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2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog 
2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Manufacturing Technology Management, (Lambuth Campus Only) (B.P.S)

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The Bachelor of Professional Studies degree (BPS) with a concentration in Manufacturing Technology Management offers career and advancement opportunities in the manufacturing industry.

The interdisciplinary focus on manufacturing supervisory skills will assist students in advancing their manufacturing careers for those already working in the industry.

Students will learn skills in project planning and evaluation, work design improvement, production control, facility design, occupational safety, and statistical quality control. In addition, they will learn principles of supervision and other management skills.

Those currently in the industry also have the opportunity to use existing work experience for college credit through Experiential Learning Credit.

General Education (35-41 hours)

Students must complete the 35-41 hours of general education requirements as outlined in the attached general education grid. Please refer to the General Education website at for specific requirements. Students with majors in University College are exempt from the History general education requirements if they completed one year of History in high school

Coordinated Study (54 hours)

Plus One of the Following:

Management Services (30 hours)

Administration and Supervision (3 hours)

Take one course from the following group:

Marketing and Public Relations (3 hours)

Take one course from the following group:

Political & Economic Context (3 hours)

Take one course from the following group:

Thematic Studies (6 hours)

Senior Project (3 hours)


May be chosen to bring the total number of hours to 120 with a minimum of 42 upper-division hours.

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