Supervisory Leadership

  • Credits: 18
  • Degree Type: Certificate
  • Campus: East Grand Forks, Thief River Falls, Online

Program Overview

This program is to prepares students to supervise people in work environments where active participation in decision-making is required of all employees. Some of the courses will be offered online only.


Employment

The employment outlook for office managers in the state of Minnesota from 2010 to 2020 is 13.8%, a high growth career.

Graduates from this certificate program usually use their education to advance within a company they are employed.

Potential Job Titles

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Program Course Listings

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Required Courses

Course # Course Name Credit(s)
ADMS 1116 Business Communications 3
BUSN 2210 Prin of Management 3
MKTG 2120 Supervisory Leadership 3
SPCH 1103 Interpersonal Communicati 3
  Area of Interest Electives ( *See Elective Course Options Listed Below ) 6
TOTAL CREDITS: 18
 

Area of Interest Elective Course Options

For this particular pathway, NCTC recommends a student explore further coursework in the Minnesota Transfer Curriculum areas listed below. Need help? Schedule an appointment with a Northland Academic Advisor for assistance in selecting courses.

Course # Course Name Credits
BUSN 1110 Intro to Business 3
BUSN 2218 Legal Environment Busn 3
MKTG 2200 Prin of Marketing 3
SSCI 1101 Human Relations 3

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Program Specific Requirements

All required courses for the program must be completed with a grade of "C" or better.

Students achieving assessment scores below the established minimums must register and successfully complete (with a grade of "C" or better) the required developmental courses in order to meet graduation requirements.

The college minimum scores for the Accuplacer Assessment test are as follows:
Reading Comprehension: 78
Arithmetic: 50


1. The student will demonstrate leadership skills that are effective in managing and motivating a diverse workforce.
2. The student will integrate supervisory management principles at the various levels of management within an organization.
3. The student will communicate effectively in writing and verbally in various business settings.
4. The student will demonstrate interpersonal skills through effective listening and written and oral communicaiton.
5. The student will evaluate ethical dilemmas that occur in the workplace and recommend resolutions.

Program Accreditation

Northland Community & Technical College is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.

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Program Faculty

  • Kirsten Michalke
  • Director of Workforce Development
  • Campus: Thief River Falls
  • Tel: (218) 683-8647
  • Toll Free: 1.800.959.6282

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