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Organizational Leadership and Supervision Major

BS in Organizational Leadership and Supervision
College of Technology

Degree Plan

The Organizational Leadership and Supervision program focuses on providing individuals with a competitive advantage when moving into leadership and supervisory roles in technology based organizations. The program investigates the rapidly changing and complex nature of leadership in organizations that use and rely on technology on a day to day basis. The OLS degree provides a long term, empowering approach to the practice of leading people rather than the short term, command and control approach to utilizing human resources. Students learn about leadership, the importance of organizational vision and values, developing human resources, and managing technological resources in corporate, government, or community organizations. Leadership skills in goal-setting, time management, verbal and visual communication, and leadership values and abilities are developed through relevant real world applications.


Freshman Admissions

Freshman applicants are required to meet general university freshman admission requirements.

Transfer Admissions

Transfer applicants must meet the general university transfer admissions requirements.


Graduates with the Organizational Leadership and Supervision (OLS) degree with the Training and Development emphasis may enter a wide variety of leadership and managerial careers in areas such as Human Resources, Customer Service, Production Control, Technology Education, etc. UH Technology Leadership and Supervision graduates have received offers as Instructors, Procurement Coordinators, Human Resource Managers, Supply Chain Analysts, Systems and Application Specialists, etc. More information regarding job titles, salary information of Cougar Alumni as well as national salary information can be found at Cougar Careers . For assistance in career planning and development, please visit University Career Services .

Contact Information

College of Technology
300 Technology Building
Houston, TX 77204-4021
Phone: 713-743-4100

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