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Fort Hays State University
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Technology Leadership

Are you ready to build on your associate degree? Students who have successfully completed an Associate of Applied Science (AAS) can now complete the Bachelor of Science degree from Fort Hays State University.

Our Technology Leadership program includes general education courses such as Multiculturalism in the U.S. and degree courses such as Leadership and Team Dynamics. You’ll learn applied skills as well as the leadership and management skills that are essential in today’s workplace.

See our University Catalog for more information about these courses. BS in Technology Leadership curriculum requirements (PDF). Learn about the benefits of a degree in Applied Technology.

Fort Hays State University-Bachelor of Technology Leadership

Bachelor of Technology Leadership
Associate of Applied Science Degree from Community or Technical College                             40 Credit Hours
(Maximum of 40 technical concentration hours from Community or Technical College)

General Education Courses                                                                                                                   45 Credit Hours
(Transfer Articulation Agreement-minimum of 45 credit hours of general education in the BTL for transfer students.To satisfy upper division requirements 12 of the general education needs to be 300 level or above.)

Option I and II Requirements                                                                                                                   33 Credit Hours

Elective                                                                                                                                                            3 Credit Hours

TOTAL HOURS REQUIRED FOR DEGREE:                                                                                      121 Credit Hours

Bachelor of Technology Leadership (Option I)
LDRS     300         Introduction into Leadership Concepts                                                                             3 Hours
LDRS     302         Introduction into Leadership Behavior                                                                               3 Hours
LDRS     306         Leadership and Team Dynamics                                                                                       3 Hours
TECS     406         Probs. in Technology Studies (OR TECS 470 Power and Energy Res. & Dev.)        3 Hours
TECS     480         Industrial Management (OR MGT 602 Production & Operations Mgt.)                        3 Hours
TECS     490         Occupational Safety, Health, and Liability                                                                         2 Hours
TECS     406         Problems in Technology Studies – Industry Standard Safety Course                        1 Hours
TECS     495         Training and Instructional Systems (OR MGT 614 Training & Development)           3 Hours
MIS        304         Management Information Systems (OR approved upper division MIS course)         3 Hours
IDS         401         Ethical Issues in the Professions and Business (OR IDS 301 Bioethics)                3 Hours
IDS         300         Economics Ideas and Current Issues (OR IDS 499 Global Environ. Issues)           3 Hours
COMM  606         Conflict Management through Comm. (OR BCOM 301 Business Comm.)                3 Hours

Bachelor of Technology Leadership (Option II)
LDRS     300         Introduction into Leadership Concepts                                                                            3 Hours
LDRS     302         Introduction into Leadership Behavior                                                                             3 Hours
LDRS     306         Leadership and Team Dynamics                                                                                      3 Hours
TECS     301         Introduction to Instructional Technology                                                                           3 Hours
TECS     406         Problems in Technology, Educational Electives, or Graphic Communication          3 Hours
TECS     460         Teaching Technology Education                                                                                        3 Hours
TECS     490         Occupational Safety, Health, and Liability                                                                        2 Hours
TECS     406         Problems in Technology Studies – Industry Standard Safety Course                       1 Hours
BUED    611         Principals & Philosophy of Career and Technical Education                                       3 Hours
BUED    613         Organization & Administration of Career and Technical Education Programs         3 Hours
TESP      302         Educating Exceptional Students                                                                                       3 Hours
TEEL     340         The Effective Classroom (OR TEEL 350 Curriculum and Assessment)                   3 Hours

All transferred courses subject to approval of the registrar’s office. Students must complete the combination of:

  • 60 hours from a 4 year university.
  • 45 hours of upper division courses 300 or higher.
  • 45 hours of approved General Education. (TA 45-Transfer Agreement)
  • 33 hours of approved coursework in the major.
  • 30 hours of coursework taken from Fort Hays State University.
  • 121 total hours of coursework.

BTL Coordinator: Mr. Joseph Chretien      (785) 628-4314     DH 106A    jchretie@fhsu.edu  


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