Bachelor of Applied Science in Technology Leadership


The Bachelor of Applied Science degree with a major in Technology Leadership (BAS-TL) prepares industrial technology practitioners for a career in technology supervision and management. The degree builds on their technical knowledge base obtained through professional and military experience, an associate degree, or technical/trade school education.

The typical working professional transfers in more than 60 credits toward the BAS degree.

 What you will learn:

The program was developed by experts and business leaders who serve on our Applied Technology Advisory Board.  If you have taken courses or received a degree from another accredited college or university, you can transfer those credits in and apply them to your degree. 

Important Management Competencies Include:

  • Business Management
  • Leadership Communications
  • Operations & Supply Chain Management
  • Quality Management
  • Product Management
  • Accounting and Finance
  • Economic Principles
  • Quantitative Analysis
  • Business Ethics

 Who is the program for:

The BAS-TL is designed to articulate with Clarion University's ATMAE-accredited Associate of Applied Science in Industrial Technology (AAS-IT) or Administration Technology (AAS-AT) degrees. It is also designed to articulate with accredited technical and community college programs across the Commonwealth and beyond. 

Technology Leadership graduates will be positioned to move on to Clarion University's Master of Business Administration degree program. The Bachelor of Applied Science is a 121 credit hour degree program, in which a minimum of 60 credits are awarded from a technical training or workforce development degree program in an approved area of specialization.

A program that fits your schedule:

Coursework for the program can be completed face-to-face or online, allowing working professionals to achieve academic goals while also meeting family and work demands.

Last Updated 2/6/19