Graduate Degrees in Technology Management: Career Info

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Technology Management Graduate Degree programs provide students with a detailed understanding of the interaction between technology and business management. If you have a bachelor degree in Technology Management or a related subject, or are a current mid-level executive in a Technology Management related position, read on to find out how to further your education and advance your career to the highest level by earning a Graduate Degree in Technology Management.
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Basics of a Graduate Degree in Technology Management

Students in Technology Management Graduate Degree programs learn how to utilize cutting-edge technological advancements to maximize business efficiency and increase profits. Degree programs emphasize finance, sales, marketing and technical skills through a combination of specialized courses, including corporate accounting, strategic project management, technology and law, managing emerging technologies, principles of leadership, new technology ventures, knowledge management and more. Many colleges and universities offer degree concentrations like biopharmaceuticals, nanotechnology, operations management and entrepreneurship, allowing pupils to tailor their studies to the specific professional field in which they work or are interested in working.

What Can I Do With a Technology Management Graduate Degree?

Upon completion of a Technology Management Graduate Degree Program, graduates can pursue senior-level managerial positions at firms that rely heavily on technical innovation and application to achieve strategic business goals. Some Technology Management Graduate Degree holders have gone on to land such positions as marketing managers, research and development coordinators, financial analysts, project managers and engineers. Many others have become CEOs, presidents and senior vice presidents of major financial services, telecommunications, software development and biotechnology firms. A Graduate Degree in Technology Management may also be helpful to self-employed business owners, who can utilize their newfound technical savvy to optimize company performance and success.

Job Outlook for Careers Related to a Graduate Degree in Technology Management

According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, the job market for lucrative, senior-level positions in fields related to Technology Management is highly competitive (www.bls.gov). Median yearly salaries for Technology Management professionals are $158,560 for chief executives, $108,580 for marketing managers, $85,230 for operations managers and $66,590 for financial analysts (www.bls.gov). Industry growth projections can differ depending on job title and exact area of professional expertise.

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    1. Purdue University Global

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      • Master: Information Technology - Project Management
      • MSM in Information Technology
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    2. Grand Canyon University

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      • Bridge to the M.S. in Information Technology Management
      • M.S. in Information Technology Management
      • M.S. in Instructional Technology
      • Master of Science in Cyber Security
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    3. Colorado State University Global

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      • Master - Information Technology Management
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    4. Full Sail University

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      • MS - Game Design (Campus)
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    5. Herzing University

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      • MBA Dual Concentration: Healthcare Management and Technology Management
      • MBA Dual Concentration: Accounting and Technology Management
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      • MBA Dual Concentration: Project/Technology Management
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      • MBA Dual Concentration: Public Safety Leadership and Technology Management
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    6. Louisiana State University Shreveport

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      • Master of Business Administration - Data Analytics Concentration
      • Master of Business Administration - Data Analytics Specialization
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    7. Colorado Christian University

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      • Cyber Security, M.S.
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    8. Georgetown University

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      • Masters of Professional Studies in Technology Management
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    9. Northcentral University

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    Doctorate
      • Doctor of Business Admin - Applied Computer Science
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      • MBA - Applied Computer Science
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    10. Colorado Technical University

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    Doctorate
      • Doctorate: C.S. - Enterprise Information Systems
      • Doctor of Management - Technology Management (Executive Format)
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      • Doctorate - Computer Science: Information Assurance (Executive Format)
    Master's
      • M.S. - Management: IT and Project Management
      • M.S. - Information Technology
      • M.S. - Information Technology - Project Management
      • M.S. - Information Technology - Security Management
      • MS - Management - Information Systems Security
      • MS - Computer Science - Computer Systems Security

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Purdue University Global

  • Master: Information Technology - Project Management
  • MSM in Information Technology
  • Master: Information Technology

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Grand Canyon University

  • Bridge to the M.S. in Information Technology Management
  • M.S. in Information Technology Management
  • M.S. in Instructional Technology

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Colorado State University Global

  • Master - Information Technology Management
  • Graduate Specialization - Information Technology

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Full Sail University

  • MS - Game Design (Campus)

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Herzing University

  • MBA Dual Concentration: Healthcare Management and Technology Management
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Louisiana State University Shreveport

  • Master of Business Administration - Data Analytics Concentration
  • Master of Business Administration - Data Analytics Specialization

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Colorado Christian University

  • Cyber Security, M.S.

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Georgetown University

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