Operations and Service Management

Construction Students

Program Description

The Operations and Service Management program prepares you to manage and direct the physical, technical and operational functions of an organization, particularly those relating to production systems, plant service and management, equipment maintenance management, production control, industrial labor relations, skilled trades supervision, strategic manufacturing policy, systems analysis, productivity analysis, cost control, and materials planning. While this program includes different types of business courses, it ultimately focuses on operations and service and as such are more applicable to advancing careers in technology, trades, industry, and/or manufacturing.

Awards Offered: A.A.S. Degree
Locations: Beatrice, Lincoln, Milford, Online
Formats: Hybrid / In-Person / Online
Start: Fall / Spring / Summer
Schedule: Full-Time
Estimated Total Cost
Varies depending on the Career and Technical program courses.

You can start the Operations and Service Management program in the Fall, Spring or Summer terms. Follow these steps to finish your application:

  1. Want to learn more about SCC? Come see how SCC will help you achieve Your Path to Possible! Schedule a campus visit!
  2. Need help exploring career opportunities or navigating the admissions process? Schedule an appointment with an Admissions Counselor.
  3. Ready to apply? Complete an Application for Admission.
  4. Submit ACT, SAT, Next Generation Accuplacer, or Accuplacer test scores (reading and math) or official college transcripts showing completion of post-secondary coursework in English and math to the Admissions Office at any SCC location.


An Operations and Service Management degree prepares you for a successful career in:

  • Service Manager
  • Shop Manager
  • Construction Manager

  • Buyer
  • Project Manager
  • Operations Officer

State Authorization Reciprocity Agreement Institution

Southeast Community College is a State Authorization Reciprocity Agreement Institution (NC-SARA) institution. As such, SCC is unable to offer online or distance courses to students in the following areas at this time: American Samoa, Guam and the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands.

For more information about the post-graduation achievements of SCC Graduates as well as average starting salaries, refer to the annual Graduate Report (PDF).

For information about the methodologies used to gather the post-graduation student achievement data contained in the annual Graduate Report, refer to the Institutional Research page or contact ir@southeast.edu.