Transportation/Mobility Management Studies is a program that prepares individuals to plan, administer, and coordinate physical transportation operations, networks, and systems.
Transportation/Mobility Management Studies majors and degree programs will cover courses in transportation systems and technologies; traffic logistics and engineering; multi- and intermodal transportation systems; regional integration; facilities design and construction; transportation planning and finance; demand analysis and forecasting; carrier management; behavioral issues; transportation policy and law; intelligent systems; and applications to aviation, maritime, rail, and highway facilities and systems.
Search for colleges that offer a degree in Transportation/Mobility Management (use the College Search feature and enter "transportation management" or “mobility management” in the major search field). Read the school’s department pages, they are often loaded with useful and specific information about the field.
What can you do with a major/degree in Transportation/Mobility Management Studies?
A major/degree in this field of study can lead to any number of career opportunities. Aspects of the major/degree include planning, implementing, and assessing modes of distribution for materials, products, and people. As such, career options consist of (but are not limited to) transportation coordinator, shipping specialist, account manager, and logistics analyst with offshoot career areas of supply chain, operations, and customer service.
Trade Associations and Professional Organizations in Transportation/Mobility Management Studies:
Professional associations are groups of professionals dedicated to topics in specific fields. Professional associations provide a wealth of online resources, some of which are geared specifically towards students. These organizations typically also host conferences and events, providing great opportunities for learning and networking across your field of interest.
- Transport, Traffic and Mobility Association
- International Parking and Mobility Institute
- Community Transportation Association of America
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