Sunday – November 23, 2014

 

Supervisory Management — Accelerated
Associate in Applied Science Degree
School of Business
Mequon, Oak Creek and West Allis campuses
Program Code: 10-196-1.AA


For Information:
Program Chairperson, 262-238-2282
Mequon Campus, 262-238-2200
Oak Creek Campus, 414-571-4500
West Allis Campus, 414-456-5500

 

Overview — Supervisory Management — Accelerated is part of MATC’s Management Development department. Because the program is designed for working adults, it is offered only in an Accelerated format that allows you to finish your degree in less than two and one-half years by taking classes one evening per week, or on Saturday morning, year-round. Each three-credit course is eight weeks long, three hours per night. General Studies courses must be completed in addition to the Accelerated schedule of Technical Studies courses.


This associate degree is designed for people who are currently employed in leadership and management positions, or people who aspire to move into such positions. The curriculum focuses on assisting you to develop a wide range of supervisory skills in areas including human relations, budgeting, communications, report writing, process improvement, project management, legal issues and managing for quality.


Career Outlook — Leadership skills are essential for success in all areas of business and industry. Program graduates typically are employed as supervisors, group leaders and managers.

 

Program Learning Outcomes — After completing the program, employers will expect you to:

  • Understand the supervisor’s role in planning, organizing, staffing and leading a work group
  • Demonstrate leadership, team-building and communication skills
  • Demonstrate human resource skills in selecting, evaluating, training and disciplining employees
  • Understand the legal issues that supervisors face
  • Use data, problem-solving skills and processes to analyze and improve quality
  • Design, implement and evaluate formal projects and budgets

 

Preparation for Admission — The following are required for admission to the program:

  • A high school diploma or GED
  • Demonstration of proficiency in basic skills through a course placement assessment
  • Two or more years of full-time work experience
  • An interview with the program chairperson


Future Opportunities — If you are interested in a baccalaureate degree upon completion of the program, check with a program counselor or advisor, and the institution you plan to attend regarding the transfer of MATC credits.


Possible Careers:
Director
Manager
Supervisor
Team Leader 

 

Related Programs:
Business Management
Human Resources
Marketing Management

 

Start Date: January

This program will transfer to one or more four-year institutions.

 

Curriculum effective 2014-15.

TECHNICAL STUDIES

 

 

( ) = Sequence for Accelerated Students

Credits

 

(1)

COMPSW-106

Introduction to MS Office
(or) COMPSW-137 & COMPSW-138
(and) OFTECH-128 or OFTECH-129

3


(1)

BADM-134

Business Organization and Management

3

 

(1)

RBUS-102

Mathematics of Business

3

 

(1)

MGTDEV-164

Personal Skills for Supervisors

3

 

(2)

MGTDEV-191

Supervision

3

 

(2)

HRMGT-193

Human Resource Management 

3


(2)

MGTDEV-134

Legal Issues for Supervisors

3


(2)

MGTDEV-189

Team Building and Problem-Solving

3

 

(S)

HRMGT-169

Diversity and Change Management

3


(3)

MGTDEV-195

Managerial Communications

3


(3)

HRMGT-136

Safety in the Workplace

3

 

(3)

ACCTG-126

Accounting for Managers

3


(3)

MGTDEV-190

Leadership Development

3

 

(4)

MGTDEV-188

Project Management

3


(4)

MGTDEV-192

Managing for Quality

3

 

GENERAL STUDIES

 

 


ECON-195

Economics

3




(or) Any 200-series ECON course *





ENG-151 and


Communication Skills 1 ‡


3

 


ENG-152

Communication Skills 2 ‡

3

 

 


(or) ENG-201 and any 200-series ENG or SPEECH course *

 

 



MATH-107


College Mathematics 


3

 



(or) Any 200-series MATH course *





NATSCI-167


Science of Technology


3

 



(or) Any 200-series NATSCI course *


 



PSYCH-199


Psychology of Human Relations


3

 

 


(or) PSYCH-231 Introductory Psychology *

 

 



SOCSCI-197


Contemporary American Society


3

 

 


(or) SOCSCI-203 Introduction to Sociology *

 

 

 


ELECTIVES

Suggested Electives: 3 Credits Needed  

        3

 

  LOGMT-146 Operations Management    
  HRMGT-198 Business Ethics     
  BADM-104 Business Statistics     
  QETECH-132 Six Sigma Green Belt 1    


TOTAL CREDITS:  69


 

Prerequisite required.

* Students who plan to transfer MATC credits to four-year colleges and universities should take 200-series courses in General Studies.

Program curriculum requirements are subject to change.

NOTE: Students who have not been accepted, or have not decided on a program, may begin with GENERAL STUDIES courses, if course prerequisites have been met.

For course descriptions, times, locations or to register online, visit INFOnline.

 

Page updated April 2014.