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Bachelor of Applied Science in Technology Development and Management

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  • BAS icon smallBe a leader in technology

    Our Technology Development and Management bachelor's degree gives you a solid credential in the evolving field of technology management. You will receive a balance of technology and management education to make you a front-runner in today’s competitive environment. Through state-of-the-art delivery systems, we help you achieve your goals as a manager, improve productivity in your organization or become a strong and effective leader.

    Our program features

    • An accelerated learning environment with eight-week courses
    • A choice of learning environments: fully online or blended courses (a combination of online and classroom setting)
    • The most current technology and learning tools
    • Caring faculty members with outstanding credentials and industry expertise
    • Active Advisory Committee members who ensure the program matches current industry needs
    • Facilities that are centrally located in Pinellas County
    • Courses that are updated on a regular basis to include new and emerging topics
  • Specializations

    Our bachelor's degree is perfect if you already have an associate degree. Our curriculum is designed by faculty members, who have both management and technology industry expertise, and by our advisory committee members, who are passionate about their field. This degree offers subplans in the following:

    • Data Analytics
    • Cybersecurity
    • Project Management
    • Software Development
  • Admission requirements

    Admission Guide

    To be admitted to our Bachelor of Applied Science in Technology Development and Management degree program, you need:

    • 60 credits from a regionally accredited institution, including:
      • 15 credits of transferable general education courses 
      • ENC1101-Composition I or equivalent
      • A college Math Course: MAT 1033, MAT1100, STA 2023, STA 2023H or any MAC, MGF, MTG, MAS math prefix
      • 21 Technical Credits:
        • From current listing of acceptable certificates
        • OR from classes that begin with the following prefixes CAP, CEN, CET, CGS, CIS, CNT, COP, CTS with a Grade C or better
    • A cumulative grade point average of 2.0 on a 4.00 scale in all college classes
    • If you are interested in pursuing the Software Development sub plan you must complete one of the following:
      ·       Computer Programming and Analysis AS degree (CWPA-AS)
      ·       Computer Programmer Certificate (CPS-CT)
      ·       Computer Programming Specialist Certificate (CMPRG-CT)
      ·       Permission of the Dean
      If you are interested in pursuing the Data Analytics sub plan you must take STA 2023.

    Degrees that articulate  

  • With this degree you can:

    • Effectively lead and manage small- to medium-sized project teams
    • Execute, evaluate and manage projects
    • Develop and implement innovative technology solutions to enhance the profitability of an organization
    • Manage technology, security, information assurance and/or at-risk areas in an organization
    • Analyze and improve strategic processes across an organization
    • Protect information and technology resources and provide leadership to the organization to ensure security and reduce risks
  • Careers in technology management

    Technology development and management professionals are skilled at increasing businesses efficiency through technology solutions. Employment of computer and information systems managers is projected to grow 18 percent through 2020, as organizations switch to newer, faster and more mobile networks, requiring managers to help with the transition. Our program prepares you for the following careers:

    Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics