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Applied Science (Operations Management)

The Bachelor of Applied Science in Operations Management provides the tools needed for success as a manager, including organization, motivation and hiring skills, as well as resource development. This program is a flexible, 60-credit-hour degree designed specifically for students who have earned an Associate of Applied Science from a regionally accredited institution.

An effective manager is someone who:

  • Effectively utilizes the resources available to create quality products and/or services and accomplishes unit goals
  • Hires qualified workers that can do the job or can be trained/educated to perform the job
  • Motivates and develops the workforce
  • Organizes work
  • Understands the work environment and creates a safe and healthful work environment