2016-2017 Graduate Catalog 
    
    Nov 13, 2019  
2016-2017 Graduate Catalog [Archived]

Technology Management M.S.


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Technology Management M.S.

(36 credits)

Mission Statement: The master of science in technology management program provides a strong graduate education by integrating teaching with applied research in an engaging, challenging and supportive learning environment to prepare leaders to serve the technology needs of the State of Indiana, the U.S., and the international community. 

The Technology Mangement Program is meant to further the academic preparation and professional advancement of the baccalaureate graduate with a degree in, and professional orientation toward technology management or similar industrial-technical field. The program provides theoretical and practical learning experiences to prepare graduates for leadership positions in a relevant industry and/or prepare them for doctoral level programs such as the PhD in technology management. The technical concentration is meant to allow an individualized contract of study that can best fit the student’s prior course work, experiences, and goals.

Unconditional entrance to the program requires a baccalaureate degree closely related to one of following technical areas: automotive; manufacturing; mechanical engineering technology; packaging; or similar technical, engineering technology, or technology management field aligned with one of the concentration areas.

Select one course from the following:


Concentration (15 - 18 credits):


15 hours required if TMGT 699 is selected for the Culminating Experience (below). 

18 hours required if TMGT 697 is selected.

Note:


Additional undergraduate course work may be required to correct deficiencies.

Automotive Concentration (15 - 18 credits)


The Automotive Concentration prepares individuals for career enhancement and or advancement within the automotive industry.

Manufacturing Concentration (15 - 18 credits)


The Manufacturing Concentration prepares individuals for certification and professions in Manufacturing, e.g, Manufacturing Engineer or Manufacturing Manager.

Electives:


     Select 3-6 credits in consultation with advisor

Mechanical Engineering Technology Concentration (15 - 18 credits)


The Mechanical Engineering Technology Concentration prepares graduates to have advanced careers in the analysis, design, development, implementation, testing, maintenance, management, or technical sales of complex mechanical systems and processes.

Packaging Concentration (15 - 18 credits)


The Packaging Concentration is designed to prepare technical managers for service in the field of packaging engineering and design.

Electives:


Select 3-6 credits in consultation with advisor

Note:


Additional undergraduate course work may be required to correct deficiencies.

Quality Concentration (15 - 18 credits)


The Quality Concentration prepares individuals for certifications in quality and professions in quality, e.g., Quality Engineer, Quality Manager, or Six Sigma. 

Culminating Experience:


Choose one course from the list below (3-6 credits):

Note:


A comprehensive examination may be required in each of these options.

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