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Master of Science in

Technology Management

Graduates of our MS in Technology Management program should feel equipped to 1) understand how information systems are designed to support business models and how information technology is used to automate and enhance business processes, and 2) how to best leverage the available technology and resources to define and meet business objectives.

To see if you're on track, read through the program outcomes and required courses and electives below. Please note: students must follow degree requirements effective at time of matriculation. Do not hesitate to reach out to your student advisor with any questions about completing your degree.

Program outcomes:

  • Make operational and strategic decisions that align with measurable business objectives.
  • Assure the quality of information as well as its value to those who will ultimately use it for decision-making.
  • Develop objectives and strategy for technology management that align with the organizational objectives and strategy and identify, prioritize and select projects and investment opportunities to realize the strategy.
  • Lead change management and the planning, development and implementation of technology solutions through proactively building a partnership with all business and technology stakeholders.
  • Establish strong relationship with vendors and service providers in order to create value beyond what is achievable only through internal resources.
  • Think, write and speak cogently and persuasively about ongoing or anticipated work with colleagues, end-users and corporate leadership, and listen carefully to feedback.

Learn more about our specialization in Open Source Technology Management, which can count toward your elective courses.

Required Courses

RCOM 202
Communication for Effective Leadership
RMGT 101
Perspectives on Information Technology
RMGT 102
Strategic Information Technology: Operational Strategy
RMGT 103
Strategic Information Technology: Organizational Strategy
RMGT 110
Organizational Leadership and Decision Making
RMGT 160
Managing Change and Innovation

Electives (choose four)

RDFT 101
The New Economy: Global Disruption and the Emergence of FinTech
RDFT 110
FinTech: The Evolution of Technology for Financial Services
RDFT 120
Analysis for Professionals
RDFT 130
Launching FinTech Ventures
RIAS 175
Information Security and Compliance
RMGT 120
Legal and Ethical Practices in IT
RMGT 125
Managing Technology Professionals
RMGT 180
Crisis Response and Business Continuity Management
RMGT 290
Special Topics in Technology Management
RPJM 101
Foundations of Project Management
RPJM 113
Negotiating and Conflict Resolution
RSAN 110
Business Intelligence, Analytics and Strategic Decision Making

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