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  Oct 19, 2017
 
2017-2018 Graduate Catalog

Technology Management M.S.


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Technology Management M.S.
(33 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:

  1. The applicant must meet basic CGPS entrance requirements, e.g., have a BS with minimum GPA.
  2. The applicant must score at the 40th percentile or above on the GRE Quantitative and Verbal categories.

Choose one of the 6 concentrations: (9 credits)


Additional undergraduate course work may be required to correct deficiencies.

Automotive Concentration (9 credits)


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

Aviation Concentration (9 credits)


The Aviation Concentration prepares individuals for career enhancement and or advancement with aviation management. 

Manufacturing Concentration (9 credits)


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

Mechanical Engineering Technology Concentration (9 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 (9 credits)


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

Quality Concentration (9 credits)


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

Electives: (3 credits)


• Select 3 credits in consultation with advisor

Culminating Experience:


Choose 6 credits from the list below.: TMGT 697 my be repeated to fulfill the 6 credit requirement.

Note:


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

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