College of Applied Science and Technology

Organizational Supervision

Organizational Supervision Fundamentals

Put your education to work for you with a bachelor's of organizational supervision degree (BOS) from The University of Akron!

The BOS is a unique program, specifically designed for students who already have an associate’s degree or have completed college courses totaling at least 60 credit hours.

This bachelor's degree is the next step for people who:

  • need a bachelor’s degree to advance their career;
  • want a degree that teaches leadership and supervisory skills;
  • want a degree that applies to a variety of professions;
  • need classes offered at times that won’t conflict with work schedules; or
  • always wanted to earn a bachelor’s degree.

Best of all, the course can be completed in as little as two years! 

Learn more about this program.

Our Faculty

  • are innovative and interactive
    use multimedia technology to enhance classroom learning

Akron Advantage

The program is offered at several locations across the region.

Curriculum Guide

Career Opportunities

In an age of globalization and an increasingly competitive marketplace, employers put a greater value on education now than at any other time in our history.

Bachelor’s degree fast facts:

  • Bachelor’s degree holders earn, on average, $56,665; while associate’s degree holders earn $39,771. (U.S. Census Bureau)
  • In March 2011, more than 30 percent of U.S. adults 25 and older had at least a bachelor’s degree. In 1998, fewer than 25 percent at this age had this level of education. (U.S. Census Bureau)
  • Hiring for bachelor’s degree-level positions has increased 7 percent and represents the greatest growth in hiring across all degree levels. (Michigan State University. 2011-2012 Recruiting Trends report.)

Career Center

The Career Center creates links among students, alumni and local professionals. You will have access to:

  • Career Resource Library
  • co-op/internships through Career Advantage Network
  • computer stations for resume writing and employment research
  • UA Career Fairs

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Akron, OH 44325
Phone: 330-972-7111
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