Master's of Science in Technology
The MS in Technology is designed to build leadership skills within a technical environment. The program provides the technical statistical tools for decision-making in today's world and focuses on developing analytic and problem solving skills. An understanding, as well as application of the latest technology in industry is integrated into the program.
In addition, courses in organizational structure, ethics, project management and interpersonal skills provide a base for handling leadership positions. During the program a directed project, specific to the student's interest and career, is selected and completed providing the student the chance to apply the program tools in a real-life situation.
The weekend and distance learning format has been proven to provide an environment for learning while allowing the professional to maintain the proper focus on career and family. In this 5 semester (fall, spring, summer, fall, spring), 22 month program the student will attend three weekends on campus per semester (two in the summer) and have on-going faculty/student contact through distance learning tools. The weekend sessions, not only provide face-to-face faculty contact, but are great networking opportunities with fellow professionals.
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