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"One aspect of our program that is very beneficial to students is the ability to participate in group projects, which not only helps to build personal friendships, but also provides ample opportunities for professional networking amongst their peers."

Ilyas Bhatti, CPCE faculty member

Master of Science

Technology Management

The online Master of Science in Technology Management (MSTM) degree at Wentworth Institute of Technology is designed to elevate students’ business acumen, strategic thinking, and people skills, all within the context of the issues and challenges specific to the technical world. Graduates of the MSTM program will be equipped with the management skills, expertise, and ethics necessary to be successful within technology-based enterprises. 

MSTM

The MSTM program is designed for technical professionals who desire to manage and lead within a technical environment. The program is offered in a fully online delivery format to provide maximum flexibility, and is designed to be completed in under two years on a part-time basis.

Graduates of the Master of Science in Technology Management program will be prepared for a variety of managerial positions in the technical world. Salary.com data (provided below) shows the median salary and bonus as well as the minimum years of work experience for a variety of roles in technology management in the Greater Boston area. 

Job Title

Median Salary and Bonus

Minimum Experience (in years)

IT Manager

$121, 477

5

IS Security Manager

$122,848

6

Technical Training Manager

$109,830

7

Applications Programming Manager

$122,005

7

Network Operations Manager

$115,190

8

Online course discussion groups are a key component of the MSTM program, allowing students to regularly interact with and learn from both their instructors and fellow classmates. MSTM instructors are both subject matter experts and industry practitioners. Furthermore, most MSTM students work in a technical environment, facilitating peer to peer learning. 

For tuition information, click hereTo view the current academic schedule, click here

Admissions Requirements

Please note that the application deadline to be considered for Fall 2014 acceptance is July 31, 2014.

To be eligible for consideration for the Master of Science in Technology Management applicants must:

Possess a BA or BS degree from an accredited college or university and at least one (1) year of professional experience in a technical role and/or technical organization. Familiarity with Accounting and Finance is a plus but is not required for admission. 

Curriculum Requirements

YEAR ONE

Semester One

  • MGMT800: Business Relations & HR Management (3)
  • MGMT815: Project Management Applications (3)

Semester Two

  • MGMT810: Business Finance & Investments (3)
  • TMGT800: Strategic Technology Business Management (3)

Semester Three

  • MGMT820: Business Operations & Process Management (3)
  • MGMT845: Communications Strategies (3)

YEAR TWO

Semester One

  • MGMT822: Leadership (3)
  • TMGT810: Management of New Product Development (3)

Semester Two

  • MGMT832: Marketing Management (3)
  • TMGT890: Capstone (3)

Degree Total: 30 credits

 

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