Online Technology Management Degree Program Details
Online Technology Management Degree Program Outline
Our online bachelor's degree in business with a specialization in technology management is designed to provide an in-depth understanding of hardware/software, networking, databases, and security. You can explore how to implement teambuilding and leadership methods, manage projects, as well as analyze budgets and understand business functions. You will also examine how technology may affect a company’s future. With new technologies developing at an accelerating rate, an online information technology management degree can help you prepare to meet your academic goals in this field.
- Get credit for eligible work and life experience—including military service1
- Save time and money by transferring in up to 75% of eligible credit toward your program1
Requirements to complete a technology management degree online include general education courses, general electives, and core courses.
AIU provides students with convenience, flexibility, and support to accommodate busy lives. We offer full and part-time program options.
According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, employment of computer and information technology occupations is projected to grow 13 percent from 2016 to 2026.2
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1. Transfer credit is evaluated on an individual basis. Not all credits are eligible to transfer. See the University Catalog for transfer credit policies.
2. Bureau of Labor Statistics: U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook, Computer and Information Technology Occupations. https://www.bls.gov/ooh/computer-and-information-technology/home.htm (Visited July 24, 2019)
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Total tuition for this degree program may vary depending on your educational needs, existing experience, and other factors.
Technology Management Courses
ECON220 Microeconomics 4.5 ECON224 Macroeconomics 4.5 ENGL106 English Composition I 4.5 ENGL107 English Composition II 4.5 MATH125 General College Mathematics 4.5 UNIV103 Academic and Professional Success 4.5 UNIV106 Technology and Information Literacy 4.5 UNIV109 Interpersonal Communication 4.5 General Education Elective (1 Course) 4.5 Humanities (2 Courses) 9 Natural Sciences (2 Courses) 9 Total Credit Hours: 58.5
ACCT205 Principles of Accounting I 4.5 ACCT310 Managerial Accounting 4.5 BUSN105 Introduction to Business 4.5 BUSN150 Legal and Ethical Environment of Business 4.5 BUSN311 Quantitative Methods and Analysis 4.5 FINA310 Financial Management 4.5 MGMT305 Management Information Systems 4.5 MGMT310 Management and Leadership of Organizations 4.5 MGMT315 Survey of Human Resource Management 4.5 MGMT415 Global Operations Management 4.5 MGMT499 Program Capstone 4.5 MKTG205 Principles of Marketing 4.5 Total Credit Hours: 54
A combination of any 10 undergraduate courses
Total Credit Hours: 45
Prerequisites must be met for selected electives.
Students enrolled in the Fashion Marketing Specialization Option are required to take: FASH 212, Historical and Contextual Studies, as one of the Humanities requirements; and FASH 209, Fashion Cycle, in place of one General Elective.
General Business Administration TrackCredits
Total Credit Hours: 22.5
ITCO101 Discovering Information Technology 4.5 ITCO103 Introduction to Computer and Network Hardware 4.5 ITCO211 Introduction to Operating Systems 4.5 ITCO231 Introduction to Databases 4.5 ITCO251 Network Infrastructure Basics 4.5 Total Credit Hours: 22.5
Total Credit Hours : 180
Technology Management Classes Overview
For an Online Technology Management Degree, your classes may include:
Discovering Information Technology
This course introduces the student to the basics of computers. It addresses categories of computer knowledge, such as the Internet, hardware, software, applications, careers, and the future of computing.
Introduction to Computer and Network Hardware
This course is designed to provide the student with the opportunity to develop knowledge about microcomputers and basic network hardware. Topics may include desktop and portable systems, printers, input devices, and fundamental networking components and concepts.
Information Technology Security
This survey course covers information security concepts and mechanisms. Information security concepts reviewed may include data protection techniques, software security, information assurance process, enterprise network security, and attack types/countermeasures.
Network Infrastructure Basics
This course is designed to provide students with a conceptual overview of network infrastructure. Topics may include network configurations, network operations, segmentation through subnetting and wireless developments.
This course explores principles of project management to gain fundamental knowledge to enhance management outcomes including human resources management, communications management, scope management, quality management, scheduling/time management, cost and resource management, risk management, contract/procurement management, and project integration.
This course focuses on management of information systems. Topics include resources, information systems in an organization, social implications, and use and evaluation of common microcomputer software packages.
Introduction to Operating Systems
In this introduction to operating systems, students are exposed to contemporary desktop and mobile operating systems. Topics may include operating system support, functions, network requirements, virtualization, and basic maintenance.
Introduction to Databases
In this course, students will explore the fundamental concepts of database systems, leading to the rationale for today's dominance of the relational database model. In addition, the course will focus on designing and implementing a database, entering data, normalizing tables, and performing queries.
Introduction to Cyber Crime and Digital Investigations
This course is designed to provide students with an introduction to the concepts and systems involved in digital investigations and cybercrime. The course discusses recognized incident response policies and procedures for collecting, preserving, analyzing, and reporting digital evidence, cyber crime history, and current and future threats.
Management and Leadership of Organizations
This course examines the elements of management and leadership as they apply to modern organizations. Special emphasis is placed on organizational change, role of managers, and cultural differences found in today's management environment.
Management Information Systems
This course focuses on management of information systems. Topics include resources, information systems in an organization, social implications and use and evaluation of common microcomputer software packages.
The emphasis in this course is on applying and synthesizing concepts and techniques from all previous business/concentrations courses. The class sessions are designed to familiarize students with the many dimensions of business, with special emphasis on the area of specialization.
Course content subject to change.
Ways to Save on Your Online Technology Management Degree
This business program is programmatically accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP).
What is a Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) Degree with a Specialization in Technology Management?
AIU’s online BBA degree program with a specialization in technology management is designed to provide knowledge, skills, and abilities relevant for pursuing job opportunities in the technology field. This unique degree program is designed to provide a comprehensive understanding of hardware/software, networking, databases, and security. You will also study how to navigate project management, information technology security, and information systems.
How long does it take to earn a BBA with a specialization in technology management?
Our bachelor’s degree programs are designed as 48-month programs. However, many factors can impact your time to completion. The time it may take you to earn your BBA degree can be influenced by course loads proficiency and/or transfer credits, and breaks.
What kind of courses will I take to earn a degree in technology management?
As you work to complete your BBA in technology management, you will be immersed in courses such as: Introduction to Computer and Network Hardware; Network Infrastructure Basics; Introduction to Operating Systems; and Management Information Systems.
When can I begin my technology management classes?
Courses for the Bachelor of Business Administration Degree with a Specialization in Technology Management start approximately every five weeks. Your actual start date is based on several factors, including receiving academic and financial documentation.
How many credits are required to graduate from the technology management degree program?
The BBA degree program consists of 180 credits. You may be eligible for transfer credit, which is evaluated on an individual basis. Not all credits are eligible to transfer. Please see the University Catalog for transfer credit policies.
Why should I pursue a BBA with a specialization in technology management degree?
Upon earning your technology management degree, you will have had the opportunity to study business management competencies and information technology building blocks, as well as work hands-on to gain the know-how to employ IT for strategic advantage by applying team building and leadership skills, managing hardware and software, analyzing budgets, and understanding business functions.
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From grants to military service to transfer credits, see the variety of ways you can save time and money on your degree program at AIU:
- Scholarships & Grants – AIU offers a number of institutional scholarships and grants that can help eligible students offset the program cost and help reduce out of pocket costs
- Military Tuition Rate – AIU Online offers a 45% tuition reduction to active military undergraduate students and a 20% tuition reduction to active military graduate students, including members of the Reserves and National Guard
- Transfer Credit – AIU’s transfer-friendly policy lets you transfer in up to 75% of the qualifying credits you need toward your degree*
- Prior Learning Credit – You can receive credits for past college courses, military service, or work experience
For more information, visit AIU guides below:
- Financial Aid Guide – Our guide to financial aid can answer your initial questions and help you prepare to apply for financial aid
- Scholarships and Grants Guide – Learn about the scholarships and grants offered by AIU along with details about eligibility
- Transfer Credits Guide – This guide explores how to transfer your credits from other schools—and earn college credit for your past work and military experience
*Transfer credit is evaluated on an individual basis. Not all credits are eligible to transfer. See the University Catalog for transfer credit policies.
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