Upon achieving a bachelor’s degree, many students choose to pursue a master’s degree in their given field of study because of the more specialized study—and increased career opportunities—that the degree provides. A master’s degree can take anywhere from one to two years to complete.
What is an MA in Technology Studies? Most technology master’s programs teach and train students how to create and manage innovations and provide in-depth knowledge on the analytical functions of management. The concepts of entrepreneurism, process optimization and research methods are often cultivated or at least addressed. Additionally, many programs give students an opportunity to take an internship during the final semester of the course of study after declaring an area of specialization.
There are myriad benefits of achieving an MA a technology field. Most students appreciate the versatility of the degree and the fact that it provides a practical foundation to many modern applied sciences. Technology studies are sometimes grouped with programs in science, mathematics and engineering. When these subjects are combined, they are generally known as STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics).
The costs of earning this type of degree vary by school, the geographic location of the school and the length of the program. Contact the admission office of the school you’re interested in directly for exact course and registration fees.
Graduates with an MA in Technology Studies go on to rewarding careers in both the public and private sector. Because of the broad nature of the degree, graduates find that their skills are marketable in a number of different fields. For example, graduates often work in the product development and marketing departments of companies or, armed with newfound entrepreneurial skills, they may decide to develop their own product or invention and go into business for themselves.
There are numerous opportunities to earn an MA in a technology field both in the United States and overseas. Many online opportunities also exist for the program, which is a good option for working professionals in particular, who comprise a significant number of those seeking this type of degree. To get started, search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.
With a master degree in International Management - IT Management you deal with the decisive factors behind the success of IT project management and acquire in four semesters the know-how that you need to become a sought after executive at the interface between business and IT... [+]
IT Management experts are equipped to tackle the leadership positions within high-tech environments combining their strategic and operational understanding of technology and how it can enhance essential business processes. [+]
Computer technologies and the IT professionals who manage them are vital assets in the business world. At Webster University, the master's degree in information technology management focuses on emerging technologies and the management of both IT and people engaged in computer technology enterprises. [+]
Computer technologies and the IT professionals who manage them are vital assets in the business world. At Webster University, the master's degree in information technology management focuses on emerging technologies and the management of both IT and people engaged in computer technology enterprises.
Graduate students gain an understanding of information technology as a management tool in facilitating the flow of information throughout the business enterprise. The master's degree in IT management program is designed for managers and others with similar responsibilities in the information technology field. IT professionals also fine-tune their computer skills in Webster University's graduate program through the study of the latest computer technology applications, business operations, and communication and management strategies used for technology centers.... [-]
DMGS' M.A. in Intelligence focuses on collection, analysis, analytical presentation, and counterintelligence in both the public and private sector. [+]
This course is designed to give you a critical analysis of issues of policy and regulation in the media, information and/or telecommunications/internet sectors, which may include links between policy and policy-making affecting media industries and telecommunications/internet and political, economic or social developments affecting markets, companies, technologies, institutions or international relations. [+]
At the George Washington University’s Elliott School of International Affairs, we offer a Master of Arts in International Science and Technology Policy that is one of the most prominent programs of its kind in the world. Our students receive more than just a classroom education in policy analysis, research methods, and issues in science and technology; they also learn about the global impacts of these policies and put them to practice in the Washington, DC, science and technology community. [+]
MA Innovation Management recognises the need to identify and verify opportunity. Where MBA and design management programmes analyse problems, this postgraduate course deploys connective and creative approaches to managing innovation in order to synthesise opportunities. [+]
The CCT Program encourages students with different backgrounds and perspectives to work together to identify opportunities and challenges posed by new technologies. [+]
Communication, Culture and Technology is an interdisciplinary Master of Arts Program focusing on challenges posed by new technologies in a range of fields, including research, government, politics, arts, media, communication, business, health, and medicine.
By cutting across institutional and disciplinary boundaries, students explore fresh solutions to complex problems. CCTers are prepared to bring innovative thinking and multiple conceptual tools to leadership roles in an ever-expanding information society.
At CCT, students cut across institutional and disciplinary boundaries to explore how we use media and technology to communicate from social, economic, political, and cultural perspectives. Faculty and students apply theory to practice in real world settings, keeping pace with a rapidly growing information society and engaging in digital innovation. ... [-]
The Master’s programme in Technology Governance and Digital Transformation leads to a technology-focused graduate degree in the fields of Public Administration, Innovation/Industrial Policy, Development Economics, and E-Governance. [+]
The programme educates specialists who are able to implement ICT solutions to management processes of enterprises. [+]
This programme takes graduates from many disciplines and provides them with the skills to plan, design, build and promote effective websites. It is designed for people who manage corporate websites, those who wish to start their own web business and those who would like to build a career in the web design industry. The design of excellent websites presents a notable intellectual challenge and, during the programme, students develop a modern, professional and 'real-world' approach. Our objective is to provide a balanced education in the three main aspects of web design and content management: technical, functional and aesthetic. [+]
The technical aspects of the teaching provide an understanding of the tools, technologies and principles used for the design and development of contemporary websites. This includes the creation of semantically correct markup, the separation of presentation from content (HTML and CSS) and compliance with web standards (W3C).
The functional aspects focus on the creation of websites with good information architecture that are accessible, useable and findable as a result of effective search engine marketing and optimisation (SEM/SEO). Students learn how people use the web, how they navigate web content and how they search for information. The aesthetic aspects of web design are considered in relation to graphic, artistic, typographic and business objectives, including corporate identity and branding.... [-]
MA in IT-Management Program joins contemporary tendencies of industry, business, management and theory of IT, integrating international practice and specific cases to enable its students to be open to process improvement and innovation. [+]
MA in Information and Communication Engineering [+]
The significance of information and communication technologies (ICT) in our society is constantly growing. Furthermore, internationalization and the flexible combination of businesses and their structures are key success factors for modern companies. [+]
The aim of the MA in Social Anthropology with Computing is to prepare you to apply appropriate computer-based methods to anthropological research at a relatively advanced and creative level. [+]