MBA in Management of Engineering & Technology
The Master of Business Administration in Management of Engineering and Technology program is designed to teach students techniques for effectively managing an organization's technical operations. Learn more about this Northcentral University MBA program here.
Official Program Name:
Master of Business Administration in Management of Engineering and Technology
School Offering Program:
Individuals interested in applying to this program may have a background in information technology, management information systems, or engineering, though this is not required. Courses in data analysis, performance management, and logistics could prove beneficial. Applicants to Northcentral University's online graduate programs should already possess a bachelor's degree; some programs may have additional requirements.
Individuals enrolled in the Master of Business Administration of Management of Engineering and Technology program have the chance to examine methods for improving the cost and production efficiency of businesses and how technological innovations can strengthen an organization's operational performance. Furthermore, the program is designed to develop participants' skills in risk assessment, quality assurance, time management, strategic planning, and project management. Prior to completing the program, participants will have the chance to complete a final project in which they will assess an industry-specific issue and offer a plausible action plan to address it. In addition, students will have the opportunity to learn to use Microsoft Project Professional.
Program Length/Total Credits Required:
Financial Aid Available:
Financial aid is available to qualifying students. Graduate students may apply for Federal Stafford Loan or the Federal Graduate PLUS Loan. Military personnel and veterans may qualify for special assistance or tuition reduction.
Tuition, Financial Aid & Start Dates
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Required Courses for a Master of Business Administration in Management of Engineering and Technology:
Program and course requirements are subject to change. Contact Northcentral University to confirm the most accurate information before enrolling in a program.
Foundation Requirements (18 credits)
- MBA 5102: Welcome to Changing Times - Business in the 21st Century
- MBA 5110: Managing People and Teams
- MBA 5121: Managerial Decision-Making
- MBA 5130: Managing Business Finances
- MBA 5140: Operations Management
- MBA 5150: Innovation and Marketing
Management of Engineering and Technology Requirements (9 credits)
- Students select four courses from the following list:
- MET 5000: Principles of Productivity
- MET 5002: Applied Systems Theory
- MET 5010: Quality Management
- MET 5016: Improving Productivity Through Technology
- MET 5017: Emerging Technologies
- MET 5020: Management of Technology
- MET 5023: Managing the Research and Development Organization
Capstone Course (3 credits)
- MBA 6010: Strategic Planning
Post Graduation Opportunities
Furthering Your Education:
While a Master of Business Administration in Engineering and Technology degree could allow graduates to qualify for a wide range of professional opportunities, some may opt to continue their training. In pursuit of a higher degree, students could be able to strengthen their theoretical knowledge of business and leadership practices. They could also develop their applied research skills through the completion of a scholarly thesis.
Samples of doctoral degrees that learners could pursue include, but are not limited to:
- Ph.D. in Technology Management
- Doctor of Business Administration
- Doctor of Management
Professionals who possess an MBA can be preferred by employers. Because of this, graduates could be able to find employment with multiple public and private organizations and in various business sectors. More specifically, graduates could find employment with manufacturing companies, product distributors, or consulting firms.
Job titles that graduates may be able to pursue might include:
- Quality assurance testing manager
- Project manager
- Senior business analyst