26 MAs in Technology Studies

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 te… Read more

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.

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IUBH University of Applied Sciences
Bad Honnef, Germany

Be it in a storefront retailer or an online shop, the finance sector or aviation, the travel industry or telecommunications; data affects business success in every industry se ... +

Be it in a storefront retailer or an online shop, the finance sector or aviation, the travel industry or telecommunications; data affects business success in every industry sector. A large amount of unstructured data collected needs to not only be stored but also analyzed and efficiently utilized. As a big data manager, it is your responsibility to generate strategic benefits from data. You will coordinate corresponding projects, and act as the interface between senior management, data engineers, and data analysts. You understand the principles of information management and artificial intelligence. You have a sense of new technologies and their applications in a business environment. And you are able to align those activities with the company’s strategy by understanding your management’s needs. Lastly, you will use your expertise to critically analyze current advancements in the industry, differentiate between short-lived trends and realistic solutions, and advise senior management accordingly. -
MA
Full-time
2 semesters
English
Mar 2020
Campus
 
Babeș-Bolyai University - Faculty of Economics and Business Administration
Cluj-Napoca, Romania

The master program focusses on the development of software development competences – for industry-oriented practitioners and industrial researchers, focusing on skills for wor ... +

The master program focusses on the development of software development competences – for industry-oriented practitioners and industrial researchers, focusing on skills for working in novel or emerging paradigms with state-of-the-art technologies, and, respectively, scientific research competencies – for those aiming to pursue a doctoral degree or a research-oriented career in either academy or industry, emphasis is placed on how to organize a scientific research effort, covering methodologies, literature analysis and dissemination guidance on the topics addressed by the program. -
MA
Full-time
2 years
English
Oct 2020
20 Jul 2020
Campus
 
The George Washington University - Elliott School Of International Affairs
Washington, USA

Developments in information technology, space exploration, and genetic modification, as well as advances in material science, are governed and shaped by institutions that set ... +

Developments in information technology, space exploration, and genetic modification, as well as advances in material science, are governed and shaped by institutions that set science and technology policy. This program equips its students to work at the forefront of policy affecting the science and technology arena. -
MA
Full-time
2 years
English
13 Jan 2020
Campus
 
The Citadel
Charleston, USA

The Citadel’s Master of Arts in Intelligence and Security Studies (ISS) prepares students to enhance national security through intelligence and homeland security leadership. B ... +

The Citadel’s Master of Arts in Intelligence and Security Studies (ISS) prepares students to enhance national security through intelligence and homeland security leadership. Best practices for intelligence collection and analysis and national security combined with current theory, research, and experience give students the background necessary to cultivate critical thinking, concise writing, and effective briefing. By introducing applicable management principles and policy analysis, the program fosters the leadership skills to successfully address security and intelligence challenges facing the United States. -
MA
Full-time
Part-time
English
Jan 2020
Online
 
Bath Spa University
Bath, United Kingdom

MSc Creative Computing has been designed to respond to this growing need within the creative industries. You'll undertake modules designed to enhance your understanding and ap ... +

MSc Creative Computing has been designed to respond to this growing need within the creative industries. You'll undertake modules designed to enhance your understanding and application of technology in a creative context while gaining essential skills in creative research, interdisciplinary collaboration and enterprise. -
MA
Full-time
Part-time
English
Campus
 
Beijing Institute Of Technology
Beijing, China

Software Engineering at BIT is in the forefront of national software programs and is a key program in the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology. The program, with so ... +

Software Engineering at BIT is in the forefront of national software programs and is a key program in the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology. The program, with software engineering as the key subject, includes software system development and software engineering management. -
MA
Full-time
English, Chinese
Sep 2020
Campus
 
SRH Hochschule der populären Künste (hdpk)
Berlin, Germany

Art & design meet technology: The MA in Computing and the Arts combines two of our most popular creative study programs to bring together what goes together: Media Design ... +

Art & design meet technology: The MA in Computing and the Arts combines two of our most popular creative study programs to bring together what goes together: Media Design and Audio Design. In the fields of creative programming, design thinking, and technology as well as design, art, and music we create a setup for success through a strong focus on practice-oriented study modules and real hands-on learning in cross-functional and interdisciplinary groups of highly motivated creative personalities. -
MA
Full-time
4 semesters
English
Campus
 
University of Applied Sciences Europe
Berlin, Germany

This new Master program “Innovation Design Management” is positioned right at the intersection of design and business. It wants to shape individuals who accept these complex, ... +

This new Master program “Innovation Design Management” is positioned right at the intersection of design and business. It wants to shape individuals who accept these complex, fast-paced challenges and who take an integrated approach with strategies that combine the best of design, business, and technology. -
MA
Full-time
2 semesters
English
Campus
 
Swansea University
Swansea, United Kingdom

Our MA Cyber Crime and Terrorism will expose you to the constantly changing nature of online crimes and criminal behaviour in order to understand the threats, trends, issues a ... +

Our MA Cyber Crime and Terrorism will expose you to the constantly changing nature of online crimes and criminal behaviour in order to understand the threats, trends, issues and responses in terrorism and cybersecurity as well as the crucial ethical questions. -
MA
Full-time
Part-time
English
Campus
 
Tallinn University of Technology
Tallinn, Estonia

The focus of the programme is on understanding digital technologies as the key driver of public and private-sector developments across the world, and how to make sure that dig ... +

The focus of the programme is on understanding digital technologies as the key driver of public and private-sector developments across the world, and how to make sure that digitisation brings about sustainable and green growth and development. -
MA
Full-time
2 years
English
Campus
 
Goldsmiths, University of London
London, United Kingdom

Immersive experiences, including virtual and augmented reality, are the most exciting new mediums to emerge in the 21st century.

Immersive experiences, including virtual and augmented reality, are the most exciting new mediums to emerge in the 21st century. -
MA
Full-time
Part-time
English
Jan 2020
Campus
 
Tufts University - Graduate School of Arts and Sciences
Medford, USA

In the Digital Humanities program, you will learn to build research projects that tackle questions across the whole field of premodern studies while using and developing new d ... +

In the Digital Humanities program, you will learn to build research projects that tackle questions across the whole field of premodern studies while using and developing new digital technologies. -
MA
Full-time
2 years
English
Sep 2020
Campus
 
Georgetown University - Graduate School of Arts & Sciences
Washington, USA

The CCT Program encourages students with different backgrounds and perspectives to work together to identify opportunities and challenges posed by new technologies.

The CCT Program encourages students with different backgrounds and perspectives to work together to identify opportunities and challenges posed by new technologies. -
MA
Full-time
Part-time
2 years
English
Jan 2020
Campus
 
University of Tartu
Tartu, Estonia

The programme educates specialists who are able to implement ICT solutions to management processes of enterprises.

The programme educates specialists who are able to implement ICT solutions to management processes of enterprises. -
MA
Full-time
2 years
English
Campus
 
University of Westminster
London, United Kingdom

We live in an age where almost everything of what we do is connected to data. Big data and datafication - the increasing transformation of multiple aspects of everyday lives i ... +

We live in an age where almost everything of what we do is connected to data. Big data and datafication - the increasing transformation of multiple aspects of everyday lives into digital data - pose great opportunities but also risks for contemporary societies. This new MA course addresses, explores and creatively utilises this transformation. We place an emphasis on current and future technologies and practices such as algorithms, artificial intelligence, big data, blockchain, data analytics and data mining, the Internet of Things, and others. -
MA
Full-time
English
Campus