The business management programs prepare men and women to seek employment or advancement in business, industry, government or service organizations. The Manager-Supervisor program develops the cognitive, problem solving, human relations, and technological skills that are necessary in operating the new design system for today’s global economy.
The mission of the Manager/Supervisor program at South Suburban College is to meet the needs of individuals to effectively function within a modern business environment, as it relates to understanding positions in the field of supervisor or manager. Students are also able to prepare for program specific certifications.
To provide students with a clear understanding of communication, human relations, critical thinking and problem solving skills required to effectively supervise/manage within the business environment. Students will be better prepared to enter into a four year university or increase their job opportunities.
Through quality instruction from faculty and input from the Advisory Board Committee, the following goals have been established for students in the Management-Manager/Supervisor (MGMT.AAS.MGTSUPV) Program. Students will:
- understand the principles of management involved in managing people, products, and/or services.
- develop interpersonal and human relations skills required to interact and motivate staff for positive business outcomes.
- develop critical thinking and problem-solving skills directly related to positions in management.
- gain valuable on-the-job work experience in the field of supervisor/manager by completing an internship within a professional office environment.
This program has been articulated with some area high schools. Recent high school graduates may have earned credit in this program through high school coursework.
Questions About the Program?
If you have questions about the Management-Manager/Supervisor Program at SSC that weren’t answered above, fill out this form and someone will get in touch with you.
Ms. Ona’ Johnson
Business Program Coordinator
(708) 596-2000 ext. 2357