The Polk State College online Bachelor of Applied Science (BAS) in Supervision and Management provides individuals with an associate’s degree or equivalent the opportunity to build upon the foundational skills attained through their associate’s degree programs by completing upper-division coursework in management and leadership practices.

The BAS in Supervision and Management provides five areas of concentration.

Business Administration

The Business Administration concentration provides students with the opportunity to develop a theoretical and practical understanding of organizational management and the operations of a business enterprise. Students explore the areas of accounting, strategic planning and decision-making, finance, business law, management, and marketing.

Business Information Technology

The Business Information Technology concentration prepares students to analyze business issues and data challenges, and then apply decision-support and business-intelligence solutions for improving work processes for better business decision making. The program allows students to analyze problems using logic and analysis tools, translate instruction sets into a computer language, and build and maintain business-intelligence information systems.

Healthcare Administration

The Healthcare Administration concentration prepares students to enter the workforce as medical/health services managers. Their work as managers involves a complex array of factors impacting today’s healthcare environment: technology, regulations, accreditation, innovation in treatment and delivery, system finance, and insurance reimbursement.

Public Administration

The Public Administration concentration provides students with the opportunity to develop a theoretical and practical understanding of how public resources are utilized effectively within a changing environment. Areas of emphasis include foundations of public administration, public relations, public policies and regulations, human resources and labor relations, and public finance.

Public Safety Management

The Public Safety Management concentration provides students with the opportunity to develop a theoretical and practical understanding of organizational management within the field of public safety management, including law enforcement and emergency services.

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