Specialization in Engineering and Technology Management

The Master of Technology specialization in Engineering and Technology Management option allows students to take advanced courses in project management, production management, operations management, quality improvement, and systems engineering. The program prepares students to be successful and to advance within various engineering- and technology-related careers in business, government, and industry.

The option presents Engineering and Technology Management as an integrated means of planning, developing, implementing, operating, managing, and controlling resources, products, processes, and services in engineering development and high tech environment.

The Engineering and Technology Management program provides a combination of courses that provides knowledge, skills, and practical experience associated with the procedures, practices, and tools used in the management of complex project-level engineering and technology efforts.

This option is especially valuable for individuals currently working in business and industry positions who are looking to further their education and enhance their careers.

Program Requirements

Master of Technology students specializing in Engineering and Technology Management are required to complete a minimum of 33 credit hours of course work as indicated below:

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Engineering and Technology Management Courses

A minimum of 15 credit hours of coursework should be taken from the following list:

  • TECH 50000 - Quality Standards
  • TECH 53800 - Applied Engineering Technology Seminar
  • TECH 57200 - Systems Engineering
  • TECH 60003 - Six-Sigma: Tools and Applications for Technology Management
  • TECH 63050 - TRIZ-Theory of Inventive Problem Solving
  • TECH 63060 - Management of Technology Innovation
  • TECH 63870 - Facility Design and Material Handling
  • TECH 65400 - Evaluating Quality Systems Through Process Control
  • TECH 65500 - Quality Systems and Industrial Productivity
  • TECH 65550 - Design and Analysis of Experiments in Technology
  • TECH 65700 - Applied Reliability Engineering
  • TECH 65800 - Burn-In/Stress Testing for Reliability