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Transportation Management

Transportation managers oversee the development and maintenance of transportation systems. Undergraduate or graduate degrees in transportation management are available and prepares graduates for a variety of positions. Read on to find out your first steps towards a career in this field.

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Transportation management workers supervise many aspects of transportation systems, including planning, logistics, maintenance and repair. These managers focus on getting materials, people and goods from one place to another while considering safety, efficiency and cost. They can expect to manage financial aspects of transportation systems, including budgets and expenditures. Transportation managers need specialized knowledge about topics such as traffic operations, planning methods, system operation, marketing, accounting and statistics.

Transportation management professionals work in the private sector, managing the transportation and distribution networks of businesses, as well as for local, state and federal governments in a variety of roles. If you're interested in learning more about this field, check out the following Study.com resources that explain your vocational options, as well as the educational paths necessary to work in transportation management.

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