Online Master of Technology Management

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An online Master of Technology Management could lead to a career as an information technology manager, chief information officer or an IT management administrator. Possible coursework could include legal and ethical decision-making, corporate finance, managing technology, emerging technologies and strategic project management. Keep reading to learn more!
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Online Master of Technology Management

An online Master of Technology Management is aimed at engineers, scientists, IT leaders, business leaders or anyone who needs to understand both business and IT. Students enrolled in this program will gain business, management and technology knowledge and skills. Businesses need individuals with business savvy and technical expertise to leverage and manage technology to give their company a competitive advantage.

Career Opportunities for an Online Master of Technology Management

Typical Careers

The following is a list of careers typically pursued by those with a master's degree in technology management, accompanied by their median annual salaries as supplied by the Bureau of Labor Statistics, www.bls.gov, for May of 2006:

  • Information Technology Manager: $101,580
  • IT Management Administrator: $64,670
  • Database Developer: $88,000

Career Outlook

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the outlook for those with a degree in technology management is good. The demand for IT and computer administrators and developers is expected to grow much faster than the average. Even so, competition will still be keen.

Degree Specifics for an Online Master of Technology Management

Coursework

Curriculum for an online Master of Technology Management program covers topics in the areas of business, computing and engineering. Required courses will depend on the track that the student chooses as a specialization. Programs are generally quite flexible to allow students to customized their program of study to suit their specific interests. Courses may include the following:

  • Economic analysis
  • Marketing
  • Corporate finance
  • Database systems
  • Web Technologies
  • Computer Networks
  • Management of Technology
  • Emerging Technologies

Skills You Will Learn

Graduates with a Master in Technology Management are skilled professionals who can deploy and develop technology for a variety of businesses or industries. They will have the skills and knowledge to leverage technology in order to improve a business's core performance. Specific skills acquired may include the following:

  • Strategic business skills
  • Technology skills
  • Technology management skills
  • Ability to evaluate emerging technologies
  • Ability to apply technology strategically within a business environment

Popular Schools

  • Online Programs Available
    1. Purdue University Global

    Program Options

    Master's
      • Master: Information Technology - Project Management
      • MSM in Information Technology
      • Master: Information Technology
      • Master: IT/Information Security and Assurance
  • Online Programs Available
    2. Grand Canyon University

    Program Options

    Master's
      • 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
      • Master of Science in Cyber Security (Bridge)
  • Online Programs Available
    3. Colorado State University Global

    Program Options

    Master's
      • Master - Information Technology Management
      • Graduate Specialization - Information Technology
  • Online Programs Available
    4. Herzing University

    Program Options

    Master's
      • MBA Dual Concentration: Healthcare Management and Technology Management
      • MBA Dual Concentration: Accounting and Technology Management
      • MBA: Technology Management
      • MBA Dual Concentration: Project/Technology Management
      • MBA Dual Concentration: Business Management and Technology Management
      • MBA Dual Concentration: Public Safety Leadership and Technology Management
  • Online Programs Available
    5. Brenau University

    Program Options

    Master's
      • Master of Science in Organizational Leadership-Cybersecurity Management
      • Masters in Business Administration - Cybersecurity Management
  • Campus and Online Programs
    6. Louisiana State University Shreveport

    Program Options

    Master's
      • Master of Business Administration - Data Analytics Concentration
      • Master of Business Administration - Data Analytics Specialization
  • Online Programs Available
    7. Colorado Technical University

    Program Options

    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
  • Online Programs Available
    8. Georgetown University

    Program Options

    Master's
      • Masters of Professional Studies in Technology Management
  • Online Programs Available
    9. Colorado Christian University

    Program Options

    Master's
      • Cyber Security, M.S.
  • Online Programs Available
    10. Tulane University

    Program Options

    Master's
      • Master of Professional Studies in Cybersecurity Management

Featured Schools

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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Herzing University

  • MBA Dual Concentration: Healthcare Management and Technology Management
  • MBA Dual Concentration: Accounting and Technology Management
  • MBA: Technology Management

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Brenau University

  • Master of Science in Organizational Leadership-Cybersecurity Management
  • Masters in Business Administration - Cybersecurity 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 Technical University

  • M.S. - Management: IT and Project Management
  • M.S. - Information Technology
  • M.S. - Information Technology - Project Management

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Georgetown University

  • Masters of Professional Studies in Technology Management

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