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Lawrence Tech introduces new degree in global operations and project management

Release Date: June 8, 2010

Southfield, Michigan – The College of Management at Lawrence Technological University will hold an information session on the new Master of Science in Global Operations and Project Management on Monday, June 21, 6-7:30 p.m.

The presentation will be held in room M336 of the Buell Management Building, 21000 West Ten Mile Road, Southfield. (Building 1 on this campus map.) Light refreshments will be served at the event hosted by Dean Louis DeGennaro of the College of Management.

Lawrence Tech’s master’s degree program focuses on sustainable business practices that protect and maximize people, resources and profits. It aims to prepare graduates to manage sustainable and global business practices in growth industries such as defense, information technology and new product development.

This degree program, which starts in the fall semester, also provides the foundation for pursuing certification as a project management professional.

“The Global Operations and Project Management degree will leverage the innovative knowledge base of Lawrence Tech’s Center for Sustainability and Center for Global Leadership and Understanding,” DeGennaro said. “Students are expected to gain an understanding of how business processes and systems are designed, developed and implemented in a sustainable environment.

“Tomorrow’s managers must be able to execute as well as provide leadership. We are constantly looking to identify the demands for graduates as they strive for success in the global economy.”

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Lawrence Technological University,, offers more than 100 undergraduate, master’s and doctoral degree programs in Colleges of Architecture and Design, Arts and Sciences, Engineering and Management. Founded in 1932, the 4,500-student, private university pioneered evening classes and today has a growing number of weekend and online programs. Lawrence Tech’s 102-acre campus is in Southfield, and programs are also offered in Detroit, Lansing, Petoskey and Traverse City. Lawrence Tech also offers programs with partner universities in Canada, Mexico, Europe, the Middle East and Asia.