News Release

Published on Friday, July 01, 2011

Western Technical College offers a Supervisory Management program that allows students to customize classes to fit work schedules. Information about the program will be presented at “Learning While Earning” information sessions Tuesday, July 14, from 6:00-8:00 p.m. and Tuesday, July 21, from 4:00-8:00 p.m. Both sessions will be held in room 112 of the Business Education Center, 405 8th St. N., La Crosse, and are free and open to the public.

The Supervisory Management program is designed for people interested in acquiring or improving supervisory and leadership skills with a business emphasis. Students in this degree program are given tools to engage in the challenges facing today’s workplace through leadership, quality, and safety. In addition, this program develops soft skills such as strong work ethic, positive attitude, effective communications, time management, problem solving, teamwork, valuing diversity, self-confidence, professionalism, stress management, flexibility, and adaptability.

There are three optional formats for completing the program: online, face-to-face, or blended ITV. Students can choose to take their entire degree in an online format with instructors from business and industry. The face-to-face format utilizes accelerated learning techniques that enable students to meet one evening per week for their core courses. The blended option combines online with the face-to-face format via Interactive Television (ITV).

For details on the Supervisory Management program, contact Josh Gamer at or 608.789.6117. For information about additional programs and services at Western, call 608.785.9200 or visit the website at