This BAS program prepares students for leadership positions in a wide variety of organizations and career fields. The concentration in applied leadership provides a valuable degree pathway for students with Associate of Applied Science degrees in fields such as fire science, environmental technology, machine shop technology and welding technology. Students learn leadership skills necessary to prepare them to become effective leaders in diverse environments --- applying those skills as team leaders, floor managers and shift captains.
The concentration in applied leadership focuses on the practice of innovative and effective leadership and helps students develop the skills and knowledge that leaders need to solve problems, communicate effectively, resolve conflicts, assess program effectiveness, lead projects and manage resources.
Applied Science (Applied Leadership) (BAS)
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Application requirementsAll students are required to meet general university admission requirements.
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Graduates will possess skills and knowledge needed for leadership positions in a wide range of organizations, including business, government, nonprofit agencies and the service industry.
Students who complete this degree program may be prepared for the following careers. Advanced degrees or certifications may be required for academic or clinical positions. Career examples include but are not limited to:
|Automotive Master Mechanics||5.3%||$37,120|
|Forensic Science Technicians||26.6%||$55,360|
|Electrical Engineering Technicians||-2%||$59,820|
|Electronics Engineering Technicians||-2%||$59,820|
|Environmental Science and Protection Technicians, Including Health||9.5%||$42,190|
|Municipal Fire Fighting and Prevention Supervisors||5.2%||$70,670|
|Forest Fire Fighting and Prevention Supervisors||5.2%||$70,670|
|Food Science Technicians||4.9%||$35,140|
|Natural Sciences Managers||3.3%||$120,050|
|Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing, Except Technical and Scientific Products||6.4%||$55,020|
|Software Developers, Applications||18.8%||$95,510|
* Data obtained from the Occupational Information Network (O*NET) under sponsorship of the U.S. Department of Labor/Employment and Training Administration (USDOL/ETA).
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