Academic Catalog - 2018-2019

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Applied Science - Technology Management, Bachelor of Applied Science


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If you have completed or will complete an associate degree from a community college, you may pursue this bachelor's degree.

Our goal in offering the B.A.S. degree is to provide you with a general knowledge of management, organizational, and policy issues and to advance your communication, computer, and quantitative skills. This degree also offers you the opportunity to complete a specialization that will broaden your career horizons, promote life-long learning, and enrich your life. Northern Arizona University offers this degree at selected campuses throughout Arizona.

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Applied Science - Technology Management, Bachelor of Applied Science


Careers

What Can I Do with a Bachelor of Applied Science in Technology Management?

The Technology Management program is designed to provide you with a general knowledge of management, organizational, and policy issues impacting the field of IT management. Are you seeking opportunities to advance your career in and expand your knowledge of leadership and technology issues in the IT arena? Have you completed an A.A.S. in a computer or information technology related field? This program can help.

You will gain a strong perspective of the structure, function, policies, and practices of IT management. The courses you take will enhance your understanding of management, decision making, and communication skills. You will graduate ready to move into management or administrative positions within the field.

Career opportunities that might be pursued:
  • Healthcare
  • Banking
  • Retail
  • Education

With further education, one of these paths is possible:
  • Manager
  • Community college instructor
  • Field tech
  • Database analyst

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Academic Catalog - 2018-2019

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Applied Science - Technology Management, Bachelor of Applied Science


Overview

In addition to University Requirements:

Please note that you may be able to use some courses to meet more than one requirement. Contact your advisor for details.

Minimum Units for Completion 120
Highest Mathematics Required MAT 114
Additional Admission Requirements Required
Some online/blended coursework Required
AZ Transfer Students complete AGEC-A Recommended
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Purpose Statement

The purpose of the bachelor’s degrees (BAS and BIS) with an emphasis in technology management are to provide successful graduates with organization, management and administrative coursework within an information technology (IT) context. They prepare the student for IT leadership roles by focusing on the organizational, policy and technology issues faced by many managers and supervisors within the fast-growing IT field. It is specifically designed for those students who have obtained technical background in the IT field from either an associate’s degree in a computer and/or information technology related field or a combination of an associate’s degree and/or professional experience. The program will add value by complimenting (not duplicating lower-level courses) the student’s technical experience with appropriate courses in the management of technology resources.

It is a degree designed for those students who seek advancement to a management and supervisory positions within a variety of computer and/or information technology related occupations. Students should be able to accept a position with leadership responsibilities to lead or manage technology projects, department, division or run a small-to-medium size IT related business.

The degree program seeks to be a leading provider of computer and/or information technology management education and related higher education with an emphasis on value and accessibility. The Technology Management online degree programs give students the freedom to complete course work at their existing location around their schedule and making it ideal for a busy lifestyle.

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Details

Additional Admission Requirements
Liberal Studies Requirement
Associate Degree Transfer Block
Major Requirements
General Electives
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