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Western Kentucky University

Technology Management

Major in Technology Management

Bachelor of Science Degree

Technology is defined as any tool or operating system designed to improve the efficiency, quality and competitiveness of an organization. Technology Management (reference number 575) at Western Kentucky University is a 2+2 program designed specifically for students who currently hold a certificate or associates degree from a technical school, two year college or 4 year institution. The TM program is a capstone program that provides a two year management emphasis for those working toward a supervisory position in industry. Graduates are empowered to obtain a position of leadership in business, industry or workforce development in support of innovation and global competitiveness.


Career Opportunities

Graduates obtain employment in a wide variety of positions, some job titles of graduates include:

Specialty                                             Average Salary

Technology Educator                                  $51,910

Industrial Plant Manager                            $89,190

Systems Manager                                       $120,950



You can see detailed course descriptions by clicking the WKU Course Search link to the right. In the dropdown box, choose the appropriate subject area and click "Go".

AMS 271          Industrial Statistics

AMS 310          Work Design/Ergonomics

AMS 35            Systems Design &Operations

AMS 371          Quality Assurance

AMS 390          Project Management

AMS 394          Lean Manufacturing

AMS 430          Tech Mgmt/Supervision/Team Bldg

AMS 490          Senior Research

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