College of Science and Technology

M.S. In Technology Management

The Master of Science in Technology Management (MSTM) program provides graduate level education for highly motivated professionals concerned with the supervision of personnel across the technical spectrum and a wide variety of complex technological systems. This degree program is available both on-campus and online. Graduates of this program play leadership roles involving technology innovation, development and deployment of new technologies across a broad spectrum of industries, and decision-making to improve business performance. The program also offers a Professional Science Masters (PSM) concentration on Construction Science and Management (CSM). The PSM-CSM concentration is for professionals to take leadership roles in the construction industry. 

Careers

Graduates in our MSTM program find employment in manufacturing, electronics, construction, product design, and many other industries as well as government agencies.  Many students go on to earn their PhD degrees.

Examples of job titles include:
Chief Executive Officer
Chief Technology Officer
Product/Project Manager
Purchasing/Sourcing Manager
Quality Manager
Supply Chain Manager
Senior Business Analyst
Technology Manager/Researcher

Earning Potential:
Total incomes of MSTM graduates incorporate salary plus the potential for bonuses and profit sharing. Job responsibility and career experience are the biggest factors affecting pay for this group. Other factors include type of employer and geographic location. Typical salary range is from $65,000 to $200,000 or higher.

Contact Information:

Department of Applied Engineering Technology
Price Hall Suite 100
Email: aet@ncat.edu
Phone: (336) 334-7585
Fax: (336) 334-7704