Graduate Certificate in Management of Technology and Innovation

The Graduate Certificate in Management of Technology and Innovation focuses on organizational management and innovation/entrepreneurship processes. Students will explore broad technology strategies not only to maximize business applications, but also to launch and build new ventures.

Students must complete all of the required and elective credits from the course options below and are expected to maintain a cumulative grade point average of 3.0 or above. Courses completed as a non-degree student are not eligible for application towards the certificate requirements.


Certificate Requirements

The following requirements must be fulfilled: 12 credits, including 6 credits in required courses and 6 credits in elective courses.
ISTM 6222IS/IT Strategy and Implementation3
ISTM 6224Management of Technology and Innovation3
ISTM 6233Emerging Technologies3
One course selected from the following: *
ISTM 6204Information Technology Project Management3
ISTM 6223Technology Entrepreneurship3
ISTM 6234New Venture Financing3
ISTM 6239Technology Commercialization3

*Students may take other elective courses from the MSIST curriculum or from other departments with the advisor's approval.