Program Overview

Georgetown University's online Master of Professional Studies in Technology Management provides technology professionals with a unique educational experience—coupling business management skills with technology knowledge—to develop the next generation of well-rounded senior technologists who are equipped and ready to meet the challenges faced by today's always-on companies and organizations. Students move their IT career forward by learning and developing proven techniques—including business as well as IT skills—to spearhead major technology initiatives and create cultures of innovation and engagement: - Master critical-thinking skills needed to analyze key business issues and develop creative solutions to business and technology challenges. - Maximize market, entrepreneurial, international expansion, customer service and revenue opportunities through technological innovations. - Hone the leadership skills required to influence entire organizations. - Manage organizational change in the context of technology deployments. - Avoid costly security breaches, data losses and data outages. - Create strategic advantages using emerging technologies such as Social Media, Big Data and Cloud Computing. Today's organizations need skilled and innovative chief information officers (CIOs) and other strategic information technology (IT) executives who can not only develop and deploy mission-critical technologies, but also ensure that those enterprise technologies have a transformational impact on organizations, employees and customers. The Master of Professional Studies in Technology Management program is geared to provide students with the tools and experiences needed to join the ranks of "big thinking" IT professionals who are leading customer-driven technological innovations that help organizations maximize their bottom lines. Program Features - Practical Business Application. Get exposure to hands-on, business-proven strategies and experiences, including the business management skills you need in the context of executing successful technological innovations for companies and organizations. - Flexibility. Pick your electives or follow a recommended concentration of study, including the new Health Information Technology track, one of the first programs in the nation devoted to the development of executive IT leaders in the health care industry. - Convenience.

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    Program Details

    Degree Level: Master

    Delivery Format: 100% Online

    Accelerated Degree: No

    Accreditation & Licensing

    Middle States Commission on Higher Education

    Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB)

    Requirements

    Must have a bachelor’s degree from an accredited university.

    School Overview

    Georgetown University is a private, not-for-profit, accredited university located in Washington, DC. Founded in 1789 by John Carroll, Georgetown is America's oldest Catholic and Jesuit University. Today, Georgetown is a major international research university. It has nine schools, an affiliated hospital and many highly-ranked graduate programs.

    Georgetown University Online
    Since 1970, Georgetown University's School of Continuing Studies (SCS) has rolled out online formats for several programs. Look for online Masters degrees in some in-demand fields such as Nursing, Real Estate & Business. Find the same quality academic content in both on campus and online programs.

    Mission, Vision and Values
    Georgetown's mission and values reflect the Jesuit tradition of educating the whole person. The University fosters a setting where students can develop through reflection, service and inquiry.

    Financial Aid
    Georgetown University accepts financial aid applications from graduate students throughout the academic year. Students who apply for federal financial aid need to submit a FAFSA. Eligible students may be able to receive loans or grants. The Georgetown University Graduate School may offer limited scholarships, assistantships and fellowships. These are based on academic qualifications.

    To remain compliant with federal VISA regulations, international students are not eligible to take courses exclusively online. Georgetown University is not yet able to offer online formats in every state for every online program.

    Start Dates
    Programs may have specific start dates based on academic semesters. For example, MPS degree programs start in Fall, Summer and Spring Semesters.

    Faculty
    Georgetown University has over 1,450 full-time and 1,050 part-time faculty. Among Georgetown's instructors are former diplomats, public health officials, economists, scientists, CEO's and other industry experts. Across the disciplines, faculty members hold advanced degrees from the Ph.D. and J.D. to the M.A., M.B.A. and M.Ed., among others. 

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