MS, Technical Studies
The Master of Science (MS) degree program with an area of study in Technical Studies prepares working professionals to develop the research, analysis and critical evaluation skills necessary to support decision-making and problem-solving required to lead in technical professions. The 36-credit program is offered completely online and was designed for working professionals by experts from a range of technical industries.
The program can be completed in less than two years on a part-time basis and without the need for students to sacrifice their professional and personal responsibilities. Online courses are delivered asynchronously, so students can access and complete their assignments on their own schedule and set their own pace.
Graduates will master the fundamental philosophy of technology development and implementation to drive productivity and performance improvement with a focus on energy cost reduction and information management and security. The program also provides advanced learning in the modern tools of business management, leadership, applied science and technology.
|Area of Study Requirements||Credits|
|EUT-500: Renewable and Alternative Energy||3|
|APS-501: Human Performance Improvement||3|
|APS-502: Advanced Quality Analysis||3|
|CMP-500: Network Security||3|
NOTE: Students can also earn the Technical Studies track for the MS degree by completing any four graduate area of study courses offered by the School of Applied Science and Technology.
Leverage Your Training
Have you earned a professional license or certification, or acquired college-level technical expertise on the job? If so, it may be worth college credit. The University also offers a variety of other ways to earn credit, including transferring previous college credits, all designed around the needs of adult learners, like you.