission of the Distance Education and Training Council.
Institute of Logistical Management Address: 315 W. Broad Street, Burlington NJ 08016 Year Founded: 1923 First Accredited: 2001 Accreditation Expires: 2016 (DETC)
6 courses (4 core and 2 electives) – 18 Semester Credit Hours - The expression “Knowledge is Power” takes on greater importance when such knowledge can be applied to “Real World” decisions in Transportation, Logistics and Supply Chain. Since 1923 ILM and it’s predecessors have singularly focused on teaching the exceptional skills required to plan and execute the movement of freight, by all modes, both domestically and globally. As a CLP, a student joins an elite group of logistics individuals who can demonstrate broad Logistics leadership and outstanding competency. As an Accredited School, ILM has consistently been included among the very finest schools and universities in America providing Supply Chain/Logistics programs. The Certified Logistics Practitioner Program (CLP) reflects the highest level of academic achievement granted by ILM to enable all students to gain future career success while applying practical skills and knowledge on-the-job now.
(3 core and 2 electives) - 15 Semester Credit Hours - Achieve the Professional status of a Logistics Practitioner with 15 Recommended Academic Credits by focusing on some of the most critical elements in emerging Logistics processes today. Which includes Two (2) courses in Business Logistics based on textbook knowledge used at most premier Universities in America, and modified for practical, “real world” application. Utilize ILM’s propriety texts on Information Technology in Supply Chain and Logistics, as well as benefit from course principles and case studies from Warehousing Management and Inventory Management. Choose from any of the many other courses that ILM offers, under our National Accreditation.
Business Logistics Principles
Business Logistics System Analysis
Any other ILM Undergraduate Course
5 Courses – 15 Semester Credit Hours - Gain professional recognition by expanding your knowledge and skills for upward career mobility in Logistics, transportation and supply chain. Achieve the Supply Chain Practitioner Certification while earning 15 recommended college-level academic credits. Increase your knowledge of the entire Supply Chain Process, while simultaneously specializing in the opportunities to increase your overall capabilities in Business Logistics Strategies, Inventory principles that will enable you to eliminate absolute inventory and reduce costs, along with ILM’s proprietary course in Information Technology in Supply Chain and Logistics, not available in book stores or college campuses.
Business Logistics Principles
Business Logistics Systems Analysis
Information Technology in Supply Chain
Global Logistics or Warehousing Management
4 Courses – 12 Semester Credit Hours - You won’t find this specialized course in Motor Carrier Transportation at any other Accredited School in the U.S. ILM searched for what we felt that Motor Carrier Professionals needed to know for practical, “real world” application and nothing met our expectations, so we authored the course ourselves. It is unique and covers nearly every topic of Motor Carrier Transportation that is not available from any other Nationally Accredited School. Earn a prestigious professional title in Motor Carrier Transportation, along with 12 recommended academic credits, plus the combination of choosing the essential integration with Freight Claims liability and/or Warehousing/Distribution Management. This is a powerful and essential combination of courses for all Motor Carrier Professionals to be more than competitive in today’s challenging environment.
Motor Carrier Operations
Freight Claims Management or Warehousing
9 Semester Credit Hours Requires 3 courses – Fundamentals, Warehousing, Freight Claims
9 Semester Credit Hours Requires 3 courses – Hazardous Materials Compliance, Both Transportation courses or Law I and Law II
9 Semester Credit Hours Requires 3 courses – Global, Export, Import
6 Semester Credit Hours Requires 2 - Law I and Law II
No Pre-requisites, except all Students must have a minimum of High School Diploma or Equivalent and will be allowed 6 months to complete each course
CLP must have 3 years Industry experience prior to conferring awarding of CLP and must be completed in 3 years.
5 Course Certification must have at least 2 years experience prior to conferring award and must be completed in 2 ½ years.
4 Course Certification or less must have at least 1 year experience prior to conferring award and must be completed in 2 years for 4 courses and 18 months for 3 courses.
No experience to merely take a single course prior to conferring award.
Each Student who achieves one or more of the ILM Certification offerings will receive the following: a Certificate of Achievement for each individual course that is satisfactorily completed, and additionally a Certificate in recognition of meeting all criteria for the area of Specialization for their Certification i.e. CLP, SCP, LP, MCP etc. The Certification is awarded without additional examinations or testing. ILM is an accredited school which will be shown on all Certificates.
All students may elect to complete the course work in less time than allowed. Course work is independently paced by the student and the school will always accommodate the speed of the student.
Listed in the ACE Directory (American Council on Education) of Accredited Postsecondary Institutions, in conjunction with CHEA (Council of Higher Education).
Approved for Tuition Assistance for all Military Branches by Department of Defense, as well as VA/GI Bill benefits through VA.
Standard distance learning or online learning, choose the format that best fits your style.
No Pre-requisites, except all Students must have a minimum of High School Diploma or Equivalent and will be allowed 6 months to complete each course.