News Release

Published on Tuesday, November 29, 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 on Tuesday, Dec. 6, from 6:00-8:00 p.m., and again on Tuesday, Dec. 13, from 4:00-6:00 p.m., both in room 102 of the Business Education Center, 405 8th St. N., La Crosse. The public is invited to stop by any time during the two-hour sessions.

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