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What will I learn?

The Industrial Leadership Program at Northern Arizona University trains leaders for the fourth industrial revolution in the industrial, construction and manufacturing fields. This 90-30 bachelor’s degree program integrates occupational programs from community colleges with industrial leadership skill-building to train you for advancement opportunities in industrial workplaces.

The Industrial Leadership program trains leaders for the fourth industrial revolution in the industrial, construction and manufacturing fields. With a focus on leadership skill development, students will prepare themselves for team lead and entry-level supervisory positions in industrial settings. This application-oriented program emphasizes real-world relevant content and a final project/internship with local employers. The successful graduate will transfer into this program from any occupational certificate or AAS degree program including: Automotive Technology, Automated Industrial Technology, Business, Computer Aided Design, Coding, Construction, Electrical, Gaming, Heavy Equipment Operator, Industrial Technology, Manufacturing Technology, Machining Technology, Welding Technology and any AAS degree holder seeking a career in an industrial workplace.

Career opportunities that might be pursued:

  • Facilities Lead/Supervisor
  • Foremanship
  • Industrial Lead/Supervisor
  • Maintenance Lead/Supervisor
  • Manufacturing Lead/Supervisor
  • Mine Operations Lead/Supervisor
  • Warehouse Lead/Supervisor

With further education, one of these paths is possible:

  • Industrial workplace management tracks
  • Master's degree in Organizational Leadership

Which department am I in?

Northern Arizona University

Study options

Full Time (At least 120 units of credit)

Tuition fees
US$25,396.00 per year

*Price shown is for indicative purposes, please check with institution

Start date

10 January 2022

Venue

Pima Cmty Coll, Downtown Campus

1255 N Stone Avenue,

TUCSON,

Arizona,

85709, United States

Full Time (At least 120 units of credit)

Tuition fees
US$25,396.00 per year

*Price shown is for indicative purposes, please check with institution

Start date

10 January 2022

Venue

NAU Estrella Mountain Cmty Coll Campus

3000 N Dysart Road,

Komatke Hall A-117,

AVONDALE,

Arizona,

85392, United States

Entry requirements

For students from United States

A student must have a secondary (high school) and post-secondary/university education, as well as any vocational with a minimum of a 2.5 grade point average (GPA) for first-year and transfer students.

For international students

A student must have a secondary (high school) and post-secondary/university education, as well as any vocational with a minimum of a 2.5 grade point average (GPA) for first-year and transfer students.

English Proficiency

Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) - Internet-based testing (TOEFL iBT): an overall score of 70 (School code 4006)

International English Language Testing System (IELTS) - 6.0

Pearson Test of English Academic (PTE) - 56

*There may be different IELTS requirements depending on your chosen course.

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About Northern Arizona University

Teaching is world-class and led by expert faculty who know how to nurture student talent.

  • Bachelor’s and graduate degrees
  • English language and exchange programs
  • Located in the stunning natural U.S. state of Arizona
  • 19:1 student-to-faculty ratio