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Technology Management, Minor

Requirements

The Technology Management Minor will provide students the opportunity to explore many aspects of technology management, including project management, quality assurance, and creativity, as well as become more aware of the issues surrounding technology. This background will also benefit such students in their quest for employment, since project management and its related skills are highly sought after by employers.

Total Program Credits: 21

Discipline Core Requirements: 15 Credits
  TECH 3000 Introduction to Technology Management 3
  TECH 3400 Project Management 3
  TECH 3850 Quality Assurance in Technology 3
  TECH 4000 Reliability Engineering and Safety 3
  TECH 4420 Organization Information Technologies 3
Elective Requirements: 6 Credits
Select 6 credits from the following: 6
  TECH 3010 Creativity Innovation and Change Management (3.0)  
  TECH 3700 Materials Management (3.0)  
  TECH 405G Global Ethical and Professional Issues in Technology (3.0)  
  TECH 4200 Technology Marketing and Customer Relationship Management (3.0)  
  TECH 4400 Advanced Project Management (3.0)  
  TECH 497R Independent Study (1.0)  

Graduation Plan

This graduation plan is a sample plan and is intended to be a guide. Your specific plan may differ based on your Math and English placement and/or transfer credits applied. You are encouraged to meet with an advisor and set up an individualized graduation plan in Wolverine Track

Milestone courses (pre-requisites for a course in one of the subsequent semesters) are marked in red and italicized.

Semester 1 Course Title Credit Hours
TECH 3000   3
T.M. Minor Elective  3
TECH 4420   3
  Semester total: 9
Semester 2 Course Title Credit Hours
T.M. Minor Elective  3
TECH 3400   3
TECH 3850   3
TECH 4000   3
  Semester total: 12
  Degree total: 21

Department

Name:

Technology Management

Location:

GT 616

 Telephone:

801-863-8137

Email:

UVUTechManagement@uvu.edu

Web Address:

uvu.edu/tm

Chair:

Angela Trego

 
 

Mission Statement

The mission of the Technology Management department is to provide academic degrees in technical and operations management relevant to the global economy. Our courses provide appropriate knowledge and skills through engaged learning, hands-on activities, scholarship investigation, ethical responsibility, creativity, and lifelong learning. Students will be prepared for professional careers in management and entrepreneurship as well as provided with a strong foundation for advanced academic study. Our graduates will also be prepared to contribute to their employers and communities through leadership, service, and a concern for the environment.

 
 

Technology Management

Advisor: Carrie Peterson

 
 

Faculty

Pauli Alin(2016)

Assistant Professor

Department: Technology Management
Faculty



B.A., M.Soc.Sci., Communication, University of Helsinki; D.Sc., Industrial Engineering, Aalto University, Finland.

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Cheryl Hanewicz(2005)

Professor

Department: Technology Management
Faculty



B.S., Individualized, M.A., Liberal Studies, Ed.D., Education in Educational Leadership, Eastern Michigan University.

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Armen Ilikchyan(2015)

Assistant Professor

Department: Technology Management
Faculty



B.E., Mechanical Engineering, Institute of Technology-Russia; M.I.T., Industrial Technology, Bowling Green State University; Ph.D., Technology Management, Indiana State University.

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Kyle Merrill(2016)

Lecturer

Department: Technology Management
Faculty



B.S., Statistics/Quality & Production, M.S., Statistics, Brigham Young University.

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Susan Thackeray(2015)

Assistant Professor

Department: Technology Management
Faculty



A.A.S., B.S., Multi-media Communications, Utah Valley State College; M.Ed., Education, Instructional Technology, Utah State University; Ph.D., Education, Curriculum, Teaching & Learning, Northeastern University.

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Angela Trego(2013)

Assistant Professor

Department: Technology Management
Department Chair, Faculty



B.S., M.S., Ph.D., Mechanical Engineering, Brigham Young University.

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Justin Zsiros(2016)

Lecturer

Department: Technology Management
Faculty



B.S., M.S., Ph.D., (ABD), Manufacturing Engineering, Brigham Young University.

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