Technology Management (TMGT) B.S.

The Bachelor of Science (B.S.) degree in Technology Management is an online and/or classroom taught program of study designed to integrate technology, applied engineering, project management, cost engineering, quality, construction management, business management, leadership and design into a variety of business, construction, and industrial careers.  Graduates are suited for professional positions where the solving of complex technological problems; management of the environment, processes and workforce; controlling cost and resources; and ensuring a safe and ergonomically correct workplace are essential. Leadership, communication skills, group collaboration, managing and understanding cultural differences, construction, sustainability, increasing value, technological skills and the effective management of current and future global enterprises are emphasized throughout the program. Program graduates are prepared for and encouraged to continue their education after the awarding the Bachelor of Science degree by obtaining the Master of Science degree in Technology Management.

Student Outcomes for BS Technology Management Program

  • an ability to select and apply the knowledge, techniques, skills, and modern tools of the discipline to broadly-defined technology management activities;
  • an ability to select and apply a knowledge of mathematics, science, management, and technology to technology management problems that require the application of principles and applied procedures or methodologies;
  • an ability to conduct standard tests and measurements; to conduct, analyze, and interpret experiments; and to apply experimental results to improve processes;
  • an ability to design systems, components, or processes for broadly-defined technology management problems;
  • an ability to function effectively as a member or leader on a technical team;
  • an ability to identify, analyze, and solve broadly-defined technology management problems;
  • an ability to apply written, oral, and graphical communication in both technical and non-technical environments; and an ability to identify and use appropriate literature;
  • an understanding of the need for and an ability to engage in self-directed continuing professional development;
  • an understanding of and a commitment to address professional and ethical responsibilities including a respect for diversity;
  • a knowledge of the impact of technology management solutions in a societal and global context; and
  • a commitment to quality, timeliness, and continuous improvement.
Core Curriculum Courses
See the Core Curriculum Requirements42
Required courses in the major
ENGR 110Introduction to Engineering and Technology3
ENGR 111Computer-Aided Design (CAD)3
ENGR 113Product Design and Development3
ENGR 201Computing for Engineers3
ENGR 207Engineering Economic Analysis3
TMGT 303Technical Communications3
TMGT 340Managerial Statistics3
TMGT 311Environmental and Safety Management3
TMGT 335Managing Sustainability3
TMGT 350Principles of Technology Management4
TMGT 351GLB/Organizational Behavior3
TMGT 352Principles of Cost Engineering3
TMGT 411Risk Management3
TMGT 439Construction Management3
TMGT 444Decision Theory3
TMGT 455Project Planning & Scheduling3
TMGT 456Value Chain Control & Management3
TMGT 457Decision Making for Emerging Technologies3
TMGT 458Project Management3
TMGT 471Technology Management Capstone Project4
Required Support Courses
ACCT 221Principles of Acct I3
MGT 301Legal Environment of Business3
GLB/US-Prin Macro Economics (3 sch) *
Principles of Micro Economics
CSCI 151Intro to Comp Sci & Progr4
Pre-Calculus (3 sch) *
Calculus I
College Physics I (4 sch) *
College Physics II (4 sch) *
MGT 394Human Resource Management3
TMGT 240Quality in Technology Management 3
Total Hours120
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These courses should be used to satisfy the Core Curriculum Requirements in Social and Behavioral Science, Natural Sciences, Mathematics and Component Area Option, respectively; otherwise, the credit hours required to earn the B.S. in TMGT will exceed 120.