Management Concentrations

Each student must select an area of concentration. The concentraion consists of 5 classes for a total of 15 credits.

 

Global Project Management

What is Global Project Management about?

The Global Project Management specialization is focused on Manufacturing, Construction, Supply Chain, and Business Process Management. The areas include the expertise of the engineering resource planning function such as Production Planning, Global Project Planning, Engineering Management, and Construction Planning and Control.

Who is it for?

Professionals who are interested in the field of complex Project Management, relationship facilitation and coordination between project teams and customers, and harmonizing the demands among project scope, time, expenditures and quality of the end product. Many students who select Global Project Management have undergraduate degrees in International Business, Civil Engineering, and Architecture, and are seeking a career focused more on corporate and project management fields.

Where Can It Take Me?

Career tracks begin with managing focused projects and leading to work on larger international and national projects. Global Project Management professionals would then transition into managerial roles and run Operations departments. Sustained career progress tracks to the COO position.

 

Business Analytics 

What is Business Analytics?

The Business Analytics specialization is focused on business development, solutions, product development and analysis of the customer requirements. Prized skills include expertise in business forecasting, project costing and accounting, business development, and structured solutions to customer complex business problems.

Who is it for?

Candidates who are interested in business solutions, consultation, business development and strategies, and infrastructure and planning management. Many students who select business analytics have undergraduate degrees in Engineering, Technology, and Applied Science and are seeking a career focused on business solutions development and management.

Where Can It Take Me?

The career track begins with managing focused projects as business analysts with technological, solution provider, governmental, and non-profit organizations. Business analysts then transition into managerial roles and lead business development teams. Sustained career progress tracks to the director of operations, COO and CTO.

 

Web Systems and Media 

What is Web Systems and Media?

The Web Systems and Media specialization is focused on the development of a revolutionized way of web applications and social media applications. They include expertise in marketing strategies, front end – user experience analysis, SEO (Search Engine Optimization) management, and working closely with development teams for final product design.

Who is it for?

Candidates who are interested in web development, graphics development, media and journalism, and online marketing strategy development. Many students who select Web Systems and Media have undergraduate degrees in Information Technology, Computer Science, Journalism, Graphic design, and professional and technical communications.

Where Can It Take Me?

The career track begins with work on focused projects as front end developer or content developer supporting web development teams. Web Systems and Media professionals then move into managerial roles, leading project development teams. Sustained career progress tracks to project lead and CTO.