The University offers a bachelor of science (B.S.) in technology management that prepares
students for careers in supervision and management in a variety of technological fields.
The Technology Management Program focuses on the knowledge and skills needed to creatively
apply technology and human resources to solve problems. The program is designed primarily
as a bachelor degree-completion program for transfer students who have completed an accredited
associate of science (A.S.) or associate of applied science (A.A.S.) in industrial and engineering
technology related fields. In addition, the department offers a program of study for freshmen
or transfer students without an approved technical associate degree.
Coursework combines theory with practical skills in such areas as:
Creative problem solving
Health and safety
Industrial organization and functions
In addition, students complete the University's Foundational Studies Program, which provides the
knowledge students need in critical thinking, leadership, and interpersonal and communication skills.
Directed electives within the program can be used to complete a technical concentration or minor.
Students work with academic advisors to custom build a program of study based on their educational
backgrounds and future professional goals.
Courses in the major are taught by full-time professors who have actual work experience in the field.
The department offers small class sizes, which allow for individual attention. Coursework is centered
in the University's John T. Myers Technology Center, which has more than 20 state-of-the-art laboratories
filled with up-to-date equipment and supplies.
A number of activities and organizations are available that enable students to interact with other students and professionals in the industry.
These include the Society of Manufacturing Engineers (SME); American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME);
Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE); Institute of Packaging Professionals (IoPP); and Epsilon Pi Tau (the international honorary for professions in technology).
Special Note: The Technology Management Program is offered on the Terre Haute campus. The last two years are also offered
via distance learning through the University's DegreeLink Program.
The Technology Management Program provides the skills and knowledge required for professional management-oriented positions in a variety of technological fields.
Graduates are competent in supervision, quality control, production planning, workplace law,
project management, and a variety of other skills.
Many individuals and employers prefer a degree that offers a general preparation in technology and management.
The Technology Management Program is ideal for students seeking this type of flexible, broad-based bachelor
In addition, the Technology Management Program is accredited by the
Association of Technology, Management and Applied Engineering (ATMAE).
Financial Aid & Scholarships
Students have many sources of financial support for their studies, including financial aid, work-study programs, veterans' benefits, and special scholarships for entering freshmen and transfer students.
In addition, the College of Technology offers a variety of scholarships and awards.
For information about these awards, contact the College of Technology.
The Catalog of Indiana State University is the document of
authority for all students. The requirements given in the catalog supersede information issued by any
academic department, program, college, or school. The University reserves the right to change the
requirements at any time.